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Chandrashekhar Bawankule

'Leaders like me could've helped BJP win more seats': Khadse

The BJP won 105 seats in the October 21 state polls to the 288-member House.

27 Nov 2019 4:43 PM

No shortage of electricity meters: Chandrashekhar Bawankule

The members had raised in the Assembly the issue of people not getting electricity connections due to unavailability of meters.

26 Jun 2019 3:17 AM

Dry days likely to be reduced in Maharashtra

On the issue of dry days, hotels associations claimed unnecessary dry days lead to loss of revenue and illegal sale of alcohol.

03 Jun 2019 3:52 AM

State to launch app to spot fake booze

The move comes in the wake of duplicate and spurious liquor being sold in the garb of branded and original liquor.

30 May 2019 3:56 AM

No load-shedding this year, says Maharashtra energy minister

Maharashtra is on top as far as power generation from renewable sources of energy was concerned, said Chandrashekhar Bawankule.

01 Mar 2019 4:45 PM


Min directed to look into Adani customers’ plaints

Mumbai BJP chief Ashish Shelar met the CM to apprise him of the people’s concerns over abrupt and steep rise in electricity bills.

02 Dec 2018 2:19 AM

Agri power bill arrears Rs 32,000 crore

More than 42 lakh agricultural pumps are functional in the state and more than 2.28 lakh farmers are waiting for the new connections.

27 Oct 2018 2:23 AM

Minister does U-turn on online booze sale

He said that his statement had been twisted out of context.

16 Oct 2018 2:40 AM

Coal diverted to poll-bound states, says NCP

The NCP demanded the resignation of energy minister Chandrashekhar Bawankule over the load-shedding issue.

12 Oct 2018 2:48 AM

Committee will study prohibition in 3 districts

Mr Wadettiwar said smuggled liquor worth Rs 90 crore was seized by the authorities.

11 Jul 2018 6:16 AM


Waterlogging, blackout disrupt Nagpur Session

Eyewitness said that main drainage hole was blocked due to dumping of trash including plastic bags and empty beer bottles.

07 Jul 2018 1:26 AM

State plans to reopen 3,000 liquor shops

With this, more liquor will flow across the state, generating more revenue for the government.

16 May 2018 3:11 AM

State meets highest power demand ever

Maha government supplied 23,000-23,100mw.

18 Apr 2018 2:13 AM

Judicial probe ordered in Dharma Patil case

Narendra accepted the award given by the land acquisition officer but other farmers refused.

08 Mar 2018 7:01 AM

Finally, Elephanta island to get proper electricity

Sources said more than 1,000 villagers and shopkeepers will get electricity which in turn will help enhance tourism on the island.

23 Nov 2017 2:56 AM


Govt collects only Rs 122 crore for clearing Rs 20,000 crore power bills

The principal amount in arrears is approximately Rs 11,000 crore and the fine and interest is more than Rs 9,000 crore.

23 Nov 2017 2:43 AM

MLAs told to get farmers to pay dues

Farmers were given options of installations in case of the pending amount exceeding Rs 30,000.

11 Nov 2017 6:49 AM

Maharashtra CM Fadnavis’ adopted village elects sarpanch from NCP

Till the end of the day, political parties claimed results of almost 2,000 villages.

18 Oct 2017 3:20 AM

Maharashtra government ropes in MLAs to get agricultural pump dues of Rs 23,000 crore

Energy minister Chandrashekhar Bawankule has appealed to all the MLAs to help the government get back the money.

13 Oct 2017 1:13 AM

Mumbai won’t face any power cuts, says Chandrashekhar Bawankule

Load-shedding was reduced in A and B category areas by half.

07 Oct 2017 2:34 AM