The party has improved upon its last time’s tally of 64 to 140, winning Chandrapur and Wardha, emerging as the single largest party in Buldana and Gadchiroli.
With this, the BJP has held on to power in the second capital of the state for the third consecutive term.
Khadse deposed for cross-examination for at least five hours before the committee here on Wednesday.
Senior leaders say the ruling party may not get more than 80-85 seats.
The raids were conducted jointly by Revenue and police officials following The Indian Express expose.
Facing rebellion from cadre, 75% turnout and infighting in Cong could help BJP
No arrest as those carrying out mining at the sites managed to flee, say cops
Risaldar openly voiced his discontent over “injustice” meted out to those from the RSS cadres.
Israel Khan grows arhar as an intercrop in alternate rows with soyabean and cotton.
A 300-strong specially sanctioned force of State Reserve Police has been deployed to provide protection to the mining operation.
In Nelgunda, one of Maharashtra’s worst Naxal-affected regions, a school is encouraging young minds to walk the path to freedom.
The VCA claimed that the police had raised no such objections till the matter regarding the free passes came to a head.
The tiger, whose gender is not known, has apparently moved again in the Shivni and Karwa areas of Tadoba-Andhari Tiger Reserve buffer.
In the initial complaint filed in the case, it was alleged that the commandos detained the women and raped them on the intervening night of January 20 and 21.
The claim that the two girls were raped by police officers was made by Gadchiroli tribal activist Sainu Gota and his wife Sheela, who are also in police custody.
In the latest incident in the series of attacks beginning January 8, a 60-year old woman Manda Dandekar was killed by a tiger near Mohali village in the Shivni range just adjacent to Tadoba-Andhari Tiger Reserve Wednesday morning.
We will now initiate strict legal action against those who made such baseless claims.” Shivaji Bodkhe I-G (Gadchiroli range)
The police also dismissed the misbehaviour charges as a “regular method” of Naxal propaganda.
The other two members of the team are Wildlife Institute of India (WII) scientist Qamar Qureshi and Wildlife Crime Control Bureau (WCCB) Joint Director Kamal Datta.
Jai has been missing since April last year and has been untraceable due to the failure of his radio collar, which was fitted by Wildlife Institute of India experts.
The DDHS order was the fallout of a case of alleged graft by Holi, who was arrested in 2008 for allegedly misappropriating funds worth over Rs 8 lakh. Holi was facing a probe in the matter.
The bill in question was raised on December 28, 2016, for medicines supplied during the Winter session of the state legislature.
Sink animals are those that venture out of their protected areas, thus reducing their chances of survival
The court of Principal, District and Sessions Judge S S Shinde fixed the next hearing for January 23, when the defence is expected to begin its final arguments.
Ashwani Mahajan said that among the experts invited for the session are Abhijit Sen, Sanjaya Baru and S Gurumurthy.
The only government participation at the Juvi bridge was in the form of police protection.
A senior official said that Naxals were under heavy financial stress following demonetisation.
The most spectacular drop was witnessed in the most suicide-prone Yavatmal district.
The case has now been posted for further hearing on January 9.
Ratan Tata first went to the Reshimbag complex of the RSS that has memorials of founder Hedgewar and his successor M S Golwalkar.
The police had booked Abhilash and Rohit for attempt to murder following their assault on Sunny Bamrotwar.
Sources said that hundreds of Maoists descended upon the area around noon. They drove out around 300 labourers loading iron ore before setting the vehicles afire.
The defence would commence its arguments on January 3.
“I think it is important to gauge people’s perception about their safety and hence we should have something like index of safety perception to measure it,” said CM Devendra Fadnavis
By providing POS machines to traders, we will help farmers buy farm inputs without cash,” CM Fadnavis said.
The investments have come mainly from Japan, England, Mauritius, USA and The Netherlands.