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Prakash Mehta

BJP snubs 12 lawmakers, rewards turncoats in 1st list

In Mumbai, the BJP has fielded 12 candidates out of 36 seats. The party also fielded 11 candidates in Pune district, which has a total 21 seats.

02 Oct 2019 2:24 AM

Six ministers dropped from Devendra Fadnavis’ Cabinet

The housing minister paid a heavy price over his alleged role in the MP Mill compound housing project matter.

17 Jun 2019 2:46 AM

Maharashtra Cabinet rejig: 13 ministers take oath, 6 dropped

He dropped six ministers including Prakash Mehta who held the Housing portfolio.

16 Jun 2019 3:14 PM

Oppn says Prakash Mehta guilty, demand his removal sacking

The Opposition parties have also sought registration of criminal case against Mr Mehta.

07 Jun 2019 6:58 AM

Ex-PA of min held for killing diamantaire

The police has interrogated a television actress in connection with this case.

09 Dec 2018 1:57 AM


Mahul residents to stage protest before CMO

Housing minister Prakash Mehta had earlier said that within four days, a decision would be taken after discussion with Mr Fadnavis.

04 Dec 2018 1:50 AM

No respite for Mahul residents

Locals have sent more than 2,000 letters to chief minister.

18 Nov 2018 1:22 AM

Mhada lottery slated for Diwali

Mumbai board lottery had been delayed since May 2018, as the authority didn’t have enough houses to sell.

26 Aug 2018 5:31 AM

Govt mulls over MMR land for low-cost homes

The policy will be placed before cabinet in a month, said housing minister.

18 May 2018 2:07 AM

No ReRa help for redevelopment

The state govt has announced that redevelopment will be brought under the jurisdiction of ReRa, but it has not been implemented yet.

15 Apr 2018 2:25 AM


Inquiry against minister will take minimum two months

The lokayukta initiated an inquiry and after scouring all documents, recorded evidence in the form of deposition of officials.

31 Mar 2018 6:45 AM

Prakash Mehta announces inquiry in SRA scam

The minister assured that the pending SRA work will be completed in 15 days.

22 Mar 2018 3:38 AM

All SRA, Mhada projects to come under MahaRERA

This decision will impact the lives of at least 50 to 55 per cent population of Mumbai.

20 Mar 2018 5:46 AM

Housing minister Prakash Mehta ousted from raigad guardianship

He had also been involved in a controversy during the Mahad bridge collapse due to the remarks made by him.

08 Feb 2018 3:42 AM

Netizens, Opposition mock BJP advts marking three years in Maharashtra

A senior official from the state’s publicity department said the government was aware of the images being shared.

04 Nov 2017 2:29 AM


Doubts remain if ombudsman will seek answers from CM Fadnavis

Maharashtra’s Lokayukta Act does not permit the Lokayukta to probe the chief minister. 

07 Sep 2017 2:45 AM

Lokayukta to probe SRA scam

CM Fadnavis has announced an inquiry into the matter on floor of the House during the monsoon session.

07 Sep 2017 2:39 AM

Residents refused rehab offer

Around 37 were injured, while around 5 to 6 — including workers of a ground-floor sweet shop — are suspected to be trapped beneath the debris.

01 Sep 2017 1:46 AM

BJP chalks out strategy to counter Opposition’s attacks

Apart from Sena’s Mr Desai, the other two attacks are considered to be the first serious damages to the BJP since it came to power in 2014.

17 Aug 2017 2:29 AM

CM Fadnavis orders probe against two of his ministers

The CM made this announcement in the legislative council on Friday night.

12 Aug 2017 1:31 AM