Tag: Devendra Fadnavis


Supriya Sule demands Devendra Fadnavis quit for ‘rescuing’ juvenile Porsche driver

Maharashtra Dy CM Devendra Fadnavis. FIle | Photo Credit: PTI Nationalist Congress Party (Sharad Pawar) and Baramati Member of Parliament Supriya Sule demanded Maharashtra Deputy Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis’ resignation on Thursday, over the May 19 Porsche car accident case in Pune. She wanted to know who was responsible for putting pressure on the police after the mishap.Casting aspersions on Mr. Fadnavis, Ms. Sule sought to know why he went to Pune after the accident.Suspicious bailTaking indirect potshots at her cousin Ajit Pawar who is also Maharashtra’s Deputy Chief Minister and Pune’s Guardian Minister, she alleged that Vadgaon Sheri MLA Sunil Tingre of the Ajit Pawar faction of the Nationalist Congress Party “helped in bailing” the under-aged driver.Incumbent Baramati MP Ms...

Four killed and 39 injured in Dombivli boiler blast incident, says Thane Municipal Corporation

A screenshot taken from a video grab which shows fire breaks out due to a boiler explosion in a factory located in the MIDC area in Dombivli. Photo: X/@ANI At lease four persons were killed and 39 injured following an explosion and major fire in the Dombivali boiler blast incident, said Thane Municipal Corporation, on May 23A reactor exploded at Amudan Chemical Company located in Phase 2 of Dombivli MIDC area around 1.40 pm, they said.Reports of 3 to 4 back-to-back blasts in nearby factories coming in. The entire area is covered with smog, the residential area could feel the brunt of it as the window glasses shattered. Maharashtra Deputy Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis took to X and said, “Arrangements have been made for treatment of injured and more ambulances have been kept ready. I...

Cops will fight to get Porsche teen tried as adult: Fadnavis | India News – Times of India

PUNE: Maharashtra deputy CM Devendra Fadnavis expressed "shock and surprise" on Tuesday evening regarding Pune Juvenile Justice Board's (JJB) "lenient" order releasing the 17-year-old driver involved in Sunday's fatal Porsche crash under bail conditions such as writing a 300-word essay on road accidents and assisting RTO officers for 15 days."We feel JJB's order ended up raising many questions in society at large.JJB took a lenient view of the matter and, hence, the order needed to be reviewed," Fadnavis told reporters after meeting top Pune police officers to review the investigation into the crash that killed 24-year-old software engineers Aneesh Awadhia and Ashwini Koshta from Jabalpur in MP around 2.30am Sunday.In its order Sunday, JJB directed the teenager to visit the Pune RTO to ...

PM Modi Holds Roadshow In Mumbai, Maharashtra CM Eknath Shinde, Deputy Fadnavis Present

Ahead of the fifth phase of polling for the Lok Sabha Elections, Prime Minister Narendra Modi along with Maharashtra Chief Minister Eknath Shinde and Deputy CM Devendra Fadnavis held a roadshow in Mumbai. #WATCH | Prime Minister Narendra Modi conducts a roadshow in Mumbai's Ghatkopar area. Maharashtra CM Eknath Shinde, Deputy CM Devendra Fadnavis are also present. — ANI (@ANI) May 15, 2024 During the roadshow, the prime minister campaigned for the Bharatiya Janata Party leader Mihir Kotecha, who is contesting from the Mumbai North East constituency in the Lok Sabha polls. Source link

‘Credit for split’ in Shiv Sena and NCP should be given to Uddhav Thackeray, Sharad Pawar, says Fadnavis

In a no-holds-barred conversation with The Hindu, Mr. Fadnavis said if credit is due to anyone for the split in the Shiv Sena and the Nationalist Congress Party, it should be given to the leaders of the respective parties— Uddhav Thackeray and Sharad Pawar.When asked about Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s claims in his speeches that businessmen Adani and Ambani are funding the Congress, the BJP leader said: “Perhaps they might have given them (money), which is what he is saying…” Here are the excerpts from the interview. The BJP claims they have a panna pramukh (representative for all voters mentioned on each page of the electoral list) in each ward, but why was there a low voter turnout? An unnecessary narrative has been circulating suggesting a low voter turnout. However, in the majori...

‘Shankaracharyas Will Purify Ram Temple After I.N.D.I.A. Forms Govt’: Maha Congress Chief

Maharashtra Congress President Nana Patole stirred controversy with his statement proposing the ‘purification’ of the Ram Mandir amid the ongoing Lok Sabha elections. Patole said that if the grand old party’s I.N.D.I.A bloc is voted to power they would undertake the purification of the entire Ram Temple. He remarked that Shankaracharyas had opposed the consecration of the deity and that all Shankaracharyas would "purify" the Ayodhya Temple.  “Shankaracharyas were opposing this (pran pratishtha). All the four Shankaracharyas will purify the Ram Temple. Ram Darbar will be established in that place. It is not Lord Ram's idol there, but the child form of Ram Lalla," Patole said. Patole, speaking to ANI on Wednesday, said, “In Ayodhya, the Ram Darbar will be ...