Jat quota

Quota in education, jobs: Jats threaten to launch protest if demands not met

The All-India Jat Aarakshan Sangharsh Samiti (AIJASS) on Thursday threatened to launch a protest if the government fails to give reservation in education and government jobs to members of the community by October 14.

Oct 05, 2017, 22:45 PM IST
Jat quota stir reaches Delhi from Haryana; avoid THESE areas while travelling

Jat quota stir reaches Delhi from Haryana; avoid THESE areas while travelling

Roads leading to Jantar Mantar were packed with Jat agitators from Uttar Pradesh, Haryana, Uttarakhand, Delhi, and Punjab, giving a tough time to motorists and commuters.

Mar 02, 2017, 13:14 PM IST
Quota stir: Haryana Jats to take protest to Delhi today

Quota stir: Haryana Jats to take protest to Delhi today

Violence during the Jat agitation in February 2016 left 30 people dead and over 200 injured.

Mar 02, 2017, 09:13 AM IST
Haryana CM Manohar Lal Khattar offers to form panel to resolve Jats' quota issue

Haryana CM Manohar Lal Khattar offers to form panel to resolve Jats' quota issue

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Wednesday offered to set up either a legislators' panel or a government one under himself to resolve the agitating Jats' demand for quota in state jobs and educational institutions.

Mar 01, 2017, 23:20 PM IST

Jat stir: CBI files FIRs in arson on Haryana minister's properties

At least 30 people were killed and properties worth crores of rupees were destroyed in Haryana during the violent quota agitation by Jats in February 2016.

Feb 15, 2017, 14:49 PM IST

Protesting Jat leaders to meet govt committee tomorrow

Members of All India Jat Aarakshan Sangharsh Samiti, which is spearheading the ongoing jat quota stir in Haryana, will meet representatives of the government-appointed committee tomorrow at Panipat for talks, even as the agitation entered its 13th day today.

Feb 10, 2017, 19:11 PM IST

Jat quota agitation spills over into Delhi

The ongoing Jat agitation in Haryana seeking reservation in education and government jobs spilt over into the national capital today.

Feb 08, 2017, 17:49 PM IST

Issue of Jat quota will be dealt with legally: Haryana CM

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Wednesday said the issue of quota for the Jat community will be dealt with in a legal manner only and hoped that the stay on the bill granting them reservation will be vacated soon.

Feb 01, 2017, 22:59 PM IST
Jats hold a sit-in in Gurugram for reservation

Jats hold a sit-in in Gurugram for reservation

The protesters handed over a memorandum to Gurugram Deputy Commissioner Hardeep Singh demanding reservation in jobs for Jats.

Jan 29, 2017, 19:15 PM IST
Haryana recommends CBI probe into Jat stir violence

Haryana recommends CBI probe into Jat stir violence

The Haryana government has recommended a CBI probe into the incidents of arson and violence during the Jat agitation for reservation in Rohtak, including the attack on the residence of state Finance Minister Capt Abhimanyu.

Aug 19, 2016, 10:53 AM IST

Jat stir: Haryana to provide 100 percent rebate in property tax

In a major relief to all those whose properties were damaged during Jat quota stir in February, the Haryana government has decided to provide hundred percent rebate in property tax for residential, commercial, institutional and other properties.

Jun 23, 2016, 16:27 PM IST
Jat quota agitation ends today as All India Jat Arakshan Sangarsh Samiti calls off protest

Jat quota agitation ends today as All India Jat Arakshan Sangarsh Samiti calls off protest

The 14-day Jat quota agitation ends on Sunday with the All India Jat Arakshan Sangarsh Samiti ( AIJSS) calling off the protest

Jun 19, 2016, 09:02 AM IST

Jat stir: Prohibitory orders remain in force in Delhi

Most of the areas, in which prohibitory orders were imposed, are either located in the border areas near Haryana or inhabited by large number of people belonging to the Jat community.

Jun 06, 2016, 14:15 PM IST
Jat quota agitation: Protests resume, security tightened in Delhi-Haryana border areas

Jat quota agitation: Protests resume, security tightened in Delhi-Haryana border areas

In the wake of Jat leaders in Haryana launching fresh stir over quota, prohibitory orders were imposed in several parts of the national capital, covering over one-fourth of the city, Delhi Police said.Haryana launching fresh stir over quota, prohibitory orders were imposed in several parts of the national capital, covering over one-fourth of the city, Delhi Police said.

Jun 06, 2016, 09:35 AM IST

Section 144 imposed in Gurgaon ahead of Jat stir

Ahead of the proposed Jat quota agitation from June 5, Gurgaon administration today clamped down on the gathering of five or more persons by issuing prohibitory orders under Section 144 of CrPC with immediate effect.

Jun 03, 2016, 21:28 PM IST
Reservation row: All India Jat Aarakshan Sangharsh Samiti to challenge stay on quota in SC today

Reservation row: All India Jat Aarakshan Sangharsh Samiti to challenge stay on quota in SC today

All India Jat Aarakshan Sangharsh Samiti (AIJASS) is all set to challenge the interim stay on the Jat reservation quota by Punjab and Haryana High Court in the Supreme Court on Wednesday.

Jun 01, 2016, 10:08 AM IST

Haryana Jats to renew job quota protests from June 5

New Delhi: The Akhil Bharatiya Jat Aarakshan Sangharsh Samiti (ABJASS) on Sunday announced resumption of their agitation for job quota in Haryana from June 5.

May 29, 2016, 21:49 PM IST
Quota row: Jats to not hold protest till April 3, give March 31 ultimatum to Haryana govt

Quota row: Jats to not hold protest till April 3, give March 31 ultimatum to Haryana govt

The Jat delegation, which met Haryana Chief Secretary and state DGP to hold discussion over reservation bill, on Friday said that they are not satisfied with the draft bill.

Mar 18, 2016, 16:17 PM IST
Haryana govt expected solution to Jat issue through talks: Rajnath Singh

Haryana govt expected solution to Jat issue through talks: Rajnath Singh

The Haryana government expected a solution to the Jat quota issue to emerge out of the talks with community leaders but the protests took a violent turn, Home Minister Rajnath Singh said on Wednesday, defending the Centre and the Haryana government on the handling of the agitation.

Mar 09, 2016, 14:17 PM IST

Haryana to introduce bill for Jat quota in coming Assembly session

The Haryana government will introduce a bill in the state assembly in the forthcoming session to grant reservation to five communities, including the Jats, Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar said on Saturday.

Mar 05, 2016, 19:21 PM IST