Nitin Raut

Maharashtra government orders probe into electricity bill arrears

Speaking to reporters in Mumbai, Energy Minister Nitin Raut said the issue of pending electricity bills was discussed by the state cabinet on Thursday.

published on : 20th November 2020

Sabotage suspected in Mumbai power outage: Maharashtra Energy Minister Nitin Raut

Nitin Raut said the power breakdown in the metropolis and neighbouring Thane and Navi Mumbai on Monday was not a small issue.

published on : 14th October 2020

Dismiss Yogi Adityanath government, demands Congress leader

Nitin Raut said atrocities against Dalits and women have increased 'considerably' ever since the BJP came to power in Uttar Pradesh in 2017.

published on : 2nd October 2020

COVID-19: Number of affected ministers in Uddhav Cabinet reaches 11 after two test positive

Nitin Raut and Hasan Mushrif shared the information on their Twitter handles.

published on : 18th September 2020

Ensure power to health services on night of April 5: Maharashtra Energy Minister Nitin Raut

The minister had expressed apprehension on Friday that switching off house lights simultaneously could lead to a multi-state grid collapse and blackout in the entire country.

published on : 4th April 2020

PM Modi's call to turn off lights can affect emergency services, power grid: Maharashtra Energy Minister

The Minister urged people to light candles and lamps without switching off lights at their homes.

published on : 4th April 2020

Maharashtra lockdown: Discom staff not to go out, ‘average’ power bills to come

Maharashtra Energy Minister Nitin Raut asked power firms to generate bills using average reading rather than by verifying meters at premises in order to contain the spread of COVID-19.

published on : 23rd March 2020

Maharashtra govt mulls shutting down pension scheme for those jailed during Emergency

While a senior Congress minister in the MVA government, Dr Nitin Raut, had already raised objections to the scheme calling it “wrong”, the law and judiciary department too has now questioned it.

published on : 1st February 2020