Jitendra Awhad

Ram Gopal Varma’s Women’s Day Sunny Leone tweet row: Will try to beat him with shoes, says NCP leader

Ram Gopal Varma’s Women’s Day Sunny Leone tweet row: Will try to beat him with shoes, says NCP leader

Reacting to RGV’s tweets, NCP leader Vidya Chavan on Thursday said that they would try to beat him with shoes if he doesn’t apologise for his remark.

Mar 09, 2017, 14:59 PM IST

Maharashtra: Video showing NCP MLA 'holding court' goes viral

A video purportedly showing NCP MLA Jitendra Awhad "holding court" for a teenage molestation victim, wherein she is seen hitting the accused has gone viral after the lawmaker uploaded the clip on social media.

Sep 07, 2016, 15:51 PM IST
NCP MLA manhandled as his party workers, ABVP supporters clash at Fergusson College

NCP MLA manhandled as his party workers, ABVP supporters clash at Fergusson College

Amidst drama at Fergusson College over the purported raising of anti-national slogans, an NCP MLA was allegedly manhandled today on its campus as a clash broke out between workers of his party and ABVP supporters.

Mar 23, 2016, 21:17 PM IST

Opposition to Purandare not NCP's view, says Ajit Pawar

 Senior NCP leader Ajit Pawar today said the opposition expressed by party leader Jitendra Awhad over Maharastra government's decision to confer state's highest award to historian Babasaheb Purandare, saying it was his "personal view" and should not be construed as the official stance of the party.

Aug 13, 2015, 19:57 PM IST

NCP legislator Awhad holds tribal land, claims RTI activist

RTI activist Ravi Barhate on Wednesday alleged that NCP legislator Jitendra Awhad had purchased tribal land at Yeoor in adjoining Thane in 2006 and made an illegal construction on the plot, a charge denied by the latter.

Aug 05, 2015, 23:35 PM IST

Scuffle in NCP MLA Jitendra Awhad's program in Sangli

Activists of Shivpratisthan organisation stormed into the stage and disrupted the meeting organised by Shiv Samman Jagar Parishad where NCP MLA Jitendra Awhad was delivering his speech.

Jul 20, 2015, 21:00 PM IST

Privilege notice against NCP MLA for 'Hitler' remark

 BJP MLA Ram Kadam on Wednesday said he has submitted a privilege notice against NCP legislator Jitendra Awhad for describing Legislative Assembly Speaker Haribhau Bagade as "Hitler" during a debate on television.

Jul 15, 2015, 16:15 PM IST

NCP MLA Jitendra Awhad receives threat from 'right wing' group

NCP MLA Jitendra Awhad has received a letter threatening to kill him, purportedly from an outfit which says it firmly believes in the ideology of Nathuram Godse.

Mar 09, 2015, 00:13 AM IST

Jitendra Awhad booked for allegedly defying prohibitory orders

The city police has booked former Maharashtra cabinet minister and NCP MLA of Kalwa-Mumbra MLA Jitendra Awhad as well seven Thane Municipal Corporation corporators for allegedly defying prohibitory orders and leading a protest rally, police sources said here on Sunday.

Feb 22, 2015, 22:29 PM IST

NCP MLA Awhad suspended from Maha Assembly; Oppn walks out

The Opposition on Friday staged a walk out from the Maharashtra Legislative Assembly to protest the suspension of NCP MLA Jitendra Awhad for the rest of the winter session after he allegedly made derogatory remarks against a BJP minister.

Dec 12, 2014, 17:48 PM IST

NCP leader sworn-in as minister in Maharashtra

Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader Jitendra Awhad was on Thursday sworn-in as a Cabinet minister in Maharashtra.

May 29, 2014, 14:11 PM IST

Pawar meets Congress, NCP leaders from Maharashtra

Union Agriculture Minister and NCP chief Sharad Pawar here on Sunday met leaders of the ruling NCP and Congress alliance in Maharashtra to discuss the political situation ahead of the Lok Sabha election results, and the preparations for the Assembly elections.

May 12, 2014, 00:52 AM IST

NCP MLA Jitendra Awhad, others booked in a rioting case

Case was registered against NCP MLA Jitendra Awhad for rioting as a mob of villagers from Kalwa-Kharigaon in the district, allegedly led by him, ransacked the office of a builder over a dispute.

Feb 15, 2014, 01:05 AM IST

NCP to announce LS candidates after talks with Congress

Sharad Pawar-led NCP on Monday said it would announce its candidates for the Lok Sabha elections only after talks with Congress and that it had given no "ultimatum" to the alliance partner.

Feb 03, 2014, 18:48 PM IST

Hope Pawar now sleeps well: BJP on Jadhav`s appointment

The opposition BJP on Saturday took a dig over the appointment of Bhaskar Jadhav as the new president of Maharashtra NCP, saying he had once given the party chief Sharad Pawar a sleepless night.

Jun 15, 2013, 21:14 PM IST

Jitendra Awhad frontrunner for Maharashtra NCP chief`s post

NCP legislator from adjoining Thane, Jitendra Awhad, has emerged frontrunner for the post of the party`s chief of Maharashtra unit.

Jun 14, 2013, 19:45 PM IST

Desist from attacking Pawar, NCP leader tells Anna

NCP leader Jitendra Awhad said social activist Anna Hazare should desist from attacking party president and Union Minister Sharad Pawar.

Dec 09, 2011, 00:17 AM IST