Maharashtra revenue minister Chandrakant Patil said meetings were being held by a cabinet sub-committee to ensure the law to provide reservations to Marathas is within the legal and constitutional framework.
Maratha reservation: Prepare to celebrate on 1 December, says Devendra Fadnavis after commission submits report
The report has reportedly made favourable recommendations on the demands of the Maratha community for reservation in government jobs and educational institutions, without disturbing the quota granted to Other Backward Classes (OBC).
Activists belonging to the Sakal Maratha Kranti Mahamorcha have decided to launch a hunger strike in Mumbai from 2 November against the Maharashtra government.
Maratha quota stir: Schools, commercial units to remain shut in Pune tomorrow due to Maharashtra bandh
Schools and colleges as well as plants of several companies will remain shut in Pune in view of the bandh called by Maratha Kranti Morcha
Amid Maratha quota stir, Devendra Fadnavis meets Narendra Modi in New Delhi to apprise him of issues in Maharashtra
Fadnavis' visit also comes after the BJP's stunning victory in the Sangli Municipal Corporation, the bastion of the Congress and the NCP, and Jalgaon Municipal Corporation.
NCP chief Sharad Pawar says Maharashtra govt should decide upon Maratha reservation demand without touching existing quotas
NCP president Sharad Pawar on Saturday said the Maharashtra government should not tamper with the existing reservations while deciding on the Maratha community's demand for quota.
Over 60 vehicles, including public transport buses, were vandalised and torched by protesters during violence in Chakan, an industrial hub 40 kilometres from Pune, where life is slowing signs of returning to normal.