Maharashtra Assembly

Former Maharashtra minister Vilas Patil Undalkar passes away at 82

An old Congress hand, Undalkar, popularly known as 'kaka', was elected seven times till 2014 from Karad-South Assembly seat, now represented by senior party leader Prithviraj Chavan.

published on : 4th January 2021

Maharashtra speaker asks PM to scrap farm laws, threatens protest

In the letter written on December 9, Patole said farmers are protesting against the new laws to protect their rights and self-respect.

published on : 15th December 2020

A year later, ex-CM Devendra Fadnavis downplays his teaming up with Ajit Pawar to form government

Fadnavis said that projects like the water grid and city water pipeline aimed at developing Marathwada were in coma under the current regime.

published on : 23rd November 2020

SC show cause notice to Maharashtra assembly secretary for writing to Arnab, protects him from arrest

The top court directed the Secretary of Maharashtra legislative assembly to explain in two weeks as to why the contempt proceedings be not initiated against him.

published on : 6th November 2020

SC issues notice to Maharashtra Assembly secretary on Arnab Goswami's plea

The show cause notice has been issued to Goswami for making certain remarks against Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackrey in his news debates on Rajput's case.

published on : 30th September 2020

Amid chaos over MLAs' COVID-19 test reports, Maharashtra assembly monsoon session begins

Former speaker Haribhau Bagade and other legislators, who were not able to enter the Vidhan Bhavan, complained to state Deputy Chief minister Ajit Pawar when he arrived there.

published on : 7th September 2020

Compulsory antigen tests, new seating arrangement: Maharashtra assembly gears up for monsoon session from September 7 

The shortest-ever monsoon session in the history of the Maharashtra legislature is taking place in the backdrop of a raging COVID-19 pandemic.

published on : 4th September 2020

Maharashtra lawmakers keen on 'open ground' assembly sessions amid rising COVID-19 cases

The demand, if fulfilled, will make Maharashtra the first state in the country to conduct its sessions in an open ground.

published on : 31st July 2020

Election Commission lens on ‘BJP link’ to ad campaign during Maharashtra assembly elections in 2019

RTI activist had claimed Maharashtra CEO issued ads via an agency linked to BJP IT cell.

published on : 25th July 2020

Coronavirus scare: Maharashtra Legislature budget session curtailed, to end on March 14

Ajit  Pawar made it clear that the session was being curtailed not out of fear of the coronavirus, but to prevent strain on the administration.

published on : 12th March 2020

Coronavirus: Uddhav government curtails Assembly session as Thane administration invokes Disaster Management Act

So far 11 positive cases were reported in Maharashtra including two in Maximum City Mumbai taking the total number of infected persons to 68.

published on : 12th March 2020

Uddhav government clears first Savarkar test in Maharashtra Assembly as Speaker rejects BJP demand

The ruling alliance in Maharashtra had three contentious issues, which, if not suitably addressed, could even call the future of the government into question.

published on : 27th February 2020

Pandemonium in Maharashtra Assembly over farm loan waiver issue

Fadnavis criticised the farm loan waiver announced by the Shiv Sena-led Maharashtra Vikas Aghadi government, saying in two months only 15,000 farmers were its beneficiaries.

published on : 25th February 2020

Shiv Sena slams ex-CM Devendra Fadnavis for boycotting customary tea party in Maharashtra Assembly

Through its editorial Saamana, the party said that by boycotting the customary tea party, Fadnavis has clearly stated what his stand will be in the Budget session in the state.

published on : 25th February 2020

We will felicitate Uddhav Thackeray for his stance on CAA, Bhima Koregaon case: Fadnavis

"Wrong information is being spread about CAA to mislead the people ...it is appreciative that Maharashtra Chief Minister has supported CAA and NPR," the former CM said.

published on : 23rd February 2020
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