The State Intelligence Department (SID) on Saturday evening received specific input about the threat to the life of CM Shinde, the official said.
Cleanliness in cities should become a mass movement, Shinde said, adding that sanitation workers are the brand ambassadors of the new campaign.
Justice D Y Chandrachud, heading a constitution bench, rejected the plea of the Uddhav Thackeray-led faction seeking to restrain the EC from deciding the Shinde group's claim over the original Shiv Sena.
The CM said he would not comment on anyone and that the people of Maharashtra have themselves seen the speed of work in the past-two-and-a-half years.
The project went out of Maharashtra after the Shinde-led rebel Shiv Sena MLAs toppled the Maha Vikas Aghadi government headed by Uddhav Thackeray, he said
Incidentally, the NCP had on Friday accused Lok Sabha member Shrikant Shinde, son of Chief Minister Eknath Shinde, of sitting in a chair meant for his father, although the parliamentarian from Kalyan had claimed that the picture had been taken at the office at their private residence.
The venue, where the Sena had been holding its Dussehra rally year after year, got embroiled in a legal battle after the rival faction led by Maharashtra Chief Minister Eknath Shinde too applied for holding its rally there on the same day.
Sada Sarvankar said if the HC passes any order on the issue, then it would cause impediment on the ongoing dispute on who represents the "real Shiv Sena".
He also accused the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) of "lying" on the Rs 1.54 lakh crore Vedanta-Foxconn semiconductor project which has been shifted to Gujarat.
Devendra Fadnavis, the deputy chief minister of Maharashtra, declared on Sunday that the state would establish an organisation akin to Niti Aayog to analyse extensive data and make thoughtful judgments regarding diverse industries.
A senior government official said Shinde and Deputy Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis were in regular touch with Vedanta chairman Anil Agarwal and had spoken to him over phone.
Maharashtra Chief Minister Eknath Shinde stopped his convoy to help victims of a road accident in Mumbai on Tuesday.
Aaditya Thackeray said the mega project would have supported 160 ancillary industries and generated 70,000 to 1 lakh employment opportunities.
Thackeray fought the COVID-19 pandemic for two years with strict restrictions when he had served as the CM of Maharashtra and created awareness among people about the safety protocols, an article in the Sena mouthpiece ‘Saamana’ said.
Ajit Doval was welcomed by Shinde with a bouquet and a shawl after he offered prayers at Lord Ganesh’s idol at the chief minister’s residence
The unprecedented episode, which began with slogan-shouting on the steps to the Vidhan Bhavan in south Mumbai on Wednesday, saw legislators from the two sides pushing and shoving each other.
Eknath Shinde, the chief minister of Maharashtra, declared on Wednesday that a thorough plan had been developed to desilt the state's rivers in order to reduce flooding.
A bench headed by Chief Justice N V Ramana ordered the listing of petitions before the constitution bench on Thursday and directed the Election Commission not to pass any orders on Shinde faction's plea that it be considered the real Shiv Sena and granted the party's poll symbol.
He made the remarks on Saturday at a public rally in Jalgaon, the Assembly constituency of rebel Sena leader and present state minister Gulabrao Patil.
A division bench of Chief Justice Dipankar Datta and Justice M S Karnik was hearing a bunch of petitions against illegal hoardings, posters and banners in public places.
Supporters of both the sides are busy making preparations to attract maximum crowds for the Dahi Handi, which is part of the Janmashtami festival where youngsters called Govindas, dressed in colourful attire, make human pyramid to reach an earthen pot containing buttermilk and hung mid-air, and break it.
According to an announcement made by Chief Minister Eknath Shinde, passengers over 75 can now ride for free on buses operated by the Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation (MSRTC).
Devendra Fadnavis, a former chief minister, has been assigned seven key portfolios in the Eknath Shinde-led government.
Speaking late Saturday night after a function in Thane district, Shinde also said he will soon visit Ayodhya in Uttar Pradesh
Devendra Fadnavis, the deputy chief minister of Maharashtra, responded to criticism regarding the absence of women from the extended Cabinet on Tuesday by stating that female legislators would undoubtedly be appointed to the ministry in the upcoming round of expansion.