The 54-year-old chemist was stabbed to death in Amravati city of Maharashtra on June 21, and police suspected that the brutal murder in Maharashtra was after he wrote a post in support of Nupur Sharma on Facebook. He used to run a chemist shop by the name of Amit Medical Store in Amravati.
The incident occurred a week before two men hacked to death Kanhaiya Lal, a tailor in Rajasthan's Udaipur, with a cleaver at his shop before posting videos online saying that they were avenging an insult to Islam.
In a letter issued by the Shiv Sena, Thackeray said that Shinde has been indulging in "anti-party activities" and has voluntarily given up his membership.
Mumbai rains: The weather department has issued a yellow alert, predicting heavy rains at a few places in the city on July 1 and 2.
Mumbai police recovered 4 suicide notes and a probe has been launched to investigate the matter.
The Shiv Sena is staring at a split after senior leader Eknath Shinde raised the banner of revolt and moved to a hotel in Assam's Guwahati with around 40 MLAs.
Shinde and a sizable number of MLAs rebelled against the leadership of Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on June 21 and are currently in Guwahati in Assam.
Pune rural police had earlier arrested Siddhesh Kamble alias Mahakal, accused of sheltering Jadhav after the 2021 murder case.
A team of the Bomb Detection and Disposal Squad (BDDS) along with a Crime Branch team is probing the case.
One of the shooters in the murder case of Singer-turned-politician Sidhu Moose Wala case, Saurabh alias Siddesh Kamble, who is also known as Mahakal, was arrested from Pune on Wednesday.
The case was registered at Kondhwa police station on Tuesday on a complaint lodged by Abdul Gafur Pathan, a former corporator of the Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC).
During their interrogation, the NIA team found that Arif and Shabbir had carried out some transactions with Chhota Shakeel, following which they were placed under arrest.
NIA conducts raids at 20 locations In Mumbai on underworld don Dawood Ibrahim's close aides
MNS chief Raj Thackeray has asked party workers and the people to play Hanuman Chalisa on loudspeakers outside mosques if azaans are played on loudspeakers from minarets.
The development came after MNS chief Raj Thackeray last week reiterated his demand that loudspeakers on mosques be removed by May 3 or else MNS will play 'Hanuman Chalisa' eulogising Lord Hanuman on loudspeakers outside mosques.
Amravati clash: 16 people have been arrested so far for indulging in violence during a flag changing ritual.
Kudalkar's house is located within the Nehru Nagar Police station limits in Kurla. The police was informed about the incident after which, the DCP himself reached the location.
The cause of the derailment is also not known yet. Concern teams of the railways are monitoring the situation.
Speaking to reporters after leaving the police station, Narayan Rane claimed that after the deaths of Salian and Rajput, Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray called him twice and requested him not to talk about Salian's death.
Mumbai BJP unit functionary Vivekanand Gupta approached the metropolitan magistrates court at Mazgaon in December 2021 with a complaint, alleging that Banerjee, who is also head of the Trinamool Congress (TMC), had showed disrespect to the national anthem.