Connect with us

Nagpur News Politics

Congress fields recently inducted RSS leader Ravindra Bhoyar as Nagpur’s MLC candidate

?Congress, on Monday night, announced its decision to field Dr Ravindra Bhoyar as its MLC candidate from Nagpur.

The move came on the same day when, in a sudden turn of political events, Bhoyar, who was a BJP Corporator at the Nagpur Municipal Corporation (NMC) and a staunch RSS man, joined Congress in the presence of Guardian Minister Dr Nitin Raut, minister Sunil Kedar and city chief Vikas Thakre.

The All India Congress Committee (AICC), in a letter by General Secretary Mukul Wasnik, dated November 22, stated, “Congress President Sonia Gandhi has approved the proposal for the candidature of Dr Ravindra Prabhakar Bhoyar as party candidate for the ensuing biennial election to the Maharashtra Legislative Council (MLC) from Nagpur Local Authorities’ Constituency.” 

Continue Reading
Click to comment
Subscribe
Notify of
guest
0 Comments
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments

Politics

Nagpur District Yuva Sena workers rip banner put up in Eknath Shinde’s support

Published

on

By

Amar Ashok Jajoo | Nagpur
Members of Nagpur District Yuva Sena, on June 25, ripped a banner supporting Eknath Shinde, which was placed at Chitaroli in Gandhibagh.

A Nagpur District Yuva Sena worker ripping banner supporting Eknath Shinde in city’s Gandhibagh area

Members of Yuva Sena, led by Nagpur District Yuva Sena chief Vikram Rathod, on June 25, ripped a banner supporting party member Eknath Shinde, which was placed at Chitaroli in Gandhibagh. Shinde, who’s leading a group of rebel Shiv Sena MLAs, is the man behind the current political crisis in Maharashtra.

Speaking to Nation Next, Vikram Rathod said: “Eknath Shinde was given so much love and respect by Shiv Sena and in return he has betrayed the party and Balasaheb Thackeray. We condemn his conduct. We are with Uddhavji. Any banner in the city supporting Eknath Shinde will be torn off by us in similar manner.”

Shiv Sena Nagpur Pramukh Pravin Barde, Dhiraj Fandi, Manoj Sahu, Sanjay Kasodhan, Vasant Dongre, along with other Shiv Sainiks were present when the banner was ripped off.

Continue Reading

Politics

Disgruntled Ashish Deshmukh resigns as Maharashtra Congress General Secretary

Published

on

By

Radhika Dhawad | Photographer : Bhavesh Mahalle | Nagpur
Ayushree and Ashish Deshmukh during 'Amrut Mahotsav' organised at Suresh Bhat auditorium in Nagpur to celebrate Ranjeet Deshmukh's 75th birthday

Ashish Deshmukh with wife Ayushree (Photo by: Bhavesh Mahalle)

Congress leader Ashish Deshmukh tendered his resignation as the General Secretary of MPCC to party Chief Sonia Gandhi on Tuesday, May 31.

Deshmukh said that the decision to resign was taken after the Congress nominated Imran Pratapgarhi from Maharashtra as Rajya Sabha candidate. Deshmukh said that although he has resigned from the post, he would remain in the party and continue to work for the same. 

The list of Rajya Sabha candidates by Congress that stirred massive resent in the ranks, shortlisted 34-year-old Pratapgarhi – Congress minority department chairperson and a poet from Maharashtra. He had contested the Lok Sabha polls from Moradabad on a Congress ticket but lost his seat to a BJP candidate.

 

Deshmukh's resignation

 

 

Continue Reading

Politics

Shatrughan Sinha, Prithviraj Chavan grace Ranjeet Deshmukh’s 75th birthday celebrations in Nagpur

Published

on

By

Amar Ashok Jajoo | Photographer : Bhavesh Mahalle | Nagpur

Political bigwigs gathered under one roof on May 29 to extend their wishes to veteran politician and former minister Ranjeet Deshmukh at ‘Amrut Mahotsav’ organised at Suresh Bhat auditorium in Nagpur to celebrate Deshmukh’s 75th birthday. Deshmukh turned 75 last year but celebrations could not be held due to the COVID pandemic.

Lok Sabha MP Shatrughan Sinha, former Maharashtra CM Prithviraj Chavan, Maharashtra minister Balasaheb Thorat and other politicians were prominently present during the event. Deshmukh’s son Ashish Deshmukh and Dr Amol Deshmukh played perfect hosts to those who attended the event.

Continue Reading
Advertisement

Trending

0
Would love your thoughts, please comment.x
()
x