11 dead and 38 others injured as a private bus caught fire after hitting a trailer truck in Maharashtra's Nashik. The accident took place at Nandur Naka on Nashik-Aurangabad highway around 5.15 am.
Maharashtra: Australian boat with AK-47 rifles sparks tension in Raigad; No terror angle says Devendra Fadnavis
Security is tightened in Raigad district and nearby areas after a suspicious boat with three AK series assault rifles and some small arms was found near Harihareshwar Beach in Maharashtra. Maharashtra's Deputy Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis has said the boat belongs to an Australian couple who abandoned it after engine trouble. Prima facie, there is no terror angle, but it is unclear why it was carrying arms.
Many parts of the Mumbai remain inundated in waist deep water as incessant rains lash the city, causing flooding and waterlogging. People struggle to commute as many low-lying areas of the city like Hindmata, and areas in Dadar and Sion, including the Gandhi Market are heavily water logged. Three people were injured in a landslide near a chawal on July 6, as the city continued to witness heavy rains for the third day in a row.
Shiv Sena leader #EknathShinde will be the new chief minister of Maharashtra, BJP leader #DevendraFadnavis said on Thursday. The dramatic announcement came after Fadnavis and Shinde met Governor B S Koshyari at Raj Bhavan. Earlier, it was considered to be a foregone conclusion that Fadnavis will become the CM for the third time, in alliance with the Shinde-led Sena rebels. #MaharashtraCM #CM
#UddhavThackeray resigned as #Maharashtra CM minutes after the Supreme Court on Wednesday allowed the floor test ordered by Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari on Thursday. He announced his resignation in an online address. “I am also resigning as member of the legislative council,” he said.
India on June 3 reported 4,041 new covid cases, this marks the highest single-day-jump since March 11. India has been witnessing a rise in infections over the last couple of days. #Maharashtra, which was also an early hotspot in previous virus waves in India, is again seeing a spike in Covid infections. #Mumbai, saw a 231% surge in hospitalizations in May compared with the preceding month.
At least 10 patients were burnt to death and many were injured when the ICU of Maharashtra's Ahmednagar Civil Hospital caught fire at around 11am on November 6, 2021. Eyewitnesses said the entire ICU has been burnt to ashes, and the death toll could further increase.
The number of deaths due to flooding, landslides and other rain-related incidents in parts of #Maharashtra reached *113 on July 25th with one more casualty reported in the last 24 hours, while *100 people were missing after the monsoon fury, the state government said.