State uses quota card again, Lingayat sect to get OBC status Friday, 29 August 2014 - 6:33am IST | Place: Mumbai | Agency: DNA Dhaval Kulkarni The Congress and NCP are using the quota card with alacrity to get an edge over others during the assembly elections ... DNA, 3 days ago
Now, Lingayats in OBC bracket - Asian Age, 3 days ago
OBC status for Lingayat sub-castes in Maharashtra - The Hindu, 3 days ago
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The Maharashtra cabinet on Thursday approved inclusion of ten sub-castes in the 'Lingayat' community in the OBC category and also recommended the Centre to grant minority status to the community. Similarly, a go-ahead was also given for setting up of the ...Zee News, 4 days ago Inclusion of 10 sub-castes in 'Lingayat' community approved Business Standard, 4 days ago Maharashtra cabinet inclusion of 10 sub-castes in 'Lingayat' community in OBC category DNA, 4 days ago
In July, the Congress-NCP ruled state government in Maharashtra announced 16 percent reservation in government jobs and education for the politically powerful Maratha community and 5 percent reservation for Muslims. The post Pre-poll bonaza: Maharashtra plans ...First Post.com, 4 days ago Maharashtra government puts reservation ball in Narendra Modi's court DNA India, 1 week ago Government plans reservations for 36 communities Asian Age, 2 weeks ago Demands for quotas escalate DNA India, 1 month ago
Maharashtra government today decided to constitute a committee headed by senior minister Dilip Sopal to examine demands of the Lingayat community for reservations and granting minority status. Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan told reporters after the cabinet ...Business Standard, 2 weeks ago Maharashtra government sets up committee to study demand of Lingayat community for reservations DNA, 2 weeks ago
In separate meetings conducted by leaders of both communities recently, it was decided that a joint morcha will be taken to the district collectorate on a date which will be finalized in the next few days.Times of India, 1 month ago
The AllIndia Veerashaiva Mahasabha onSunday said that it would be forced to take up an agitation against the Congress and the State government if Lingayats continue to be "sidelined." The Mahasabha, in a press release signed by its secretary KNJayalingappa, ...Deccan Herald, 2 months ago
The absence of Lingayats and Vokkaligas in the Congress list of nominations to the Council has resulted in resentment in a section of the party. Not a single Lingayat or Vokkaliga figures in the Congress list of direct nominations and also among the four ...Deccan Herald, 2 months ago
08:01 pm Mumbai: The Maharashtra government plans to recommend to the Centre, the inclusion of castes like Halba, Lingayat and Dhangar in the Third Schedule of the Constitution of India, official sources said here today. The issue was raised during ...The Freepress Journal, 1 month ago Maharashtra Wants Halbas, Lingayats in Third Schedule Outlook, 1 month ago Maharashtra to seek inclusion of Halbas, Lingayats in Third Schedule Economic Times, 1 month ago Tribals protest against government Asian Age, 1 month ago
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The much-delayed caste census that is dubbed to throw up the reality of the socio-economic status of communities in the State will be held from November this year. The two-month exercise, being taken up at budgetary allocation of Rs 117 crore, will cover each ...Deccan Herald, 18 hours ago
Actor Amol Kolhe who shot to fame for his portrayal of Shivaji Maharaj in a Marathi daily soap as well as in a Hindi daily soap will be seen playing both Shivaji Maharaj and Sambhaji Maharaj in the play 'Bhagwa' directed by Vijay Rane. Amol will ...Times of India, 1 day ago
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