Latest News on Maharashtra Drought
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Apr 11, 2013
Drinking water was given priority as per govt policy: Ajit PawarHe was responding to the allegation that as the water resources minister and then finance minister, he chaired or partook in a high-powered committee that diverted almost 2,000 million cubic metre (mcm) of water meant for irrigation to industries.
Apr 08, 2013
After uproar, Ajit Pawar apologises for 'urine comment' in HouseMaharashtra Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar on Monday apologised for his controversial comments on water shortage and load-shedding saying that he had hurt the sentiments of the people as well as the legislature.
Apr 08, 2013
Power-drunk Ajit Pawar shows insensitivity of netas to peoplePawar's comments are a measure of the vast distance that our netas have put between themselves and the people, which renders them insensitive to the struggles of the aam aadmi - and finds expression in the public rubbing of salt in people's wounds.
Apr 01, 2013
Sad that PM has not said a word on Maharashtra drought: Rajnath Singh"Prime Minister Manmohan Singh is not serious about tackling drought. Singh should tour the drought-hit areas and give some relief to people," Rajnath told reporters.
Mar 26, 2013
Govt ignores drought affected, so we attacked Indiabulls offices: MNSAnswering a question on whether what they were doing was simply hooliganism, through exploiting the frustrations of the suffering people, the MNS said that they were left with no choice.
Mar 25, 2013
MNS attacks Indiabulls Centre after Raj speech in AmravatiThackeray had slammed the amount of water being pumped to the India Bulls centre while the rest of Maharashtra was suffering from severe drought.
Mar 13, 2013
Shinde announces Rs 1,207cr drought relief package for MaharashtraAn Empowered Group of Ministers (EGoM) on drought headed by Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar today approved Rs 1,207 crore relief package to Maharashtra.