ED probes Praful Patel's alleged land deal with Dawood man
Saturday, 12 October 2019 ED is investigating an alleged financial partnership deal between a company promoted by former civil aviation minister and senior NCP leader Praful Patel's family and Iqbal Memon "Mirchi", the late drug lord and a close aide of Dawood Ibrahim. Sources alleged the deal involved transfer to Millennium Developers, a Patel family-promoted company, of a plot Mirchi owned at a prime location in Mumbai.
A DELHI COURT TODAY ALLOWED THE ENFORCEMENT DIRECTORATE TO INTERROGATE FORMER UNION MINISTER P CHIDAMBARAM TOMORROW IN TIHAR JAIL AND, IF REQUIRED, ARREST HIM IN CONNECTION WITH THE INX MEDIA MONEY LAUNDERING CASE, FORMER UNION MINISTER PRAFUL PATEL HAS BEEN SUMMONED BY THE ENFORCEMENT DIRECTORATE,...
Nationalist Congress Party workers staged protest against BJP MLC Gopichand Padalkar's statement on Sharad Pawar. NCP party workers slapped his posters with slippers and shoes and later burnt it. The protest spiked after Padalkar said that Sharad Pawar is like 'coronavirus' that has infected Maharashtra.
Energy Minister of Maharashtra, Dr. Nitin Raut claimed that Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is trying to dislodge the running state government. He made this statement while hitting out at the Prime Minister Narendra Modi and former chief minister of state Devendra Fadnavis for questioning the Maharashtra Vikas Aghadi (MVA) government over COVID-19 situation in the state. The minister said, "BJP is trying to get down the state government of Maharashtra. Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Devendra Fadnavis should stop dreaming 'Mungerilal ke sapne' of toppling Maharashtra government,"Maharashtra Vikas Aghadi (MVA) government formed by Shiv Sena, Congress and Nationalist Congress Party (NCP). The alliance took BJP's chance to form the government in 2019 Maharashtra elections. Uddhav Thackeray-led government has faced a lot of flak over the issue of sending migrant labourers home.
Union Railway Minister Piyush Goyal on May 26 said Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray own alliance partners are exposing failures of state government. Adding on it, he further said whether it's Shiv Sena, Congress or NCP, they are all partners in that government they should take responsibility and send migrants by the trains.
A businessman, Neeraj Kumar from Gaya bought a piece of land on the Moon. Neeraj Kumar bought one acre of land on his birthday. Speaking to ANI, Neeraj Kumar said, "I have bought 1 acre of plot on Moon. It was not that expensive but the process was really very hard. I reached out to Lunar Registration Society which is US based for the further process. I have read that Sushant Singh Rajput, Shah Rukh Khan and a Mumbai-based businessman have purchased land on the Moon so I got inspired from them." He is the first person from Bodh Gaya to buy land on the Earth's natural satellite. However, as per Outer Space Treaty, ownership of land on moon remains unclear.
Staff of Hindu Hriday Samrat Balasaheb Thackeray Hospital in Mumbai celebrated the 101st birthday of Arjun Govind Naringrekar. Naringrekar, who will turn 101-years-old on July 15, is also getting discharged from hospital after recovering from COVID-19.
A spat between couple brought traffic to a halt on Peddar Road on July 13 evening. A man was in a black vehicle with a woman. His wife who was tailing in a white car overtook and intercepted his vehicle. She created ruckus on the road. The spat brought traffic to halt and later traffic police had to involve to sort their things out.
Sanitisation workers of the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) arrived at 'Jalsa', the residence of actor Amitabh Bachchan in Mumbai. Actor Amitabh Bachchan and son Abhishek Bachchan tested COVID-19 positive and both were admitted to Nanavati Super Speciality Hospital.