The uproar began after legislators from the ruling alliance objected to few ‘unparliamentary’ words in Congress leader Bhai Jagtap’s speech.
28 Jun 2019 2:20 AM
Sudhir Mungantiwar has proposed Rs 1,000 crore for development of Dhangar community and Rs 200 crore for OBC Corporations.
19 Jun 2019 6:37 AM
College staff to get salary as per 7th Pay Commission.
06 Mar 2019 2:43 AM
Schemes of tribal dept to be applicable to Dhangars.
03 Mar 2019 3:29 AM
The Dhangars are currently included in the Vimukt Jati Nomadic Tribe (VJNT) category, but they have been demanding ST status for long.
02 Mar 2019 3:36 AM
Fadnavis was replying to queries raised over reservation to Dhangar community by Congress legislator Sharad Ranpise among others.
30 Nov 2018 1:42 AM
The Bharatiya Janata Party had assured the Dhangar community that it would grant them reservation in the ST category if voted to power.
27 Nov 2018 12:31 AM
The state Legislative Council was also adjourned due to noisy scenes over the same issue.
27 Nov 2018 12:28 AM
Earlier in the day, the House had been adjourned twice for ten minutes.
23 Nov 2018 12:20 AM
There are now five major communities in the state asking for a change in reservation category or reservation itself.
17 Nov 2018 1:17 AM
The Dhangars are currently included in the Vimukt Jati Nomadic Tribe (VJNT) category, but they have been demanding ST status for long now.
31 Oct 2018 2:01 AM
Ahead of the Lok Sabha and Assembly elections next year, the issue of Dhangar reservation has become more sensitive.
11 Oct 2018 2:00 AM
He stated that Dhangad community exists in Madhya Pradesh and Jharkhand and some parts of Maharashtra.
16 Aug 2018 2:55 AM
The Dhangar community has been demanding reservation under the 'scheduled tribes' category for almost a decade now.
14 Aug 2018 1:41 AM
The Maratha stir for reservation has been going on for the last two years and now it has reached a boiling point.
11 Aug 2018 2:41 AM
The community will begin a statewide strike from September 1.
31 Jul 2018 6:29 AM
Ambedkar has decided to extend a hand to the community.
17 May 2018 2:01 AM
The Prithiraj Chavan-led government brought out an ordinance to give reservation to Muslims, which was rejected by the court.
10 Dec 2016 6:20 AM