Following the rout faced by MNS in state Assembly Elections and mass resignation of party workers from the local unit recently, MNS chief Raj Thackeray on Saturday said he will start afresh to strengthen party activities in Nashik.
A 65-year-old woman, allegedly set ablaze for not voting for a particular candidate in Yeola Assembly constituency in Nashik district in October 15 polls, succumbed to her injuries while undergoing treatment at civil hospital here on Monday.
Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi Friday attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his call for "Congress-free Maharashtra", saying it was impossible as his party's ethos and ideology were same as that of the state and its legendary leaders.
Offences were registered against two unidentified persons here separately for allegedly posting objectionable content on a social networking site, against local leaders from various parties including MNS legislator Vasant Gite, police said today.
An offence has been registered against unidentified persons for allegedly circulating a false message on social media that MNS legislator from Nashik, Vasant Gite, has quit the party and joined the BJP.
An irate mob set fire to a truck, for transporting what they alleged is cow flesh, near Vinchur in Nashik district today morning, after which a bandh was observed in Lasalgaon and Vinchur to protest against alleged slaughter of cows.