The tragedy occurred while a family was cooking for Chhath Puja at 2:30 in the morning.
Due to rainfall in the upper areas of the dam and continuous inflow into it, water was being discharged from all its 27 gates.
Issue of sharing CM's post with BJP could have been resolved through talks in 2019: Shinde's veiled swipe at Uddhav
Eknath Shinde said the BJP could have taken the chief minister's post in the present government led by him. He took oath as the chief minister on June 30.
The AMC polls are due and the dates are yet to be announced. The Shiv Sena and the BJP had earlier ruled the civic body for over three decades.
The previous Maha Vikas Aghadi government under Uddav Thackeray approved proposals to rename Aurangabad as Sambhajinagar and Osmanabad as Dharashiv in its last cabinet meeting on June 29.
The Cabinet also decided to rename the Navi Mumbai International Airport after the late 'Dinkar Balu Patil', a prominent leader of the coastal Konkan belt.
The man had gotten married six months ago to a woman who was six years older to him and the suicide note mentioned that his wife 'couldn't drape a saree properly, couldn't walk or talk properly'.
Desai, who is the guardian minister of Aurangabad, also told the minister the Maharashtra legislature had passed such a demand unanimously earlier.
Maharashtra Home Minister Dilip Walse Patil said there was no reason to assume the state government would get scared of somebody's ultimatum.
Eight wagons of a freight train derailed on Saturday morning at Daulatabad yard in Maharashtra's Aurangabad city.
The company had raised USD 1 billion in funding from private equity major TPG in its EV division, valuing the business at USD 9.1 billion.
A woman, who had returned to Aurangabad in Maharashtra from the UK in the last few weeks, has tested coronavirus positive.
The same incident was witnessed in Uttar Pradesh's Aligarh where a dog was beaten to death by a group of people and its video went viral.
Sham Atgaonkar, a police constable from Osmanabad who was deployed on duty at Kaygaon in Aurangabad where Shinde was to be cremated, died soon after a commotion.
Though political leaders have appealed the Maratha community to exercise restraint, the community leaders have blamed the state government for the death.
Police said a mob of at least 1,500 villagers allegedly attacked nine men with wooden sticks after nabbing them from near a farm in the village on morning of last Friday.
The person who fled from police custody yesterday, has been associated with taking out Ram Navami processions over the years, Superintendent of Police Satya Prakash said.
As Aurangabad returns to normalcy, two other Bihar towns witness communal clashes; Opposition slams Nitish government
While strife-torn Aurangabad in southern Bihar returned to normalcy on Wednesday, tension prevailed in Rosera and Munger after communal clashes took place in the two towns a day before.