The ban could be extended to some districts of North Maharashtra and Western Maharashtra, which too are facing a water crisis.
This other project, which the Maharashtra government is working on simultaneously with the London plan, will span 12. 5 acres along the Mumbai seashore.
Sources said the CM has instructed officials to ensure no projects are stuck because of shoddy or incomplete rehabilitation.
All the eight districts of Marathwada and six districts of Vidarbha facing agrararian crisis are being provided subsidised food grains.
Taking a cue from from Hardik’s rally, voices in the Congress-NCP have emerged to revive the issue of Maratha and the Dhangar reservations.
The projects entailing a substantial capital expenditure would be undertaken through private and public partnership.
“The increasing cry for reservation across states is an outcome of a political threat perceived by these ruling castes from OBCs making inroads in politics,” said Prakash Ambedkar.
The low water levels in dams and the IMD warning of no rains next week forced the state government to issue an advisory to officials across Marathwada to allow dam water only for drinking purposes.
It will be taken up aggressively to replace chemical fertilisers: Khadse
The state government has also decided to hold a special cabinet meeting in Marathwada next month.
Administration will issue guidelines to prevent mismanagement.
Ex-CM says govt should revisit formula for determining FRP.
The officials are well versed with Marathi, deployment will also help solve manpower shortage faced by investigating agency.
While Sharad Pawar hosts the banner of third front at Centre, at home he is facing a divide within his own organisation and flak from small allies.
Industry representatives back CM, say inclusive development goal will see him through.
Project will involve satellite mapping and physical measurement of land across 40,000 villages.
In the interview, Bhagaiah said the response from college students and IT professionals has been huge.
Yavatmal, Buldhana, Amravati, Jalna, Parbhani, Nanded, Aurangabad, Beed and Jalgaon are the districts shortlisted for the textile hubs.
CM Devendra Fadnavis has given instructions to expedite the projects and urged the Maharashtra State Textile Corporation and Maharashtra Industrial Development Corporation to coordinate.
The district hit by recurring droughts has 22 sugar factories. Sugarcane crushing in this district is second highest in the state.
There is a shortage of 25,000 metric tonne fodder in Marathwada region and alternative models are being promoted.
Devendra Fadnavis said, “The centre’s decision to defer the land bill will not have any adverse impact on projects in Maharashtra.”
Marathwada, worst hit by drought, requires around 25,000 metric tonnes of animal feed daily
The concept of a private smart city, may open up gates for more private players to come forward with proposals to build similar cities across Maharashtra.
According to the government, 80 per cent of the incense sticks used in the country is imported from abroad at a cost of approximately Rs 3,500 crore per annum.
The registration fee for minority institutions is a meagre Rs 550. The government intends to raise it to a minimum of Rs 2,500.
Low water level in dams coupled with poor rains in five districts compounded the water crisis.
Foxconn chose Maharashtra over other states because it has a leading financial centre, and is home to quality talent and software-hardware integration facilities, Gou said after signing the MoU.
The project, issued through a tender, was awarded to Bangalore-based Kyathi Climate Modification Consultants, in collaboration with a similar firm from the United States.
Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Thursday issued instructions to bring these down further to 25 and asked six departments to coordinate in the endeavour.
The reports from almost all districts say farmers are set to advance the sowing of Rabi crops to the end of August or early September.
Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis Wednesday held a meeting with NABARD chairman Harsh Kumar Bhanwada to discuss the role of a nodal bank to strengthen the cooperative banks.
Health Minister Deepak Sawant has expressed reservations over the medical standing of acupuncture.
All cases, including paid, pending, and new connections, should be cleared by December 2016, said the CM.
According to the latest caste census data, 63,713 households in Maharashtra have manual scavengers.
After Memon’s death, the AIMIM has found an outpouring of support on social media from the Muslim community.
A chronicle of imperial rule in 19th century India, largely through the life and times of a clan of redoubtable Lowland Scots.