The Maharashtra government will probe a ‘massive land lease scam’ in Mumbai, revenue minister Chandrakant Patil informed the state assembly. Replying to a query by Shiv Sena MLA Sunil Prabhu in the lower house, R
It is true that there is no magic wand to fulfil promises made (during polls) but people of Maharashtra are looking at the new Government, the first led by BJP, with a lot of hope, the publication said.
People filled the forms believing it would help them get a house in Powai for a meagre Rs 54,000 under the so-called "low-cost housing scheme floated by Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan."
A fire today broke out at Mantralaya, the Maharashtra state secretariat complex, which was soon brought under control, fire brigade sources said. No one was injured in the fire, which broke out on the fourth floor of the building in south Mumbai, Chief Secretary J K Banthia said.
Unity Infraprojects Ltd has secured Mantralaya renovation project order worth Rs 138 cr.
Mumbai Police has stepped up vigil after an anonymous letter sent to the state Secretariat 'Mantralaya' threatened to bomb important government installations in Mumbai and Nagpur.
The portion of Mantralaya's top four floors damaged due to last week's fire are repairable, barring some portions of the Chief Minister's office which needed reconstruction
Days after a massive fire gutted top floors of the Maharashtra secretariat building, Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan today said there will be a fire audit of all government buildings.
Leader of Opposition in the Maharashtra Assembly, Eknath Khadse, today alleged that a report on anti-fire measures to be implemented at the Mantralaya, prepared in 2009, was ignored by the Maharashtra government. Four floors of the state secretariat here were gutted in a major fire yesterday.
A special meeting of Maharashtra Cabinet will be held today to review the situation in the aftermath of the massive fire that engulfed the state secretariat 'Mantralaya'.
Over 12 hours after its broke out, the massive fire which engulfed Mantralaya( the state Secretariat building) was doused early today. However, fire brigades said the cooling operation will continue for next two days.
The massive fire that broke out at the Mantralaya building in Mumbai killed at least two people and injured as many as 14 others.
Mantralaya fire: Structural audit, ban on visitors announced
Mediapersons in Mumbai on Monday took out a procession to condemn the brutal killing of senior journalist Jyotirmoy Dey and demanded CBI probe into the incident.