Raut was summoned for questioning by the ED in a money laundering case linked to alleged irregularities in the re-development of a Mumbai ‘chawl’ and related transactions involving his wife and ‘associates’.
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In a jolt to former CM Uddhav Thackeray ahead of the Eknath Shinde-led government’s floor test, Maharashtra Assembly Speaker Rahul Narvekar has reinstated Shinde as the Shiv Sena legislature party leader, removing Ajay Chaudhary.
Thackeray, who was addressing Shivsainiks in Mumbai said the party rebels were “enjoying” in Guwahati when Assam was dealing with floods in parts of the state.
The 40 MLAs led by Shinde arrived at a luxury hotel in Guwahati in BJP-ruled Assam on Wednesday. The revolt in the Shiv Sena has given rise to speculations that Shinde along with other MLAs might join the BJP in a bid to topple the Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA) government.
Earlier on Friday, the Income Tax department carried out searches at the premises of Shiv Sena corporator and Standing Committee chairperson of Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation, Yashwant Jadhav.
Central agencies targeting BJP’s political opponents like ‘mafia’: Sanjay Raut on Nawab Malik’s questioning by ED
Talking to reporters here, Raut said the ED officials took away Malik from his home for questioning. ”This is a challenge to the Maharashtra government.
Notably, Somaiya on February 5 had alleged that Shiv Sena workers assaulted him inside the premises of Pune Municipal Corporation.
In his weekly column ‘Rokhthok’ in the party mouthpiece Saamana, Raut said state Chief Minister and Sena president Uddhav Thackeray in his address to Shiv Sainiks on January 23 had turned the tables on the BJP, which was criticising him over his illness.
Raut’s statement comes following protests by BJP and Bajrang Dal over the Maharashtra government’s move to “rename” a refurbished sports complex in Mumbai after 18th Century Mysore ruler Tipu Sultan.
Talking to reporters, Raut referred to a bypoll held for the Vile Parle Assembly seat in Mumbai, saying Shiv Sena candidate Ramesh Prabhu had contested on the agenda of Hindutva.
He also reiterated Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray’s statement and said that BJP only uses Hindutva for power.
Winning Goa is not easy for the ruling BJP, but parties like the AAP and the TMC have put obstacles in the Congress’s path to help the BJP, he claimed.
“The ‘Jan Ashirwad Yatra’ is an invitation for the third wave of COVID-19. The BJP is doing it deliberately,” the Rajya Sabha member claimed.
While speaking to the media, the Shiv Sena leader said, “The Opposition is united. On August 20, Congress interim president Sonia Gandhi will speak to CMs of Congress-ruled states. Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray will also take part in this meeting.”
Raut said a home minister should always speak less. Facing the cameras frequently and ordering inquiries is not his job, the Sena MP added.
Raut was addressing a press conference after his wife has been sent a notice from the Enforcement Directorate (ED) – which he has denied – seeking her appearance on Dec. 29, speaking off a massive row in the state.
A resident of the south Kolkata was arrested by the Mumbai Police late on Thursday night on charges of allegedly threatening Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut over internet call,
The Karni Sena members staged a protest in Gorakhpur on Tuesday against Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut for his disparaging remarks against the actor.
Sushant’s cousin sends legal notice to Sanjay Raut seeking apology on his statement on late actor’s father marriage
The latest development suggests that Sushant’s kin has reportedly sent a legal notice to Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut for his controversial remarks
Replying to a question whether the Congress was insisting that the Sena discard its Hindutva agenda before an alliance, Raut harped a secular tune.
Sanjay Raut said that the Sena would honour the commitments of its alliance with Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) “till the last moment”. But henceforth, it will not adopt a ‘wait-and-watch’ policy.
New Delhi, Politician Sanjay Raut, who has penned the story for a biopic on Balasaheb Thackeray, on Tuesday said the late Shiv Sena supremo was never discriminatory towards migrants from Uttar Pradesh and Bihar in Maharashtra. “In Balasaheb’s life and in Shiv Sena’s journey so far, not even a single[Read More…]
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