The Gujjar Dharna on rail tracks led to the cancellation of 12 trains and diversions of 22.
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Gujjar Dharna: 5 trains cancelled while 15 diverted, 2 State Exams postponed; Check details
Members of Gujjar community in Rajasthan’s Sawai Madhopur have continued their protest over the issue of reservation which has led to chaos and disturbances in daily schedule of the citizens. The Gujjar memebers have demanded the implementation of the 5 per cent reservation that was promised to them by the Rajasthan government.[Read More…]
Sawai Madhopur: Gujjars begin quota stir, block Delhi-Mumbai rail route
Jaipur: Blocking the tracks on the Delhi-Mumbai rail route, the Gujjar community on Friday began its agitation for five per cent reservation in state jobs and educational institutions. Members of the Gujjar Sangharsh Samiti (GSS) had called a mahapanchayat earlier in the day. Soon after, the GSS members went to[Read More…]
Rajasthan government approves 1% reservation to 5 communities
Vasundhara Raje-led BJP government in Rajasthan has approved one per cent reservation to five communities including Gujjars under the most backward classes (MBC) category on Monday, July 2. The mandate came after Gujjar leaders threatened to stage a protest during Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s upcoming visit to Jaipur. The BJP[Read More…]