The girl told the police that her mother had forcibly married her off when she was just 15 and lived in Ankisa village.
Leaders like NCP’s Praful Patel and state Congress chief Ashok Chavan stated that the two parties could together wrest power in 2019.
Pawar said, “He should be ashamed (laj vatli pahije) of raising suspicion against former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, whose integrity is doubted by none in the world.”
Earlier, an offence was registered against BJP leader Ajay Yanganti at Gadchiroli on Sunday for rape (376 of the IPC), sexually exploiting children (Prevention of Child Sexual Offence) and Prevention of Child Marriage Act.
Thousands of NCP workers and supports participated in the procession that had begun at Yavatmal on December 1. When it entered the city in the meeting, it was held up by the police near airport.
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Over the past three months, Nana Patole has been targeting BJP governments in Maharashtra and the Centre in general and Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis in particular.
Nana Patole had denounced the BJP over a host of issues, including farmers' distress and alleged that it was repeatedly ignored by the Prime Minister.
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The encounter comes following a spurt of violence by Naxalites over the last ten days. All seven bodies have been recovered from the site.
“I am determined to stay till all the demands are met. The excuse about NAFED purchase is not valid as BJP-ruled states like MP and Gujarat have been procuring produce through their own procurement systems. Why can’t the Maharashtra government do it?” Yashwant Sinha said.
Rebek BJP MP Nana Patole said leaders like Arun Shourie, Shatrughna Sinha and Varun Gandhi may also join the agitation.
The Centre feels that there is a limitation to the efficacy of Central Paramilitary Forces in these areas, said a senior official
The issue has been under discussion in the various state-Centre meetings that have taken place from May this year and a definite plan is likely to be finalised in a meeting later this month in Delhi, according to the official.
A letter issued by Directorate of Medical Education and Research to MMC pointed out that three doctors were practicing privately at Yavatmal by going on medical leave.
With this, since November 20, Naxalites have killed three civilians and two policemen, and injured three civilians and two policemen.
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Three days ago, a sub-adult tiger was found dead near Mul in Chandrapur district.
Pawar was addressing party workers at Chandrapur on the second day of his four-day Vidarbha visit.
The entire staff, particularly women, ran out in panic. The protesters then called the company’s business head Sonal Khurana, who arrived only to get an earful from them.
Gadkari announced that the state government would raise a Rs 25,000-crore project on 800 acres at Heti (Kundi) village in Vidarbha, to be carried forward with the help of Ramdev’s Patanjali group.
In a submission to the Special Investigation Team (SIT) set up by the Maharashtra government to probe the deaths, CCFI alleged that blaming the deaths on pesticides was a campaign by “foreign-funded” NGOs.
Nana Patole, however, kept dodging queries regarding his possible voluntary exit from the party.
The turnout prompted Maharashtra Pradesh Congress Committee (MPCC) president Ashok Chavan to publicly praise Brahmapuri Congress MLA and former minister Vijay Wadettiwar for successfully organising the event.
The tigress, nicknamed Ravina, was found dead near the carcass of a wild pig in a field near Maroda village.
Meanwhile, the Electricity and Forest officials have decided to carry out joint awareness campaigns in the 150 critical villages against illegal power fencing.
The probe report by the CICR makes no mention of the illegal seeds of what is known as herbicide resistant (HT) cotton as being responsible for the pesticide deaths.
While one event is to highlight the BJP's failures, the other event is to "celebrate birth centenary of late PM Indira Gandhi.”
Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis, Union Surface Transport, Shipping and Water Resources Minister Nitin Gadkari, French Minister for Armed Forces Florence Parly, French Ambassador to India Alexandre Ziegler, Ambani’s mother Kokilaben, wife Tina and son Anmol were present on the occasion.
Their meeting, which lasted for about 60 minutes, was described by Gadkari’s personal staff as “courtesy call”
Sometime between 3 and 4 am on Saturday, two-year-old T27-C1 died after coming in contact with an electrified wire put out by a farmer to keep away wild boars.
As reported earlier, the tigress after staying put in the Bor buffer area for many days had started moving out and had returned to the sanctuary again over the past 2-3 days after traversing a distance of over 500 kilometres.
The tigress was caught from Brahmapuri forest in Chandrapur district in July and was released in Bor sanctuary in Wardha district after she had killed two persons and injured four. It was captured after the HC had quashed the first shoot order issued then
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Addressing a press conference in Nagpur on Monday, Tiwari said over 40 farmers have died while over 2,000 were hospitalised due to passive inhalation of pesticides in Vidarbha and Marathwada.
Since July 19, 18 farmers have died in Yavatmal and 14 in surrounding districts in the cotton growing belt of the state. The two fresh deaths have been reported from Nagpur and Akola.
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