Navi Mumbai is a bit better than Mumbai as far as its infrastructure development is concerned and it has the potential to become a parallel financial centre, Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithiviraj Chavan said here on Thursday.
After Congress` Chief Minister of Maharashtra - Prithviraj Chavan and Haryana - Bhupinder Singh Hooda, it was the turn of JMM`s Jharkhand CM Hemant Soren to be booed by BJP supporters Thursday as she shared the dais with Prime Minister Narendra Modi, prompting the Congress to accuse the ruling party of orchestrating the jeering.
Amid ongoing stir by AICC secretary Sanjay Nirupam demanding reduction of power tariff in Mumbai, Maharashtra Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar on Saturday said that the government may take a final call on the issue in its state Cabinet meet scheduled on January 29.
Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithiviraj Chavan on Thursday said the state government will soon make an announcement in connection with reduction of power tariff while toll tax will be reviewed within a week`s time.
The Maharashtra government has not filed any affidavit in the High Court on the tabling of the Adarsh inquiry commission report in the state Legislative Assembly, Chief Minister Prithiviraj Chavan said in a letter to Speaker Dilip Walse Patil on Thursday.
Maharashtra Chief Minister
Prithviraj Chavan Friday said he had received the letter written by anti-corruption activist Anna Hazare, which seeks introduction of Lokayukta bill in the state legislature.