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Controversy on involvement of 1993 Mumbai blasts convict in campaigning for Sena-UBT candidate

Mumbai, May 9 (UNI) The involvement of 1993 Mumbai bomb blasts convict in campaigning for Shiv Sena (UBT) candidate from Mumbai North-West Lok Sabha constituency, Amol G Kirtikar -- son of Gajanan Kirtikar, who belongs to the Chief Minister Eknath Shinde-led Shiv Sena -- has created a controversy.
A video which shows terror accused Ibrahim Musa alias Baba Chouhan seeking votes for Sena (UBT) candidate, went viral on social media.
This has attracted strong reactions and comments accusing opposition Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA) candidates of supporting terrorists who killed Mumbaikars, and hence, “this (electoral) battle is not only a fight between nationalist forces and divisive gangs but also between India-Pakistan”.
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Kolhapur: 2 women, girl child crushed under Koyna Express

Kolhapur: 2 women, girl child crushed under Koyna Express

15 Jun 2024 | 11:05 AM

Kolhapur, June 15 (UNI) Three persons - two women and a girl child - died when they were run over by the Koyna Express at Vikram Nagar, a suburb of the city, on Saturday, Maharashtra police said.

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There'll be no shortage of fertiliser, seeds: Maha minister

There'll be no shortage of fertiliser, seeds: Maha minister

15 Jun 2024 | 10:45 AM

Beed, June 15 (UNI) Maharashtra Agriculture minister Dhananjay Munde has assured there will be no shortage of fertiliser and seeds anywhere in the state, as proper planning is being done by appointing a government task force.

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VHP terms Rs 10 Cr to Maha Waqf Board as “politics of appeasement”

14 Jun 2024 | 11:22 PM

Mumbai, June 14 (UNI) The Maharashtra government decision for the allocation of Rs 10 crore to the state Waqf Board for its digitization for the financial year 2024–25 was on Friday termed “politics of appeasement” by the Vishwa Hindu Parishad.

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Nagpur blast: Owner and manager granted bail soon after arrest

14 Jun 2024 | 11:19 PM

Mumbai, June 14 (UNI) A local court in Nagpur on Friday granted bail to the owner and manager of the Maharashtra-based chemical factory where a blast occurred a day later, resulting in the deaths of six people.

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Maharashtra: BJP leader demands expulsion of Abdul Sattar from Shinde ministry

14 Jun 2024 | 9:37 PM

Chhatrapati Sambhajinagar, June 14 (UNI) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Kamlesh Kataria on Friday demanded the expulsion of Abdul Sattar, a minister in the Shinde-Fadnavis-Pawar government in Maharashtra.

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