Mumbai/Hyderabad, Feb 12 (Hydnow) In a major setback to the Congress party ahead of Lok Sabha elections, former Maharashtra Chief Minister Ashok Chavan has resigned from the party today.
He submitted his resignation to Maharashtra Congress party president Nana Patole. Also, in the letter, Chavan mentioned his designation as a former MLA. also, in the letter, Chavan mentioned his designation as a former MLA.
Chavan is the third big name to desert the Congress ship in Maharashtra. First to go was former South Mumbai MP Milind Deora followed by former MLA Baba Siddique.
When questioned if Chavan was going to join the BJP, Deputy CM Devendra Fadnavis gave a cryptic reply.
“Several tall leaders of other parties want to join the BJP. Especially, several Congress leaders are in touch with us because of the behavior of the senior leaders. They are feeling suffocated in their party, Who all are in our contact that will be revealed soon. Aage dekhiye hota hain kya” Chavan who represents Bhokar, Nanded as an MLa was reported to have severe differences with state party chief Nana Patole. (Hydnow)
Center has given the green signal to the scheme to provide free electricity to crore families. The Cabinet on Thursday approved the Prime Minister-surya ghar Muft Bijli Yojana for installing rooftop solar to crore houses with a total cost of Rs. 75,021 crore. Prime Minister Narendra Modi will launch this scheme on March 13.
In a recent seismic event, the Bay of Bengal region experienced an earthquake registering a magnitude of 4.2 on the Richter scale.
Irrigation Minister Uttam Kumar Reddy stated that former Chief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao should personally visit the Kaleshwaram project to witness the disaster he caused to Telangana and apologize to the people of Telangana instead of delegating the task to other BRS leaders.
TSRTC has made free travel to the male Intermediate students appearing for examinations from their homes to the examination centre and back.
The schedule of the Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to Telangana has been finalized. Prime Minister Modi will visit the state for two days on march 4 and 5.