#Uddhav Thackeray

4 days ago.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Visuals from Juhu beach, Mumbai. (Photo credit: PTI)

  • Political, religious and social gatherings will be prohibited in the state from Monday
  • Schools and Colleges will remain closed till 28 Feb in the district of Pune
  • Public transportation will not be impacted

4 days ago.Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Uddhav Thackeray announced that political, religious, and social gatherings will be prohibited across the state from Monday due to the surge in cases. (PTI Photo)

  • Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray said there has been a sudden rise in COVID-19 numbers in the last two weeks
  • He warned that lockdown could be imposed if the cases continue to increase
  • On Sunday, Maharashtra recorded 6,971 new cases and 35 more deaths

30 January.Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Imtiaz Jaleel is a MP from Aurangabad. (Photo credit: Twitter @imtiaz_jaleel)

  • Two men can be seen waving guns at a truck driver in an attempt to get the way cleared for their vehicle in the video posted by Imtiaz Jaleel
  • The car shown in the video reportedly had a logo of Shiv Sena on it
  • Police has registered a case against them under section 3/25 of the Arms Act at Khopoli police station

28 January.Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Village women gather leafy green veggies growing in a field on the outskirts of Bangalore. (Photo credit: AFP)

  • Neighbours Karnataka and Maharashtra are at loggerheads over the ownership of 814 villages along the border
  • Maharashtra claims certain areas in Karnataka, contending the majority of population in these areas is Marathi-speaking
  • Uddhav Thackeray has demanded Marathi-speaking areas in Karnataka be declared a Union Territory

24 January.Ayodhya, Uttar Pradesh, India
Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath donated a cheque for the construction of Ram Temple at Ayodhya under a nationwide donation drive. (Photo credit: PTI)

  • The cost of construction of Ram temple has been estimated at Rs 1,100 crore
  • The figures were attained after consulting with experts involved in the Ram temple construction project
  •  President Ram Nath Kovind contributed Rs 500,100 for the construction

23 January.Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
A nine-feet-tall statue of Bal Thackeray unveiled on the occasion of 95th birth anniversary of the Shiv Sena founder, in Mumbai. (Photo credit: PTI)

  • "This is a very important moment for us as his statue has finally come up here in Mumbai," said Aditya Thackeray
  • Devendra Fadnavis, Raj Thackeray and Sharad Pawar were also present for the unveiling
  • Deputy Chief Minister and NCP leader Ajit Pawar was absent at the function

23 January.Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Shiv Sena founder Bal Thackeray was born in 1926. (Photo Credit: Twitter/ @ShivSena)

  • Prime Minister Narendra Modi took to Twitter to pay tribute to the late leader
  • 'He worked tirelessly for the welfare of people,' Modi tweeted
  • NCP chief Sharad Pawar said Thackeray used his talent as a cartoonist to comment on various social issues

18 January.Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
In 2020, Maharashtra witnessed 25,456 road accidents and 11,452 road fatalities. (Photo Credit: Representative Image/Unsplash)

  • A total of 11,452 road accident-related deaths were reported from the state in 2020
  • CM Uddhav Thackeray expressed concerns over the figures as he launched the 32nd Road Safety Week 2021
  • Thackeray said it was important to provide facilities to the public instead of only creating awareness

23 December 2020
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21 December 2020.Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray and Home Minister Anil Deshmukh at the 12th anniversary of the 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks. (PTI Photo)

  • CM Uddhav Thackeray presided over a meeting held to discuss measures to be taken in light of the situation in Britain
  • Night curfew will be in effect from 11 pm to 5 am from December 22 to January 5
  • Passengers from Europe and Western Asian countries will be put in institutional quarantine for 14 days