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As a precautionary measure, the Devendra Fadnavis led Maharashtra government declared a public holiday for Mumbai.
The MET department had, in their long term forecasts in April and May, said that the rainfall this year would be above average but that was not the case leading to grave loss for many farmers
Contrary to the projected revenue loss of Rs 7000 crore, the state excise department has collected over Rs 2,800 crore in the first quarter itself.
Maharashtra farmers' panel chief Kishore Tiwari demanded a special long-term package of Rs 40,000 crore from the NITI Aayog.
The IAS officer, Rajagopal Devara, found himself in a cleft stick after penning a commentary on the statewide farmers'.
State Finance Minister Sudhir Mungantiwar said Maharashtra will adopt a digital platform like the one adopted by Andhra Pradesh for implementation of the recently-announced farm loan waiver.
These farmers are included in the proposed loan waiver for 36,10,216 farmers with outstanding loans below Rs 150,000.
The Supreme Court asked the Maharashtra government to remove encroachments over 908 sq.mt area around the historic Haji Ali Dargah shrine within two weeks.
The division bench was hearing petitions filed by Uber India Ltd, Ola Ltd and six drivers plying cabs with these two companies, challenging the Maharashtra City Taxi Rules implemented by the state.
The decision has been taken after a notification of the Maharashtra Government
India has witnessed several farmer agitations across the states as the policies adopted by the central government hardly met the grievances of the agricultural labourers.
The 17-year old girl was forced to eat buffalo dung allegedly to exorcise evil spirits by a local godman in Dhangarwadi village at lathur district last week.
Pass percentage of class XII girls students was also higher than that of boys in the XII state bord exam.
The farmers groups resolved to amplify their protests across Maharashtra if the demands, including a complete loan waiver, are not accepted by june 11.
The women allegedly trying to steal a pair of bullocks was assaulted by a mob of thirty men.