Thackeray, who has been reviewing the various energy department projects in the wake of the power outage, said Tata Power has agreed to transfer land by next week to Adani Transmission Ltd for setting up the 400 KV project at Vikhroli
Jay Madhok, a management graduate who works in the banking sector, has been arrested for allegedly consuming and selling narcotics, police said.
An FIR was registered against Vibhor Anand for allegedly defaming several people and casting aspersions on the Mumbai Police probe, and its officers, in the alleged suicide of the actor.
Assistant Commissioner of Police Sudhir Jambavdekar confirmed the development and said, “We exempted him from appearing before us on Friday, and they are expected to file a plea for exemption in future on which we will take a call.”
Deshmukh's comment came a day after Bengaluru Police searched the actor's residence to look for Aditya Alva, Oberoi's brother-in-law named as an accused in the alleged "sandalwood" drug case under investigation in the Karnataka capital.
Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, however, stock at blood banks have depleted and, unlike in the past, these banks, which are mandated to provide free blood to patients, are now asking thalassaemia patients to get their own donors in an attempt to replenish their stock.
The court said in the present case, "substantial damage has been caused to the reputations of the persons so called involved".
Mumbai's suburban train services, the lifeline of the metropolis, were shut down on March 23 as part of the nationwide lockdown.
"We arrested Anand from Delhi last night. He was brought to the city and currently, we are getting his medical tests, including Covid-19, done. Following that, he will be interrogated," a crime branch officer said.
In the letter to Koshiyari, Mumbai BJP general secretary Amarjeet Mishra sought the Governor’s intervention and requested him to direct Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray to consider their demand for holding Ramlila shows.
A total of 39,486 Covid-19 patients have been recorded in Thane until Thursday, of whom 35,330 have been discharged. The district has recorded 1,035 deaths due to the virus.
In his plea, Gokhale had said that last October, he had filed an RTI application before the Ministry of Youth and Sports Affairs (MYSA) seeking information on ‘Bharat ki Laxmi campaign’ and his plea was transferred to the MIB.
While responding to the suo motu Public Interest Litigation (PIL) initiated by High Court, the government said it will frame an appropriate scheme for effectively dealing with the issue of collapse of unauthorised structures.
In 2012, Mumbai had recorded 197.7 mm of rainfall across October. At 144.8 mm, Mumbai has already recorded its second-highest monthly rainfall between from October 1 to 15, this year, since 2012.
Vivek Oberoi’s brother-in-law Aditya Alva, son of Karnataka politician Jeearaj Alva, is among those wanted for questioning in the case.
While demanding that no more than 50 to 60 proposals be tabled in a single meeting, the corporators have said that at least three meetings should be scheduled in a week to discuss and clear the proposals.
The state Directorate of Libraries also released Thursday the standard operating protocols (SOPs) detailing precautions to be followed for the reopening. Popular private libraries in Mumbai, however, said they were preparing to reopen from October 19 onwards.
The ANC had made its last major seizure of heroin in January when it arrested two men near Malad railway station in possession of 6 kgs of the drug worth Rs 12 crore.
This is for the first time that uddhav Thackeray has spoken on the issue of Bollywood being defamed by certain people following the death of actor Sushant Singh Rajput on June 14.
The NCB has been probing the drug angle in the death of the Bollywood actor and is the only agency which has made multiple arrests, including that of Rajput’s friend Rhea Chakraborty.
The editorial added that Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Home Minister Amit Shah must recall Koshyari to maintain the prestige of the Raj Bhavan.
The IMD's Santacruz weather observatory recorded 86.5 mm of rain in 24 hours ending at 8.30 am on Thursday, with intense rainfall recorded after midnight. The Colaba observatory recorded 115.8 mm of rain.
On January 9, 1993, Tyagi had led a police party that fired upon and killed nine Muslim men in a building housing the Suleman Usman Bakrey on Mohammed Ali Road.
Thackeray's statement came against the backdrop of probe by multiple agencies into actor Sushant Singh Rajput's death and its media coverage which was seen by some as a deliberate campaign to target Bollywood.
Maharashtra, Mumbai, Pune Coronavirus Highlights: Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on Saturday said gymnasiums and fitness centres in the state will be allowed to reopen from Dussehra, which falls on October 25.