The administration has suspended 2G/3G/4G information web providers, WhatsApp, Fb, Twitter and different social media (besides voice calls) within the wake of the Gujjar Mahapanchayat referred to as right this moment. The suspension of providers got here into impact from midnight of October 16 and can keep in place until midnight on October 17th in Bayana, Weir, Bhusawar and Rupwas of Bharatpur district.
In accordance with a letter issued by the Divisional Commissioner, Bharatpur, web providers to authorities places of work will proceed uninterrupted throughout this era by way of BSNL broadband.
The letter mentions that the momentary motion has been taken with a view to keep away from deterioration of regulation and order within the area owing to the Gujjar Mahapanchayat.
The state authorities sources have indicated that the proposed Gujjar Mahapanchayat to be held on October 17, 2020, is towards the spirit of the Rajasthan Excessive Court docket’s directives and coronavirus pointers.
The proposed Gujjar Akrosh Mahapanchayat has been referred to as on October 17 on the calls for of Gujjar reservation at Adda village close to Pilupura within the state.
In accordance with the Excessive Court docket’s directives issued in 2007, the Mahapanchayat can solely be held after an enterprise has been submitted to the District Collector.
Additionally, as per the Nationwide Catastrophe Administration Act and Rajasthan Epidemic Ordinance, 2020, through the COVID-19 disaster a congregation of greater than 100 folks couldn’t be held within the state.
Rajasthan authorities on October 26, 2018, handed a invoice which elevated the Different Backward Lessons (OBC) quota from 21 per cent to 26 per cent.
In December 2018, the Rajasthan authorities additionally permitted one per cent reservation for Gujjars and 4 different backward castes (OBCs).
These communities are getting one per cent separate reservation beneath the authorized restrict of 50 per cent reservation meant for the most-backward class along with OBC reservation.
(With PTI inputs)