Navi Mumbai: Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis on Sunday said that Maratha community should get reservation. Fadnavis added that a large section of the community is lagging in terms of social and economic progress." I will fight for change till I am CM, " promised Fadnavis.
The statement assumes importance in the backdrop of state-wide Maratha agitation following rape of a minor girl in Ahmednagar district. The ongoing agitation has been termed as Maratha Arab Springs by some Maratha leaders.