Marathas stage massive show of strength

In a massive show of strength, lakhs of members of the Maratha community – men and women, cutting across ages, of different financial profiles – walked on the streets of Mumbai, the commercial capital of the country, demanding among things reservation to the community. This is the first-ever silent Maratha Kranti Morcha in Mumbai – and the 58th across Maharashtra which coincided with the 75th anniversary of 1942 Quit India Movement when Mahatma Gandhi gave the clarion call of  ‘Karenge Ya Marenge’ (Do or Die).Raising slogans like ‘Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj ki Jai’ and ‘Ek Maratha, Lakh Ma
Source: DH