MLA lifts mace at Speaker`s podium in Maha House; suspended

Maharashtra Assembly Deputy Speaker Vasant Purke suspended Shiv Sena legislator Om Raje Nimbalkar for lifting the mace from the Speaker`s table in protest against a minister`s reply on the acute water scarcity.

Purke elected Mah Assembly Dy Speaker

Congress leader and former State
Education Minister, Vasant Purke was Saturday elected unopposed
as the Deputy Speaker of Maharashtra Legislative Assembly.