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Wary, Pachpute connects with people

With elections in a few months, he was initially uncertain of his participation in the wari this year.

Somaiya says state allowing Ponzi scheme operators

BJP leader Kirit Somaiya claimed Thursday the state government and Maharashtra Police Economic Offence Wing (EOW) were reluctant to crack down on 26 Ponzi companies that have allegedly raised Rs 10,000 crore from 10 lakh investors promising high returns.


‘KG to PG’ scheme for tribal students: Pachpute

Minister for Tribal Affairs Babanrao Pachpute announced here on Thursday that an ambitious project “KG to PG” has been chalked out for tribal students to bring them into mainstream.

Maharashtra secretariat inferno destroys offices of CM,ministers

Over 5,000 rescued,no casualties,11 injured; 21 fire tenders battle blaze for over 4 hours.

Fire in Maharashtra Mantralaya building in Mumbai injures 11

The fire gutted three floors of the building,including CM Prithviraj Chavan's office.

Bullocks in tow,villagers reach minister’s ‘darbar’

On Tuesday,about two dozen farmers from villages surrounding Ahmednagar city marched to the district collectorate along with their bullock carts where Distict Guardian Minister and State Tribal Development Minister Babanrao Pachpute was holding a Janata Darbar.


Maharashtra govt plans education hubs for Naxal areas

The Maharashtra government is planning to start “KG to PG” educational hubs for tribal students in areas affected by Naxalite violence.

Minister U-turn on airhostess course

Under fire over his comments to The Indian Express that tribal women who had enrolled for an airhostess course were “not physically appealing enough” to get cabin crew jobs....

DNA tests for ST quota: NCP pulls up its minister

NCP has pulled up its Tribal Development Minister Babanrao Pachpute for suggesting that DNA tests be carried out on candidates...