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Vibhore Tata

Vibhore Tata

Asked on 27 June, 2019

What is the Maratha Reservation Bill?

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The Maharashtra state government passed the Maratha Reservation Bill last year. As per this bill, Marathas were given 16% reservation in jobs and education.

Harini Venkatesan

Harini Venkatesan

Asked on 27 June, 2019

What did Bombay High Court say in its order?

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Bombay High Court upheld the bill but said 16% wasn't justifiable and asked the government to bring it down.

Tejas Banerjee

Tejas Banerjee

Asked on 27 June, 2019

Who delivered the verdict?

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The verdict was pronounced by a division bench of Justices Ranjit More and Bharati Dangre.

Chirag Jindal

Chirag Jindal

Asked on 27 June, 2019

Why did Maharashtra government give reservation to Marathas?

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The Maharashtra government gave reservation to Marathas saying they have been neglected for long.

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