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Maharashtra crisis: Eknath Shinde moves SC, hearing likely tomorrow

Maharashtra political crisis LIVE: On Saturday night, Assam minister Ashok Singhal arrived at the Radisson Blu Hotel in Guwahati to meet the rebel MLAs.
Rebel Shiv Sena leader Eknath Shinde with other MLAs during a meeting, in Guwahati 
Rebel Shiv Sena leader Eknath Shinde with other MLAs during a meeting, in Guwahati 

Maharashtra political crisis LIVE: As the political crisis in Maharashtra intensifies with no signs of a resolution, Assam minister Ashok Singhal on Saturday night arrived at Radisson Blu Hotel in Assam's Guwahati to meet rebel Maharashtra MLAs, including Eknath Shinde. The political situation in the state seems to be slowly moving in favour of Eknath Shinde with four more party MLAs reaching Guwahati on Thursday....Read More

Shinde, along with other MLAs have been camping at a five-star hotel in the city since Tuesday.

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June 26, 2022 8:58 PM IST

This is not rebellion, but separatism, says Aaditya Thackeray

The Shinde faction is not capable of doing a rebellion. This isn't rebellion, this is separatism. They took undue advantage of CM Uddhav Thackeray's ill-health to do all of this: Aaditya Thackeray further said.

June 26, 2022 8:55 PM IST

Eknath Shinde wept when offered CM's post: Aaditya 

"On May 20, CM Uddhav Thackeray called Eknath Shinde and asked him to become CM, if he wanted to become so, but at that time, he did drama & started weeping. Just a month after, he broke into rebellion," says Aaditya Thackeray.

June 26, 2022 7:51 PM IST

Shinde moves SC against deputy speaker's move

Shiv Sena rebel Eknath Shinde moves the Supreme Court against deputy speaker's rejection of no-confidence motion plea by the rebel camp. The matter is likely to be heard by SC on Monday.

June 26, 2022 6:28 PM IST

Will support CM Uddhav till the end, says Sharad Pawar

“Eknath Shinde and other MLAs were there with the NCP in the government. They didn't have any problems in the last 2.5 years. Why does it happen today only? It's just an excuse...We will support CM Uddhav Thackeray till last minute,” said NCP chief Sharad Pawar.

June 26, 2022 5:42 PM IST

Guv Koshyari  asks top cop to provide protection to rebel MLAs and families

Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari writes to DGP Rajnish Seth directing him to provide adequate police protection to the MLAs, their families and home on an immediate basis.

June 26, 2022 5:19 PM IST

Sena MP Arvind Sawant meets legal advisor in Mumbai

Shiv Sena MP Arvind Sawant meets legal advisor at Hotel Marine Plaza in Mumbai

June 26, 2022 3:02 PM IST

Maharashtra minister Uday Samant joins Shinde camp in Guwahati

According to sources, Uday Samant, Maharashtra minister of higher and technical education, joins Eknath Shinde faction in Guwahati. He is the eighth minister from Uddhav Thackeray's cabinet to join the rebels, led by Shinde.

June 26, 2022 2:00 PM IST

Aaditya Thackeray attends party workers program at Kalina

Maharashtra minister Aaditya Thackeray attends party workers program at Kalina, Santacruz amid crisis.

June 26, 2022 1:30 PM IST

Uddhav's Sena-Shinde camp fight over legacy on streets

The Uddhav Thackeray-Eknath Shinde showdown is now on the streets of Maharashtra. After Shiv Sainiks went on a rampage against the rebel MLAs by vandalising their offices and defacing the hoardings, the Shinde camp has now hit back. Read more

June 26, 2022 12:58 PM IST

Security beefed up outside Eknath Shinde's house in Thane

Security beefed up outside Eknath Shinde's house in Thane (Hindustan Times)
Security beefed up outside Eknath Shinde's house in Thane (Hindustan Times)

Police security has been beefed up outside Eknath Shinde's house in Thane.

June 26, 2022 12:47 PM IST

Meeting of Eknath Shinde faction begins in Guwahati hotel

Meeting of Eknath Shinde faction begins in Guwahati hotel to discuss further strategies and legal aspects. Another important meeting could be held later today, reports ANI citing sources.

June 26, 2022 12:38 PM IST

Centre provides 'Y+' category security to 15 rebel Sena MLAs

Central government has provided 'Y+' category armed Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) security cover to 15 rebel Shiv Sena MLAs

June 26, 2022 12:28 PM IST

Eknath Shinde camp to approach court after seeking legal opinion on Maha DY Speaker, reports ANI

Eknath Shinde camp to approach court after seeking legal opinion on Maharashtra Deputy Speaker's decision to remove Eknath Shinde as Shiv Sena Legislature Party leader, reports ANI citing sources.

June 26, 2022 11:22 AM IST

Eknath Shinde's latest message for Sainiks

In his latest message for Uddhav Thackeray's supporters, rebel Shiv Sena leader Eknath Shinde on Saturday explained the reason behind his ongoing revolt against the party supremo – a ‘dragon’ named MVA (Maha Vikas Aghadi). Read more

June 26, 2022 10:34 AM IST

Sanjay Raut taunts rebel MLAs

Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut on Sunday posted a tweet taunting the rebel MLAs of the party. In the tweet, he said that however long they may "hide" in Assam's Guwahati, they will ultimately have to come to "chowpatty" - a reference to Mumbai. 

June 26, 2022 10:01 AM IST

Another rebel Shiv Sena MLA explains why he joined team Eknath Shinde

Shiv Sena rebel leader Eknath Shinde on Saturday uploaded a video of a legislator in his camp, Erandol MLA Chimanrao Patil, in which the latter explained why he joined the Shinde-led revolt against Sena Supremo and Maharashtra chief minister Uddhav Thackeray. Watch here

June 26, 2022 9:02 AM IST

Eknath Shinde calls for a meeting today, reports ANI

Shiv Sena rebel leader Eknath Shinde calls a meeting of MLAs at 12 PM in Guwahati hotel, to discuss further strategy, reports ANI, quoting sources.

June 26, 2022 8:33 AM IST

Sena workers damage Pune office of rebel MLA

The Shiv Sena workers on Saturday vandalised an office of rebel party MLA Tanaji Sawant. Read more

June 26, 2022 7:46 AM IST

‘Those who left, left for good’: Aaditya Thackeray

Maharashtra cabinet minister Aaditya Thackeray while speaking about the political crisis in the state said that “Looking at the last 2-4 days in Maharashtra, it feels that those who left, left for good.”

June 26, 2022 7:19 AM IST

Fight over Sena control deepens crisis in Maharashtra

The fight over the control of Shiv Sena has deepened the political crisis in Maharashtra. Read more here

June 26, 2022 7:06 AM IST

Shiv Sena MP Vinayak Raut leaves from Matoshree

Shiv Sena MP Vinayak Raut leaves from Matoshree, the family residence of Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray in Mumbai.

June 26, 2022 6:11 AM IST

Assam minister meets rebel MLAs in Guwahati

Assam minister Ashok Singhal on Saturday night arrived at Radisson Blu Hotel in Assam's Guwahati to meet rebel Maharashtra MLAs, including rebel Shiv Sena leader Eknath Shinde.

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