The Maze of Maratha Manoos7 min read 09 Aug 2018, 10:46 AM IST
The Marathas are not going to get the benefit of a quota anytime soon. Problem is, no one is willing to bell the cat
Kolhapur/Pune/Mumbai: If changes in the language and leitmotif of a movement convey the mood of its main actors, the Maratha mobilization in Maharashtra would qualify as one of the most eloquent case studies in contemporary India. In two years, the movement has mutated from the Maratha Kranti Muk Morcha (Maratha revolutionary silent march) of 2016, which chief minister Devendra Fadnavis celebrated as an ideal agitation, to the Maratha Kranti Thok Morcha (Maratha revolutionary hit march).