July 29, 2020 3:25 am
Chandrakant Patil’s statement came a day after national BJP president J P Nadda, who while addressing the party’s state executive meet, urged the state BJP to go solo in the next elections and return to power with absolute majority.
July 23, 2020 10:15 pm
One of the callers claimed to be Patil while another pretended to be his personal assistant. They allegedly demanded Rs 25 lakh as donation from a doctor and other residents of Nigdi for “helping Covid-19 patients”, and threatened to physically harm them if the money was not paid.
July 23, 2020 3:09 am
BJP's state unit will reflect on the current political developments in Maharashtra while focussing on the agriculture sector in the wake of the growing discontent among farmers at the meeting, sources in the party said Wednesday.
July 14, 2020 2:15 am
Speaking to mediapersons, Maharashtra BJP president Chandrakant Patil said: "If Congress and NCP had contested separately in the 2019 Assembly polls, NCP would have won just 20 seats and Congress 10."
July 07, 2020 10:44 pm
Patil, an MLA from Pune city, said it reflects poorly that NCP president Sharad Pawar has to frequently visit 'Matoshree', Thackeray's private residence in suburban Mumbai, during the COVID-19 pandemic.
June 21, 2020 11:03 pm
“Even after the onset of monsoon and kharif season, the process of loan waiver has come to a complete halt. The Congress, NCP and Shiv Sena coalition government has completely ignored the problems of farmers," said state BJP president Chandrakant Patil.
February 18, 2020 3:14 am
The three parties in the Maha Vikas Aghadi government — Shiv Sena, NCP and Congress — are not in sync over the implementation of National Population Register (NPR) and a probe by NIA into Elgaar Parishad case.
February 14, 2020 12:55 pm
With speculation that former chief minister Devendra Fadnavis is being groomed for a bigger role at the Centre, Chandrakant Patil has emerged as the party’s second most dominant face in the state.
February 13, 2020 3:03 pm
Patil was first appointed as the BJP’s state chief in July last year, just months before the Assembly election after then state president Raosaheb Danve resigned from the post following his induction into the Narendra Modi-led government in Delhi.
February 08, 2020 3:47 am
Patil was appointed the BJP’s state chief in July last year, just months before the Assembly election after party’s then state president Raosaheb Danve resigned from the post following his induction into the Narendra Modi-led government in Delhi.