With the polls announced, leaders of political parties are beginning to show up but the shadow of fear looms.
Gurugram-based Sameera Satija started a free-for-use serveware and cutlery bank for the community at large.
A devastating fire at the hospital at Bhandara in eastern Maharashtra claimed the lives of ten new-born babies on January 9, 2021.
The BJP’s loss in nine out of 10 Lok Sabha by-elections ever since it came to power in 2014 appears to confirm the trend of its failing to defend its territory though making gains in rivals' states.
Shiv Sena President Uddhav Thackeray pointed out that in the past four years BJP has lost most of the bypolls reducing them to a minority now.
According to a rough estimate, a total of over 110 VVPAT-EVMs were reported faulty in both the constituencies.
Bypolls to Palghar and Bhandara-Gondia Lok Sabha seats in Maharashtra began this morning for which major parties have gone all out as the outcome is likely to have a bearing on their future course.
The BJP had won both these seats in 2014.
The by-election will take place on May 28 and the counting of votes is on May 31.
Bye-election to Gondia-Bhandara Lok Sabha seat was necessitated following the resignation of MP Nana Patole and his subsequent quitting from the BJP.
BJP Maharashtra leader Nana Patole announced on Friday that he had resigned from the Lok Sabha and quit the party too.