Bollywood actor Sonu Sood, against whom the BMC has filed a police complaint of alleged illegal construction, met NCP chief Sharad Pawar at the latter's residence in Mumbai on Wednesday, a source said.
Bollywood actor Sonu Sood, against whom the BMC has filed a police complaint of alleged illegal construction, met NCP chief Sharad Pawar at the latter's residence in Mumbai on Wednesday.
More than a lakh farmers have been protesting at the national capital borders for over a month demanding repeal of three farm laws.
In last 1 year, Sharad Pawar, Eknath Khadse & Pratap Sarnaik got notices & now you all are discussing my name. All these people are crucial for govt formation in Maharashtra. These are pieces of paper, nothing else: Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut on ED not
Nationalist Congress Party spokesperson Nawab Malik said that the BJP is using the Centre to destabilise the West Bengal government.
Several party workers attended the event which also included the cake cutting ceremony. However, soon after the cake was cut, several NCP workers thronged on to the stage to get their share of the cake.
Pawar, a four-time Maharashtra chief minister, was defence minister between June 1991 to March 1993.
On December 12, Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) chief Sharad Pawar turned 80. On the occasion, the YB Chavan Centre in Mumbai all decked up. Giant rangoli was also made at the entrance of YB Chavan Centre.
Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut on December 11 said the opposition parties need to come together and strengthen the United Progressive Alliance (UPA).
The UPA was formed after the 2004 general election. It constitutes centre-left political parties. Congress' president Sonia Gandhi is the chairperson of the UPA. Congress is also the largest constituent of the alliance.
The Nationalist Congress Party on Thursday rejected reports of NCP chief Sharad Pawar replacing Sonia Gandhi as the chairperson of the United Progressive Alliance (UPA). The reports were termed "unsubstantiated" and "planted by vested interests to divert the attention from the farmers' agitation".
Amid speculations that NCP chief Sharad Pawar may replace Congress president Sonia Gandhi as chairperson of the United Progressive Alliance (UPA), Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut on Thursday said that the patron has all the qualities to lead the country.
The Uddhav Thackeray government in Maharashtra has proposed to launch a scheme after NCP supremo Sharad Pawar's name.
The three farm laws enacted in September have been projected by the government as major reforms in the agriculture sector that will remove the middlemen and allow farmers to sell anywhere in the country.
Amid the Bharat Bandh, NCP supremo Sharad Pawar on Tuesday attacked the BJP for diverting the attention, and said during his tenure as the Union Cabinet Minister, he had only talked about bringing reforms in the APMC and not about the kind of new laws enacted by the Centre.
How Congress, Sharad Pawar, Shiv Sena are opposing the very same farm laws which they had wanted to enact. Watch Aaj Ki Baat with Rajat Sharma for more details.
Senior NCP leader Praful Patel on monday said the centre could have avoided protests by farmers had it consulted opposition parties.
The Nationalist Congress Party on Monday said when NCP chief Sharad Pawar was the agriculture minister during the UPA regime, he persuaded many 'reluctant' states to implement the Atal Bihari Vajpayee-led government's model APMC Act.