Gujjar agitation for reservation continues, heres what govt is planning

With the Gujjar agitation having commenced, all eyes are now meeting between a ministerial panel headed by Rajasthan Tourism Minister Vishvendra Singh and Gujjar leader Kirori Singh Bainsla on Saturday afternoon.

The Gujjars have yet again began their agitation on railway tracks in Sawai Madhopur district demanding reservation.

The three-member committee, comprising Health Minister Raghu Sharma and Social Justice and Empowerment Bhanwar Lal Meghwal will visit the rail tracks.

The team will also be assisted by IAS Neeraj K Pawan

Earlier, Gujjar leader Bainsla along with his supporters started an agitation on the railway tracks.

They were demanding five per cent reservation to Gujjars, Raika-Rebari, Gadia Luhar, Banjara and Gadaria communities in government jobs and educational institutions.

The ongoing agitation has affected the train movement with 14 trains being cancelled and four trains being diverted between Sawai Madhopur to Bayana section-Nimoda to Malarna block section in Kota Division of Western Central Railway.

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