Saamana executive editor Sanjay Raut said the BJP had also promised to close down casinos ahead of the 2012 polls. “However, it conveniently forgot this promise,” he added.
“The decision to release water for Daund and Indapur was taken after considering all aspects. The water would be discharged till May 19,” said Saurabh Rao, district collector.
The Sena claimed that had the same thing been done by the Congress the BJP would have branded them unpatriotic.
As per 2011 census, there are 12 lakh elderly people in the city and 21 per cent among them, live below the poverty line.
Says builders creating class divide.
“It is easy to demolish the Adarsh building, but the question is whether the decision of the lower court stands in the higher court. In our country, there is one justice for the rich and one for the poor,” Shiv Sena editorial said.
At BJP functions, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis talks about development, says the state will be drought-free by 2019.
Vinaj Jalandhari, chief of Shiv Sena Hindustan (North) claimed that Kamboj had not enacted any ‘drama’ and is being implicated by the cops in a false case.
Kamboj, son of Shiv Sena North president Vinay Jalandhari, was reportedly attacked by two bike-borne assailants on February 16 near Shiv Jyoti Park, where he was going to fetch his children from school.
“We must make a distinction between electoral strategy and participation in government” — this was the overriding sentiment when The Indian Express spoke to a host of Sena ministers and officials.
There’s no use of stop-start talks, said Shiv Sena.
The Uddhav Thackeray-led party can criticise BJP as much as it wants, but only after regaining its diminishing self- respect, it said.
Earlier on April 22, Shiv Sena members staged protests against Pakistani singer Ghulam Ali, who came to collect an award at Mahuva town of Bhavnagar district.
“Modi is campaigning for elections in West Bengal and Assam. But people of Marathwada will not forget that he did not hear their cries,” Shiv Sena said.
DIG Ludhiana range S K Kalia said two unidentified bike borne armed youths fired at Gupta near his office at Lehari road chowk and fled.