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Balasaheb Thorat


No Muslim quota proposal before Maharashtra govt: Uddhav Thackeray

March 03, 2020 4:59 pm

Thackeray's remarks came days after Minority Affairs Minister Nawab Malik informed the Legislative Council that the state government will provide five per cent quota to Muslims in education.

Maharashtra: Meet the six ministers who took oath in Uddhav Thackeray govt

November 28, 2019 10:43 pm

Besides Uddhav Thackeray, Eknath Shinde, Subhash Desai (both Shiv Sena), Jayant Patil, Chhagan Bhujbal (both NCP), Balasaheb Thorat and Nitin Raut (both Congress) were also sworn-in as ministers.

Maharashtra election results: Congress betters tally; still relegated to fourth slot

October 25, 2019 3:21 am

While the setbacks suffered by the BJP have come as a consolation to the grand-old-party, it is faced with the uncomfortable truth that its vote share has dipped further — from 17.25 per cent in 2014 to 15.83 per cent. The party had won 44 seats in 2014.

Maharashtra Assembly polls: Cong’s first candidate list likely today, 5 former MPs named as poll in-charge

September 20, 2019 1:31 am

On Thursday, the All India Congress Committee named five former MPs as election in-charges for various regions of Maharashtra.

Congress-NCP will win 160 seats, return to power: Balasaheb Thorat

July 28, 2019 8:09 am

Asked if the Prakash Ambedkar-led Vanchit Bahujan Aghadi (VBA) will be a part of the Congress-NCP alliance, Thorat said they had written to the VBA, seeking a discussion with them.

Will try to unite all Oppn parties against BJP, take VBA on board: Maharashtra Congress chief

July 18, 2019 9:53 am

During the Lok Sabha election, the NCP, the alliance partner of Congress, was in favour of also bringing the MNS on board. However, the Congress reportedly rejected the idea, citing their “ideological differences” with the MNS.

Maharashtra: Will take VBA on board, no discussion on MNS yet, says new State Congress chief

July 17, 2019 10:37 pm

"During Lok Sabha elections, we could not form an alliance with Vanchit Bahujan Agadhi because of which at least 9 of the Congress-NCP candidates lost. This time, we will make effors to take VBA on board," Balasaheb Thorat said.

Now ink attack on revenue minister, Sena man held

August 24, 2014 1:10 am

Thorat was stepping into his car when a man walked up to him and flung ink on him.

Builders can breathe easy, valuation rates in for a review

January 12, 2014 4:08 am

Revenue minister asks them to use the valuation notes of last year while ready reckoner of this year remains same

DyCM scraps land survey project

November 22, 2013 1:49 am

Revenue Minister Balasaheb Thorat has said financial constraints could not be a reason to scrap the project.