Maharashtra's Maha Vikas Aghadi government has proposed to extend five per cent reservation to Muslims in educational institutes said, Minority Affairs Minister Nawab Malik today.
The state government will ensure that a legislation to this effect is passed soon, the minister informed the State Legislative Council.
He also assured the House of taking “appropriate action” in this regard before beginning of admissions in schools. Mr.Malik from Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) also said that they are planning to make reservations in jobs
Though the government led by Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray has not yet announced how they plan to go about it.