Apr 24, 2021 08:16 PM IST
Pawar was speaking to reporters after holding a meeting with senior officials to review the COVID-19 situation in Pune.
- Mar 28, 2021 03:25 PM IST
The allotment of cabinet berths is the prerogative of head of every ruling party in a coalition, Pawar, who is also an NCP leader, told reporters in Baramati town of Pune.
- Mar 25, 2021 09:10 PM IST
The announcement was made following a meeting of the Maharashtra Bhushan Award's selection committee presided over by Thackeray, with Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar, Cultural Affairs Minister Amit Vilasrao Deshmukh, Minister of State Rajendra Patil-Yadravkar, and other top officials attending.
- Mar 08, 2021 09:38 PM IST
The Maha Vikas Aghadi government announced a scheme worth Rs 2,000 crore for strengthening Agricultural Produce Market Committees in state.
- Mar 04, 2021 02:44 PM IST
Leader of Opposition Devendra Fadnavis said he had written four letters to chief minister on the rise in incidents of crime against women in COVID-19 care centres and sought standard operating procedures (SOPs) to curb them.
- Feb 15, 2021 10:52 PM IST
A meeting has been convened by Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray in Mumbai on Tuesday to take stock of the situation, Pawar said.
- Feb 15, 2021 07:43 PM IST
Some districts in Vidarbha region in east Maharashtra, especially Amravati and Nagpur, and Nashik in north Maharashtra have seen the number of new cases rising over the last few days.
- Feb 12, 2021 04:30 PM IST
Ajit Pawar, while addressing the media after the annual general meeting of districts under Pune division ahead of the state budget, said he had visited the institute after the fire in the presence of senior officials, including the collector.
- Feb 07, 2021 08:19 PM IST
The Budget session of the state legislature is scheduled to begin on March 1.
- Dec 16, 2020 04:52 PM IST
Talking to reporters, Ajit Pawar, without naming the BJP, said the Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA) government’s decision to shift the car depot project from Aarey Colony to Kanjurmarg have "hurt a lot of people” and that is why the Centre took an "extreme step”.
- Oct 26, 2020 11:47 AM IST
Maharashtra's Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar, who has tested positive for COVID-19, said he had no symptoms but has been admitted to the hospital on the advice of doctors.
- Oct 23, 2020 04:37 PM IST
Speaking to reporters here after holding a meeting with the key leaders of the ruling Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA) on the issue, Thackeray said that the assistance will be provided by Diwali.
- Aug 28, 2020 05:39 PM IST
The two had famously come together on November 23 last year when Fadnavis was sworn in as chief minister and Pawar as his deputy in a hush-hush early morning ceremony.
- May 29, 2020 08:55 PM IST
Pawar, who is also finance minister, said huge manpower is busy in surveying, tracing, testing, taking preventive measures and providing relief during the pandemic by risking their lives.
- May 07, 2020 05:40 PM IST
While some of the leaders gathered at Mantralaya (state secretariat), others, including Uddhav Thackeray himself, took part in the meeting through video conference, an official in the Chief Minister's Office said.
- Apr 27, 2020 06:20 PM IST
The advance payment is for the months of April, May and June, he said.
- Apr 22, 2020 06:35 PM IST
The current lockdown, imposed to contain the spread of the deadly coronavirus, will be in force till May 3.
- Apr 18, 2020 01:10 PM IST
Pawar's remark comes a day after Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray announced that some industrial and commercial activities will resume from April 20, in keeping with the norms put in place to fight the pandemic.
- Apr 09, 2020 06:15 PM IST
The Cabinet meeting, chaired by Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar, also decided to set up two committees to recommend steps for the economic revival of the state.
- Mar 27, 2020 06:47 PM IST
The state government has decided to allow restaurants and eateries to keep only their kitchens open, to ease the burden on people during the curfew, Pawar said.
- Mar 13, 2020 03:28 PM IST
In his reply to budget demands, Pawar, who holds the finance portfolio, also commented on BJP leader Sudhir Mungantiwar's startling revelation in the house on March 12 it was his party that ditched the one-time ally Shiv Sena last year and that it was a mistake.
- Mar 06, 2020 02:25 PM IST
The main opposition party said the budget, the first by the Shiv Sena-led government, does not have provisions to make farmers debt-free as promised by the Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA) when it took office in November last year.
- Mar 06, 2020 01:01 PM IST
Pawar, also the finance minister, made the remarks in Thackeray's presence after the former presented the state's budget for 2020-21 in the assembly.
- Mar 06, 2020 12:45 PM IST
Ajit Pawar, who also holds the finance portfolio, said an amount of Rs 2 lakh will be deposited in bank accounts of farmers whose dues were more than Rs 2 lakh till September 30, 2019.
- Mar 06, 2020 08:08 AM IST
It indicates that Maharashtra is lagging behind in sectors such as industries and services while employment generation too was poor during the five years of Devendra Fadnavis-led regime, Pawar said.