CM Shinde Breaks Indefinite fast of Maratha Communist Activist Manoj Jangre

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Maratha Quota Stir: CM Shinde Assures Efforts For Reservation

Maharashtra CM Eknath Shinde assured to make efforts and increase human resources for the panel responsible for issuing certificates to Kunbi community for the Maratha Reservation. Notably, the assurance came after Maratha community activist Manoj Jarange Patil withdrew his indefinite fast and granted two months for the Shiv Sena… read-more

Fri, 03 Nov 2023 - 09:45 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Maratha Reservation, Eknath Shinde, Maratha Communist Activist, National news, protest

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Maratha Reservation Which Led To Violence In Maharashtra Is Old Demand

The demand for Maratha Reservation is long pending demand, that has led to raging violence across Maharashtra, saw a long legal battle with the Supreme Court in 2021, that resulted in the court calling the issue "unconstitutional". A curative petition mentioned before the bench of Chief Justice of India DY Chandrachud for urgent listing last month, is set to be heard in due course by the Supreme Court.

Wed, 01 Nov 2023 - 08:03 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Maratha Reservation, violence, Supreme Court, Maharashtra Government, Maharashtra News

Courtesy: India Today

Prakash Solanke's House On Fire

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NCP Leader Prakash Solanke's Home Set On Fire, Visuals Surface Online

The Maratha Reservation movement is gaining momentum as violence and stone-pelting videos go viral on social media platforms. Protestors attacked the house of NCP MLA Prakash Solanke in Maharashtra's Majalgain in Beed district. The crowd also set vehicles on fire, as they were angered over his remarks on the hunger strike by pro-quota activist Manoj Patil. Meanwhile, Congress lashed ruling BJP, saying, "What is the Home Minister doing?"

Mon, 30 Oct 2023 - 02:33 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: NCP leader, Prakash Solanke, Maharashtra Quota, Maratha Reservation, protest

Sambhaji Raje, descendant of the Maratha Warrior King Shivaji Maharaj

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MP Samabhaji Raje Announces Movement For Maratha Quota From June 16

After cancellation of Maratha reservation, Rajya Sabha MP Sambhaji Raje has announced to start agitation from the Shahu Maharaj Samadhi Sthal on June 16. On the 348th coronation anniversary of Shivaji Maharaj, his descendant Sambhaji on June 6 addressed a crowd at Raigad. Raje said, the protest will be for the 70% poor from the community. Notably, the SC, terming the Maratha quota as ‘unconstitutional’ nullified it on May 5.

Sun, 06 Jun 2021 - 08:35 PM / by Aditi Chavan

Tags: Shivaji Maharaj, Sambhaji Raje, Maratha Reservation, SC Verdict, Agitation

Courtesy: Times of India