In his plea filed through his counsel Anil Sakhre and Joel Carlos, Patil had challenged an extended inquiry into the incident, and also a recent amendment brought about by the Maharashtra government that extended the time limit for concluding an inquiry against cooperative societies
Ajit Pawar alleged that an SMS was being circulated among the police officials appealing them to contribute Rs 2,000 each for creating a corpus fund for defending the police personnel arrested for allegedly beating convict Manju Shette in the Byculla women’s prison.
Ajit Pawar demanded that the Shiv Sena-controlled Mumbai municipality must loan Rs 60,000 crore to the government to meet the farm loan waiver bill. The municipality, which is the country’s richest civic body, has Rs 61,500 crore in fixed deposits. Taking a veiled dig at Uddhav Thackeray, Pawar said that this single move would propel Shiv Sena to popularity in the rural heartlands.
The re-appointment of Rajya Sabha MP Vandana Chavan has not gone well with a faction of leaders. As a protest, they have been staying away from party meetings raising concern among the top leadership.
The Centre had not approved the Metro rail project, despite the PMC completing all the necessary formalities, Pawar said.
The government claimed that the total restructured loan amount was to the tune of Rs 11,000 crore and that over 21 lakh farmers would benefit.
Earlier this year, the state cabinet had cleared an amendment to the Maharashtra Cooperative Act, which called for disenfranchisement and suspension of incumbent directors of DCC banks.
MNS chief Raj Thackeray too slammed the state government’s move on Saturday.
Notices were issued to Pawar and 43 other directors of various DCC banks after the recent amendments in the Cooperative Act.
At a press conference Thursday, Kadam said Ajit Pawar has given the nod for Aswani’s nomination for the standing committee’s chairman post.
Congress city president Abhay Chhajed on Wednesday said his party was hopeful that the NCP candidate who has filed his nomination for standing committee chairman’s post would withdraw from the fray.
Notices have also been issued to 43 other directors of various DCC banks, who may find themselves losing their directorship and be barred from standing for elections for the next two terms.
Pune Municipal Corporation inaugurates project to reuse sewage water for irrigation.
He said he had all along cooperated with the ACB and would continue to do so.
A quasi-judicial inquiry finds him and 76 others responsible for alleged financial loss of over Rs 1,000 cr