Get ready for lockdown, says Maharashtra Minister

Maharashtra Health Minister Rajesh Tope has said people of the State need to mentally prepare themselves for an impending lockdown, and that the government would give adequate time for the residents to prepare themselves before the lockdown is implemented. Continue Reading

Maharashtra plans full lockdown amid rising Covid cases

The weekend lockdown to combat the aggressive surge in Covid-19 cases in Maharashtra began at 8 pm on Friday. According to existing plans, the lockdown will continue until 7 am on Monday. Continue Reading

Fresh curbs in Maharashtra as Covid spreads again

Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray said that in view of the rising Covid-19 cases, religious, social and political gatherings will be prohibited in the state from today. Continue Reading

‘Over Rs 1,000 crore loss in Serum Institute fire’

The Serum Institute of India (SII) said it has suffered losses of over Rs 1,000 crore due to the massive fire that broke out a day before at its premises in Pune, while Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray said that whether the blaze was an accident or sabotage will be known once the probe gets over. Continue Reading

Maharashtra CM smells attempts to ‘finish off’ Bollywood

Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray has said attempts to ‘finish off’ the Hindi film industry aka Bollywood or ‘to shift it’ will not be tolerated. Continue Reading

I don’t need your certificate on Hindutva: Maharashtra CM to Governor

“I don’t need your certificate for my Hindutva,” Maharashtra Chief  Minister Uddhav Thackeray has said, referring to a letter by Governor B S Koshyari. Continue Reading

Security beefed up after Dawood’s man calls Maharashtra CM

Security has been beefed up at Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray’s residence ‘Matoshree’ in Mumbai’s Bandra after an unidentified man called him up, saying that he was calling from Dubai on behalf of fugitive underworld don Dawood Ibrahim. Continue Reading