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Rajasthan govt introduces 5 pc quota Bill for protesting Gujjars, 4 other castes

Press Trust of India  |  Jaipur 

government Wednesday introduced a bill in the Assembly to give a five per cent quota in jobs and educational institutes to Gujjars and four other communities agitating for it.

Gujjar leaders were yet to call off their protest, saying they are awaiting a concrete proposal from the government, indicating that they wanted the bill to be passed first.

Gujjar leader and his supporters have blocked the railway tracks in district and several highways, demanding the quota in government jobs and educational institutes.

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First Published: Wed, February 13 2019. 14:35 IST