Maharashtra BJP Government Passes 16% Maratha Reservation Bill 2018

Reservation Politics in Maharashtra

Maharashtra Assembly on 29th November (Thursday) unanimously passed 16% Maratha Reservation Bill 2018 for Marathas under Socially and Educational Backward Category. The Maratha Reservation Bill 2018 provides for Reservation of seats for admission in educational institutions Job in Government services to Marathas who have been decalred as Socially and Educationally Backward Class in Maharashtra .

Key Points of Maratha Reservation Bill 2018

  • The bill Provides 16% reservation to Marathas in Educational Institutions and Public Job
  • Currently 52% seats in the State are reserved , Maratha Quota will take it to 68%
  • Earlier, this year , Marathas were declared a Socially and Educationally backward Community .

Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis Reaction on Maratha Reservation Bill 2018

Mass Reaction against the Maratha Reservation Bill 2018 on Twitter

Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis :

Media Report on Maratha Reservation Bill 2018

Prior this year, the Marathas, a politically persuasive network that frames 30 percent of the state’s populace, were announced a retrogressive network following their long-standing interest.

The report said contrasted with the 24 percent populace in the express that are underneath the destitution line, the BPL rate among the Marathas stand high at 37%. Around 71 percent are landless and minimal ranchers, 70% live in kuccha houses.

The state government driven by Devendra Fadnavis made a move after dissents by the network took a rough turn in July and August.

The upsurge of Marathas, a to a great extent agrarian network to which a huge area of Maharashtra government officials have a place, had begun a year ago, with its individuals battling that the legislators had not done much for them. The youthful detachment asserted on account of standard and different advantages, even the Scheduled Castes and Tribes were in an ideal situation.

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