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Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis


How BJP stitched a deal with Ajit Pawar to return to power in Maharashtra

November 23, 2019 5:01 pm

Even as the closed-room talks between NCP chief Sharad Pawar, Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray and the Congress leaders were taking place, and there were revelations before the media by them, the BJP kept its cards close to its chest

Airports crucial for the industrial development of Vidarbha: CM Fadnavis

July 13, 2019 8:28 pm

"This expansion will change the face of western Vidarbha, as it will facilitate industrial development", Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis said, adding that night landing can take place at the airport after expansion.

16,000 villages in Maharashtra made `water-neutral': CM Devendra Fadnavis

January 16, 2019 7:55 pm

"Micro-irrigation facilities have increased three times in the state," Fadnavis said at the event which was also attended by Union ministers Nitin Gadkari, Arjun Ram Meghwal, Fiji Agriculture Minister Mahendra Reddy and others.

Maharashtra Cabinet expansion soon, says CM Fadnavis

October 18, 2018 4:43 pm

Fadnavis' comments came Wednesday, a day after BJP president Amit Shah held a meeting of select leaders of the party in Mumbai, amid talks of the expansion of Cabinet.

Don’t recognise extreme right or left, will deal firmly with those against Constitution, says Devendra Fadnavis

October 07, 2018 2:45 am

The remark came on the heels of the Maharashtra Police raiding the homes of prominent Left-wing activists and arresting five of them for suspected Maoist links on August 28.

Maharashtra slashes premiums for commercial construction

September 23, 2018 4:19 am

In justification of the move, his government had announced that it was being done to “reassert Mumbai’s status as the country’s commercial capital” and to create space for more jobs in the city.

At least 20 activists of Maratha outfit detained ahead of CM Devendra Fadnavis' visit

July 24, 2018 9:17 am

Notably, Fadnavis Monday skipped the annual puja at the Lord Vitthal Temple in Pandharpur town due to protest threats by the Maratha community members over their various demands, including reservation in government jobs and education.

Maharashtra government accords MoS status to chairman of temple trust

June 19, 2018 4:15 am

Last month, Fadnavis had criticized Bandekar for releasing purported audio clip of him during the Palghar Lok Sabha bypoll. In the tape, Fadnavis had reportedly urged the party workers to ‘use all means’ to win the poll.

Maharashtra finance minister Sudhir Mungantiwar hints at Cabinet expansion

June 19, 2018 3:51 am

Before going abroad, the Chief Minister had appointed candidates to key government-run corporations. Some more appointments in the corporations, which are pending, would be completed in the next one week, the Finance Minister said.

Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis: Centre should announce MSP to help dairy farmers

June 18, 2018 4:32 am

In Maharashtra, the state government has fixed a minimum Rs 27 per litre of milk. However, dairy farmers often complain of rampant exploitation by dairies, which refuse to pay more than Rs 17 to 20 per litre.