In view of the open feud, Shetti has announced that he will not accept the MLC nomination. Leaders close to him said only Shetti would have been able to be nominated under Governor’s quota given the status he has created for himself.
On Tuesday, Shetti, along with party leader Rajendra Dhavan Patil, had met Pawar at the latter’s home in Baramati. During the four-and-a-half-hour-long meeting, Pawar finalised the decision to nominate Shetti as the candidate for the upcoming Maharashtra Legislative Council polls.
While the target for the agriculture sector fixed by the State Level Bankers Committee (SLBC) in its annual credit plan for 2020-21 is Rs 62,458.83 crore, banks have disbursed only Rs 7,799.14 crore until May end.
The new born tested negative for COVID and when the hospital decided to discharge her on Tuesday, the question rose before her relatives on who will take care of the new born child as her relatives were all in quarantine.
R K Chaturvedi, secretary, Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers, has dashed off a letter to the Agriculture ministry, opposing the proposed ban and stating that the move would not be appropriate at this moment.
Locust plague cycles – defined as a period of two or more consecutive years of widespread breeding, swarm formation and crop destruction – were a recurrent phenomenon throughout the nineteenth century and the first half of the 1900s.
When the civic body allowed small and medium scale industries in Pimpri-Chinchwad to reopen after almost two months, many enterprises realised that much of their workforce, comprising migrant labourers, had already returned home with little or no plans of returning early.
Maharashtra has seen robust registration, with farmers lapping up the scheme enthusiastically. While the scheme is optional for farmers who do not avail of institutional finance (crop loan) the state has seen such non-loanee farmers outnumbering farmers for whom it is compulsory.
With the next season promising to be a bumper one, the National Federation of Cooperative Sugar Mills is actively promoting diversion of cane into ethanol in mills which have surplus sugar stock they are unable to sell.
Working as manual labour in wholesale markets or processing units, these workers are engaged in loading and unloading material, transporting the finished product to godowns etc. Operations in most units can come to a grinding halt if such labour is unavailable.
Other than being the financial capital, Mumbai also houses numerous studios where shootings of both movies and television serials take place. The industry that employees lakhs of people has come to a standstill. Work has come to a halt at numerous studios in and around Mumbai.