Maharashtra Government announced appointment of retired Bombay HC judge to probe allegations of irregularities against Eknath Khadse in the purchase of land near Pune.
Maharashtra Lokayukta Justice (Retd) M L Tahaliyani has given a clean chit to former Maharashtra Minister Eknath Khadse in the bribery case involving his "personal assistant" Gajanan Patil and closed a complaint in the matter.
A judicial committee of a retired Bombay High Court judge will probe the purchase of the MIDC land near Pune by former Revenue Minister Eknath Khadse, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis said here on Monday.
Nitin Gadkari on Sunday asked party workers not to hanker after ministerial positions and said senior functionary should demonstrate ethical conduct.
Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis expressed confidence that ex-revenue minister Eknath Khadse, who had resigned from the state cabinet, would emerge clean.
Eknath Khadse on Saturday arrived at BJP's two-day state-level executive meet here, putting an end to speculations that he may not attend the event
Much like Moses' ten commandments or Buddha's five precepts, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday laid down a seven-point code of conduct for BJP leaders.
Eknath Khadse, who last week resigned from Maharashtra cabinet over multiple allegations of wrongdoing, is likely to be exonerated by the state police in connection with the charge that he received calls from fugitive mob boss Dawood Ibrahim, a senior official said.
Senior BJP leader Eknath Khadse, who stepped down recently as Revenue Minister following a string of allegations, on Friday made a futile bid to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi, National Security Advisor Ajit Doval as well as senior party leaders in New Delhi.
Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis has referred the transfers of 110 officials including deputy collectors and tehsildars, effected by his former cabinet colleague Eknath Khadse, to the service establishment board.
In the wake of resignation of Eknath Khadse from the post of Maharashtra Revenue Minister over allegations of misuse of power, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis has warned his BJP colleagues against overruling the opinion of bureaucrats.
If the second most powerful minister after CM (Khadse), is so corrupt you can imagine what is happening in the government, AAP leader said.
Congress on Monday asked why criminal charges have not been framed against the former minister Eknath Khadse who resigned over corruption allegations.
Congress on Monday asked Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis to book senior BJP leader and former Revenue Minister Eknath Khadse under stringent provisions of the MCOCA
The Bombay HC on Monday posted for hearing on 14 June a petition filed by Manoj Bhangale, seeking CBI probe against former minister Eknath Khadse.
Former Maharashtra BJP minister Eknath Khadse has paid the price for breaking the political alliance with the Shiv Sena, the Sena said on Monday.
Sena sought to know why Fadnavis did not once come forward to defend his colleague, Eknath Khadse.
In Eknath Khadse's present endeavour to come out unscathed from a medley of allegation, he has implied that the sauce for the goose is not the sauce for the gander.
As many as 14 BJP corporators from Jalgaon City Municipal Corporation (JCMC) on Sunday resigned in support of Maharashtra Minister Eknath Khadse.
Senior NCP leader Praful Patel has said Eknath Khadse's resignation from the post of Maharashtra Revenue Minister has nothing to do with his caste.