Aims to take on the ruling NCP-Congress combine in the PMC in the 2017 elections.
After 4 years, city’s chances of getting a minister look bright.
Patil was pitted against BJP candidate Ajit Ghorpade, a former NCP leader recently inducted into BJP.
BJP bags all eight constituencies in Pune city.
Patil was pitted against BJP candidate Ajit Ghorpade, a former NCP leader recently inducted into the BJP.
The lesser-known candidates of all eight constituencies likely to take advantage of the breakup of BJP-Sena & Cong-NCP alliances.
Big task ahead for voters with all parties aggressively campaigning for the multi-corner contests in all constituencies in Pune city.
‘Government gets upset when reminded of promises they have not fulfilled’
She also said that BJP and Shiv Sena's only intention is to spread hatred on the basis of region, language, religion.
Shetti said he would work towards bringing the Sena back in the alliance after the Assembly elections.
The BJP has taken its campaign to the level of that in the Lok Sabha elections, with a meticulous plan constituency by constituency.
Ever since its inception in 1999, the party’s mainstay has been this region.
"The common people brought me into politics. This time too they will see me through, with a higher margin than before," said Patil.
Meanwhile, the efforts to contact Kalmadi did not yield result as his staff said the leader was busy with family matters.
The NCP was dealt another blow when Swabhimani Shetkari Sanghtana’s (SSS) Punjabrao Patil also withdrew his nomination from the seat.
Shiv Sena candidate Parshuram Wadekar said the party ignored his claim for ticket, which compelled him to join the Sena.
In Kothrud, BJP candidate Medha Kulkarni visited the slum area in the Assembly segment.
Mankar had contested the Assembly election in 2009 as an Independent candidate.
335 candidates file papers on last day; actual number who choose to remain in poll fray to be known by Oct 1 - last date of withdrawal of names
In the 2009 Assembly elections, the Shiv Sena-BJP alliance won four seats and the Congress-NCP alliance won three
Nimhan was accompanied by only two corporators, his son Chandrashekhar Nimhan and Mukari Algude, at the press conference.
The Sena had lost the Vadgaonsheri seat by 33,000 votes and Pune Cantonment by 37,000 votes.
Meeting in Mumbai today to take final call.
Karad South has been a Congress stronghold with sitting legislator Undalkar getting elected seven times from the seat.
In the previous election, the NCP had fielded Sachin Taware in Parvati Assembly segment but he lost to Misal by 18,000 votes.
Realising that it’s now or never in politics, sitting PMC corporators who aspire to take a plunge in state politics by contesting the Assembly elections are giving a tough time to sitting legislators by seeking party tickets. Of the eight Assembly seats in the city, three are represented by BJP legislators, two each by the […]
Shirole has failed to deliver on any of his promises, blames state govt for blocking proposals
Sunil Andhale, said they were aware of the inconvenience to citizens.
There will be short films on Pune’s historical importance and Pune as a tourist destination.
BJP’s Girish Bapat, NCP’s Bapu Pathare and Cong’s Vinayak Nimhan face open opposition from within their parties
The report urges implementation of recommendations of ASSOCHAM for women working in BPOs and ITES.
Chavan said the Congress and the NCP would jointly campaign during the state Assembly polls.
I followed the protocol in Mumbai. But the function at Nagpur does not involve any protocol issue, said Chavan.
The project cost has increased by Rs 686 crore in a year and Rs 2,885 crore in five years.
However, Dodke immediately submitted a proposal to reconsider the decision.
On Tuesday, as many as 84 aspirants appeared before the senior BJP leaders.