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Tuesday, October 20, 2020

Jayant Patil


'No friction in alliance, things in politics as in life take some time to settle': Jayant Patil

September 12, 2020 10:50 am

There is no friction in the alliance. Things in politics as in life take some time to settle. In the early days, it took us some time to understand each other but it has been a smooth ride. There is homogeneity in our relationship and no differences on issues.

NCP demands action against firms supplying fake soyabean seeds

June 26, 2020 2:44 am

The NCP also presented a memorandum on the issue to Dadasaheb Bhuse, which stated, “Farmers in Vidarbha and Marathwada have sown soyabean. But unfortunately, the seeds did not germinate. As a result, farmers will have to go for second sowing.”

Former minister rubbishes allegations of Jayant Patil helping Islampur family avoid home quarantine

April 01, 2020 10:38 pm

Former minister of state Sadabhau Khot, who is an MLC and was a minister in former Devendra Fadnavis-led government, said the family in question had traveled to Islampur from New Delhi on a domestic flight on March 15.

Maharashtra: Due to poor ridership, Metro may end up being ‘white elephant’ for state,says Jayant Patil

February 22, 2020 12:24 pm

“Very few people commute on the Metro line... in Nagpur. Similar is the state of affairs in other cities. Within 10 years, the metro services, including the one under construction in Pune, will prove to be white elephants and add to the state’s financial burden,” said Patil.

Maharashtra: River-linking project to be expedited, says Jayant Patil

January 29, 2020 3:33 am

Indicating that river interlinking projects started by former chief minister Devendra Fadnavis would be continued, Patil told mediapersons, “The project will be expedited. Maharashtra’s water share would be preserved (as the project entails linking of rivers in Gujarat and Maharashtra).”

Want Human dam project to work out, but not at cost of tigers, says Uddhav

January 25, 2020 5:17 am

“Let me make it clear that my position in this matter is the same as that in the Aarey metro shed case. I am all for this project but it must not be done at the cost of tigers. Let’s not do this hastily,” said Thackeray, according to sources who attended the meeting.

Maharashtra portfolios: Final list sent, Governor ‘retires for day’, faces flak

January 05, 2020 2:44 am

Sources in the Sena and the NCP said the portfolios had been finalised by Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on Saturday evening and sent to the office of the Governor, but had not been cleared, forcing another day’s delay.

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.

Many BJP-Sena poll ticket aspirants in touch with NCP: Jayant Patil

September 11, 2019 9:07 pm

Jayant Patil was speaking to the media at Deekshabhoomi in Nagpur on the sidelines of the NCP's "Shiv Swarajya Yatra", a public outreach programme launched by the opposition party ahead of the assembly polls.

Maharashtra: Opp dares govt to hold state polls using ballot paper

July 02, 2019 1:03 pm

The NCP leader in the Assembly, Jayant Patil, who initiated the discussion in the last week of the monsoon session, said, “I throw an open challenge to the government to hold Assembly elections with ballot papers instead of EVMs.”