Two lakes are now overflowing at full capacity. Due to continuous heavy rains in the catchment area, over the past few days, the water level of the reservoirs has increased rapidly, said a government official.
According to a CBI official, it was said that Pandey was not reachable but he himself appeared for CBI’s interrogation. Pandey is a 1986-batch Indian Police Service (IPS) officer who retired from service on June 30.
The announcement was made by chief minister Eknath Shinde after a Cabinet meeting which saw participation by Deputy CM Devendra Fadnavis along with several officials as attendees.
The crime intelligence unit laid a trap and apprehended the accused Rajesh Raju Shettiyar from the eastern suburb of Vikhroli, an official said.
The scheme, which was introduced by the Devendra Fadnavis government in 2018, was scrapped by the Uddhav Thackeray-led Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA) dispensation in 2020.
Two others from the group jumped into the river to save them but they drowned, an official from Hill Line police station said.
The Thane Crime Branch Unit 5 had received information about an incoming tempo that was about to reach Thane carrying drugs from Kapurbawadi Naka.
Rupani was booked under sections 153 (A) (promoting enmity between different groups) and 295 (A) (deliberate and malicious intention of outraging the religious feelings) of the Indian Penal Code, the LCB said.
The victim, who stays at a Slum Rehabilitation Authority’s (SRA) building, is an executive assistant in a petroleum company, he said.
Senior Inspector Arvind Gokule of Hadapsar police station the incident appeared to be a case of suicide after a preliminary probe, adding that the process of registering a case was underway.
The Maharashtra Electricity Regulatory Commission (MERC), the sector regulator, has approved discoms’ requests for accumulated fuel adjustment charges (FAC), which will result in higher payouts.
Of the 67 corporators the Sena had in the Thane Municipal Corporation general body, the tenure of which ended some months ago, 66 have said they are now part of the Shinde faction.
The case was registered at Manpada police station near Kalyan based on a complaint lodged by a dentist, who had invested some amount into the company, he said.
Amravati-based pharmacist Umesh Pralhadrao Kolhe, 54, was hacked to death on June 21 night after he wrote a post in support of former Bharatiya Janata Party leader Nupur Sharma on Facebook.
Civic personnel rushed to the spot and cleared the locality of the flood waters, he said. There were also reports of the tree falls at some places in the district, he added.
The firemen rushed to the spot, broke open the main door of house and found the decomposed body of the man, Satishkumar Krishna Pillai, lying inside, he said.
The waterlogging was recorded in Dadar and Sion areas today, and Powai Lake started overflowing Tuesday evening due to the downpour.
The deceased has been identified as Sufi Khwaja Zarib Chisti.
Fadnavis said he took the Deputy CM post after a discussion was held with Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP president JP Nadda as well as Union home minister Amit Shah.
Speaking to reporters at the Nagpur airport on Tuesday, Fadnavis expressed his determination toward the development of the state’s Vidarbha region.
The Sewri metropolitan magistrate’s court had last month issued a process (summons) against Raut, asking him to appear before it on July 4.
Assembly’s Principal Secretary informed that Pawar’s name for the LoP was proposed by NCP leader Jayant Patil and it was approved by the Assembly.
The HC was hearing a Public Interest Litigation filed by one Shakeel Shaik through his counsel, advocate Mohammed Zain Khan.
Tiwari, who appeared as a party in person (he represented himself in the case), told the HC that he himself was a professional cricket player and had participated in various state and district level tournaments.
164 votes were polled in favour of Shinde, while 99 votes were polled against the newly formed BJP-Shinde camp coalition.