Maharashtra Advocate General Shreehari Aney's demand for separate Marathwada state today led to ruckus in the state Assembly which was adjourned thrice as Congress-NCP and Shiv Sena raised slogans and demanded Aney's resignation.
Maharashtra Legislative Assembly on Wednesday passed the Maharashtra Unaided Private Professional Education Institutions (Regulation of Admissions and Fees) bill to establish fee and admission regulatory authorities for professional courses run by private colleges.
Uproarious scenes were witnessed in the state Legislative Assembly with opposition Congress-NCP demanding a detailed discussion on recommendation of the Kelkar Committee report regarding the development backlog in Vidarbha, Marathwada and the rest of Maharashtra.
Amidst raging controversy over Union minister Giriraj Singh's remarks on Congress President Sonia Gandhi, the party on Saturday said it will rake up the issue and protest against the BJP leadership in the Legislative Assembly next week.
Joining hands against the BJP-Shiv Sena regime's decision to scrap five per cent reservation for Muslims, opposition parties in Maharashtra Tuesday staged a protest outside the Assembly and burnt copies of the order brought out by the Devendra Fadnavis government.
Leader of the Opposition in Maharashtra Assembly Radhakrishna Vikhe Patil on Thursday met Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis seeking reinstatement of quota in education for Muslims, announced by the erstwhile Congress-NCP government.