Maharastra: The Nationalist Congress Party has urged 5% reservation for the Muslims in education. NCP leader Majeed Memon on Tuesday wrote a letter to state chief minister Devendra Fadnavis demanding five percent reservation for Muslims in education, along with the reservation of the Marathas, 5 per cent reservation to Muslims in the field of education should also be considered,” Memon said in the letter.
He further said that the reservation would also help in eliminating the educational and economic backwardness of the society.
Memon, the Nationa secretry of the NCP, underlined that his party fully endorsed the demand for reservation to the Maratha community.
Memon also said that he urged to CM on the same issue in september 2015 but no progress has been made on this issue.