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Updated : 2 months ago IST
Jammu (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], December 24 (ANI): In the first-ever District Development Council elections in Jammu and Kashmir, 38 persons from the Gujjar community have been elected, said a survey by Tribal Research and Cultural Foundation, a community-supported organization of Gujj
Updated : 6 months, 1 week ago IST
Udhampur (Jammu and Kashmir) [India] Aug 20 (ANI): The Indian Army distributed 350 COVID kits to the Gujjar and the Bakarwal communities at various districts of Jammu and Kashmir, said the Defence public relation officer (PRO) on Thursday.
Updated : 10 months ago IST
Dehradun (Uttarakhand) [India], April 28 (ANI): Chief Secretary Utpal Kumar Singh held a meeting with officials and directed them to collect data on the number of Van Gujjars, their family members and animals in the state.
Updated : 1 year, 7 months ago IST
Dhoke (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], July 17 (ANI): An unit of the Indian Army, the 40 Rashtriya Rifles (RR) is running a summer school for children of Gujjars and Bakerwals here.
Updated : 2 years ago IST
Sawai Madhopur (Rajasthan) [India], Feb 14, (ANI): A day after the Rajasthan Assembly unanimously passed a Bill to give 5 per cent quota in government sector jobs and educational institutions to Gujjars and other four nomadic communities, Gujjar leader Kirori Singh Bainsla, on Thursd
Sawai Madhopur (Rajasthan) [India], Feb 13 (ANI): Rajasthan government on Wednesday passed the Gujjar Reservation Bill, allowing five per cent reservation to the community for government jobs and educational institutions, said state deputy Chief Minister Sachin Pilot.
Padampur (Rajasthan) [India], Feb 11 (ANI): As the Gujjar agitation entered its fourth consecutive day on Monday with demands for 5 per cent reservation, Rajasthan chief minister Ashok Gehlot said protesters should shun violence and voice their demands to the Centre.
New Delhi [India], Feb 10 (ANI): As many as 13 trains were diverted, short terminated or cancelled on Sunday in the wake of the agitation by Gujjars who have blocked tracks on a section of the North-Western Railway in Rajasthan demanding a higher quota.
Jaipur (Rajasthan), [India], Feb 8 (ANI): The Gujjars on Friday staged a 'rasta-roko' dharna at the railway tracks in Rajasthan's Swai Madhopur district, demanding implementation of the 5 per cent reservation that was promised to them by the state government.
Updated : 3 years, 2 months ago IST
Jaipur (Rajasthan) [India] December 21 (ANI): The Rajasthan Government on Thursday approved one percent reservation for 'Gujjars' and four other backward castes.