NCP welcomes Bombay HC's decision to grant Chhagan Bhujbal bail, says govt machinery misused to keep him in jail
Bhujbal's lawyers relied on the apex court's November 2017 judgement which struck down section 45 of the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA).
ED attaches Rs 20 crore worth of assets of Chhagan Bhujbal in connection with money laundering probe
The ED has issued a fresh order attaching assets worth Rs 20.41 crore in connection with its money laundering probe against former Maharashtra deputy chief minister Chhagan Bhujbal and others
Special Judge of the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA) court, PR Bhavke heard the arguments of lawyers of Bhujbal and ED before reserving the order.
Enforcement Directorate Lawyer Hiten Venegaonkar told the court dealing with Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA) cases that investigations were on and the custody of the duo was further needed.
Bhujbal, who is presently in judicial custody, has written to Maha CM Fadnavis requesting him to start the diversion work of the Manjarpada water project.
More trouble for Chhagan Bhujbal: ACB files chargesheet against NCP leader in Mumbai University scam
The chargesheet comprised documentary evidence against Bhujbal and six others for criminal conspiracy, corruption, cheating and forgery.
No relief for Chhagan Bhujbal: NCP leader sent to 14 days' judicial custody in money laundering case
Chhagan Bhujbal was sent to the Arthur Road Central Jail where his nephew Samir Bhujbal is also lodged since his arrest on 1 February in related cases.
The ED arrested former Maharashtra PWD minister Chhagan Bhujbal in a money-laundering case on 14 March.
From a nonentity existence as a street vegetable vendor to his tenure as the second-in-command at the Mantralaya in Mumbai, Chhagan Bhujbal's rapid rise to fame is a political folklore.
ED on Monday arrested former Maharashtra PWD minister Chhagan Bhujbal in connection with a money laundering case registered against him and others.
Senior NCP leader Chhagan Bhujbal has been summoned for questioning by the Enforcement Directorate next Monday, BJP MP Kirit Somaiya said here.
Maharashtra Sadan scam: Chhagan Bhujbal claims he is being targeted because he fights for backward classes
Chhagan Bhujbal claimed that he is being targeted because rival politicians want to settle scores with him but he is sure he will get justice.
The Anti-Corruption Bureau on Thursday filed an FIR against former Maharashtra minister and NCP leader Chhagan Bhujbal in connection with Maharashtra Sadan scam, three days after registering a case against him in allotment of land in Kalina in Mumbai.
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and his deputy Manish Sisodia met social activist Anna Hazare in Delhi. Kejriwal will join Hazare in the latter's protest against the land bill.
Maha Sadan controversy fallout: No action against Sena MPs but Marathi speaking staff, better food soon
The Shiv Sena has welcomed the government's decision and said that a lot of facilities did need to be improved at Maharashtra Sadan.
Somaiya, chairman of House Committee and a BJP MP from Mumbai North alleged that the state government has failed to take action on corruption at the Maharashtra Sadan and is protecting NCP minister Chhagan Bhujbal.
Nitin Gadkari has accused the Congress and NCP of using the Maharashtra Sadan episode involving a Shiv Sena MP to "malign" the image of the saffron combine.
BJP MP Meenakshi Lekhi said some of the MPs were staying in Maharashtra Sadan because Congress legislators have not vacated their accommodation.
The last week's incident which came to light only two days ago has sparked off nation-wide outrage and also led to ruckus in Parliament.
While there has been considerable outrage over 11 Shiv Sena parliamentarians abusing the catering staff at Maharashtra sadan, both, the state and Centre, do not appear too keen in probing and initiating action against those guilty.