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Maharashtra: BJP minister says 3 lakh tablets used in Mantralaya, not 3 lakh rats killed

The issue was brought to light by senior BJP leader and former Maharashtra minister Eknath Khadse who had demanded an inquiry into the way a contract to kill rats in Mantralaya was executed. 

Mar 23, 2018, 17:26 PM IST

'Rat scam' in Maharashtra? 24,000 rats claimed to be killed on just 1 floor of Mantralaya

Senior BJP leader and former Maharashtra minister Eknath Khadse had on Thursday demanded an inquiry into the way a contract to kill rats in Mantralaya. 

Mar 23, 2018, 14:31 PM IST

How were 3 lakh rats killed in Mantralaya in just 7 days, Maharashtra Assembly debates

The government could have deployed ten cats to do the job instead of hiring a private firm, senior BJP leader and former Maharashtra minister Eknath Khadse said in a lighter vain.

Mar 22, 2018, 17:35 PM IST

Murder convict, on parole, falls off 5th floor of Mantralaya building in Mumbai, probe ordered

A murder case convict, who was out on parole, died after he allegedly fell off from the fifth floor of the high-security Mantralaya building on Thursday evening.

Feb 08, 2018, 21:51 PM IST

Three suicide scares rock Mantralaya - the Maharashtra government headquarters- in a single day

An official said that Mantralaya is a hub of activity where thousands of people from all over Maharashtra troop down daily with hopes to get their works done quickly.

Jun 14, 2016, 21:43 PM IST

Maharashtra government transfers seven IAS officials

 The Maharashtra government announced here today that seven IAS officials have been transferred.

Aug 31, 2015, 22:48 PM IST

Akhilesh Yadav names new CM office as 'Mukhamantri Karyalaya'

Setting aside the suggestion of Uttar Pradesh Governor Ram Naik to name the new secretariat building under construction in the state capital as 'mantralaya', Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Tuesday said it would be named as 'Mukhamantri Karyalaya'.

Aug 04, 2015, 22:14 PM IST

Maharashtra: 50-year-old peon clears Class 10 exams in 28th attempt

Juggling between work and studies, a 50-year-old peon working with a public heath department, has cleared his class 10th examination in his 28th attempt here.

Jun 11, 2015, 12:04 PM IST

Maharashtra CM lauds Mantralaya staffer who passed SSC exam at 50

Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis here on Tuesday felicitated a junior state government staffer who passed the recent SSC exam at the age of 50 years.

Jun 09, 2015, 19:04 PM IST

Eight IAS officers transferred in Chhattisgarh

The Chhattisgarh government has transferred eight Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officers in the state.

Apr 14, 2015, 16:42 PM IST

Firm fined Rs 6.10 lakh for delaying Mantralaya renovation work

A construction firm has been fined Rs 5,000 per day for delay in completing the Mantralaya renovation project, according to an RTI query.

Dec 24, 2014, 16:37 PM IST

Maharashtra govt to ease entry of citizens into Mantralaya

Maharashtra Government is in the process of conceptualising a system to simplify and streamline the entry of citizens into Mantralaya, the state secretariat here.

Dec 21, 2014, 14:55 PM IST

Maharashtra govt bid to expedite file clearance process

Against the backdrop of criticism over delays in clearing files, the Maharashtra government has decided to implement a "three-stage file clearance" system to speed up the process.

Aug 12, 2014, 11:52 AM IST

Fire in Mantralaya; no casualty

Two years after a devastating fire in the state secretariat claimed five lives, panic revisited the Maharashtra administrative headquarters on Monday when fire broke out on the first floor of the annex building here but there were no casualties.

Jun 23, 2014, 19:50 PM IST

One year after blaze, Mantralaya renovation still work-in-progress

A year after top four floors of the imposing Mantralaya building housing the state secretariat here were gutted in a major blaze, labourers are working double shifts to complete the renovation.

Jun 20, 2013, 19:41 PM IST

Fire in Maharashtra government headquarters

A minor fire broke out in Mantralaya, the Maharashtra government headquarters, here on Saturday.

Mar 09, 2013, 21:59 PM IST

Fire at Mumbai Mantralaya

A fire broke out at Mantralaya, the Maharashtra state secretariat complex, here on Saturday, fire brigade sources said.

Mar 09, 2013, 13:19 PM IST

Mumbai: Letter threatens to blow up ‘Mantralaya’

Mumbai Police has stepped up vigil after an anonymous letter sent to the state Secretariat `Mantralaya` threatened to bomb important government installations in Mumbai and Nagpur.

Oct 12, 2012, 11:51 AM IST

Fire-ravaged Mantralaya to get new look

Ten weeks after a major fire gutted the Maharashtra state headquarters, the government plans to fully repair and renovate the iconic building.

Aug 30, 2012, 14:34 PM IST

Mantralaya renovation after confirmation of safety

Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan today said renovation of the fire-ravaged state secretariat building will start after the safety of the top floors is established.

Jul 04, 2012, 21:29 PM IST