Shiv Sena urges Centre to recall Maharashtra Governor

The party also asserted that the Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA) dispensation is stable and strong, and added that the Centre cannot use the governor’s shoulders to take aim at the state government. The Shiv Sena, which is in power in Maharashtra, on Saturday accused state Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari of toeing the BJP’s line, and […]


Maharashtra records over 6,000 recoveries

3,297 new cases, 25 deaths in State Maharashtra reported 6,107 recoveries on Thursday as opposed to 3,297 new COVID-19 cases. The active case tally has now declined to 30,265, while the total tally stands at 20,52,905. Twenty-five fatalities saw the death toll climb to 51,415. The tally of recoveries has risen to 19,70,053, while the […]


Congress banks on Nana Patole to revive fortunes in Maharashtra

As the new chief of the State unit, the former BJP MP faces a moribund organisation and rampant factionalism. The new chief of the Maharashtra Pradesh Congress Committee (MPCC), Nana Patole, who quit as Assembly Speaker last week to take over the State unit, faces a daunting challenge to transform the organisation riven with factionalism. […]


After robust recoveries, Maharashtra sees surge in cases

Active case tally now crosses 35,000 Despite a healthy recovery trend for the better part of the week, cases rose in Maharashtra on Sunday with just 1,622 patients being discharged as opposed to 2,673 new COVID-19 cases. The State’s active case tally has now shot up to 35,948 while the total cases have reached 20,44,071. […]


3,513 more recoveries, 2,628 fresh cases in Maharashtra

Active case tally dips to 33,936; State records 40 deaths Recoveries continued to outpace new COVID-19 cases in Maharashtra, with 3,513 patients being discharged and 2,628 new cases being recorded on Friday. The State’s active case tally has declined further to 33,936, while the total case tally has reached 20,38,630. Forty fatalities saw the total […]


After a spike, Maharashtra sees decline in fresh cases

More recoveries lead to drop in active case tally After three consecutive days of cases exceeding recoveries, Maharashtra witnessed a heartening reverse trend as 1,948 new COVID-19 cases were reported on Monday as opposed to 3,289 patients being discharged. The active case tally, which last week had surged past the 45,000-mark, has again dipped to […]


‘Maharashtra govt. is a house divided’

Deputy Chief Minister and Transport Minister Laxman Savadi said here on Saturday that the Maharashtra government is a house divided and hence its Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray has spoken on border dispute to divert the attention of people. Speaking to presspersons after his visit to the district BJP office, Mr. Savadi said that there is […]


Maharashtra: CM orders probe in hospital fire incident, Fadnavis says register case of culpable homicide

“Currently, the entire healthcare system and hospitals are fighting against the Covid-19 pandemic. But the government will not tolerate any compromise with the safety of hospitals," said Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray. Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on Saturday ordered an inquiry into the fire that killed 10 newborns at the Bhandara District Hospital, and promised stern […]