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Mumbai confidential: Setting the stage?

Sources said that Sayyad, who is currently also the women president of Vinayak Mete-led Shivsangram, is interested in contesting the upcoming state poll from the Srigonda assembly seat in Ahmednagar.

Mumbai Confidential: Age Factor

Bagade, fondly known as Nana, is a five-term legislator from the Phulambri Assembly segment in Aurangabad.


Mumbai Confidential: Pedalling on

Even during his previous stint as civic commissioner in Pune between 2007 and 2009, Mumbai municipal commissioner Praveen Pardeshi had actively promoted cycling and had even initiated a “No vehicle day” in the Pune Municipal Corporation.

Mumbai Confidential: Second time lucky

Stung once, Khade decided to keep it simple this time. There was no order placed for a special suit, confirmed sources close to him.

Mumbai Confidential: Fate In Balance

While his son, Sujay was the BJP’s candidate from Ahmednagar, sources claimed that Vikhe-Patil has been advised by BJP brass to wait until the poll results before a decision can be taken on his induction.

Mumbai confidential: In Campaign Mode

Just as uncertainty continues to prevail over his candidature from Mumbai North East, BJP’s sitting MP Kirit Somaiya has already hit the road, seeking votes for his re-election.


Mumbai Confidential: Growing Clout

Incidentally, Girish Mahajan’s rise has coincided with the continuing decline of his party arch rival, Eknath Khadse, establishing him as the BJP’s face in North Maharashtra.

Mumbai confidential: Shot Down

The Election Commission of India (ECI) has rejected Maharashtra government’s proposal for allowing senior IPS officer Deven Bharti (1994 batch) to continue serving as the Joint Commissioner of Police (Law and Order) in Mumbai.

mumbai confidential: Plum Post

The CMO is expected to soon revise the transfer orders and post Joshi in CIDCO. Sources also point at the fallout Joshi had with two senior ministers in the Fadnavis government for her sudden ouster from the Excise department.

Mumbai Confidential: Sent Back

Darade, who is currently the Commissioner of the state Food and Drug Administration, will now be required to rejoin her parent department — the Income Tax — when her ongoing deputation ends this April.