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Raju Shetti

Farmers in Maharashtra hit the roads to demand hike in milk procurement prices

Shetti also demanded cancellation of the Centre's decision to import 10,000 tonnes of milk powder.

21 Jul 2020 12:21 PM

Producers slam Centre’s move to ban onion export

The Centre has banned export of all varieties of onions with immediate effect until further orders.

30 Sep 2019 2:54 AM

Raju Shetti again raises doubts over EVMs

Shetti has claimed that the EVMs used in the Lok Sabha polls were hacked using Wi-Fi.

01 Jun 2019 2:07 AM

SSS chief calls on MNS supremo

Although the MNS did not contest the Lok Sabha elections, it is expected that the party will contest the Vidhan Sabha polls.

29 May 2019 3:04 AM

EC issues notice to Raju Shetti for his remarks

Mr Shetti on Friday had apologised for his statement and said that he intended to speak about giving justice to the kin of martyrs.

07 Apr 2019 6:15 AM


Raju Shetti apologises for remarks against Brahmins

A complaint was filed with the Election Commission on Thursday against the Swabhimani Shetkari Sanghatana leader.

06 Apr 2019 1:39 AM

LS polls: Congress, NCP to announce Maha seat-sharing on Saturday

An office-bearer of the Congress Friday said, both the parties will contest 23 seats each and leave two for allies.

22 Mar 2019 6:02 PM

SSS demands Sangli seat from Congress

Shetti held a meeting with Congress leaders on Friday to discuss the demand for the Sangli seat.

16 Mar 2019 2:21 AM

SSS wants at least 4 Lok Sabha seats: Raju Shetti

The Congress’ alliance talk with the Prakash Ambedkar-led Bharip Bahujan Mahasangh (BBM) is still in limbo.

01 Feb 2019 1:43 AM

NCP pushes Congress to finalise alliance talks

They have reportedly also decided a seat-sharing formula.

12 Dec 2018 2:11 AM


SSS calls for chakka jam on Sunday

Sugar mill directors will meet on Saturday to decide their stand on the issue.

10 Nov 2018 2:17 AM

Raju Shetti to hold alliance talks with Prakash Ambedkar

The Asian Age was the first to report about Mr Shetti’s plan to take Mr Ambedkar together in grand alliance of anti-BJP parties.

30 Sep 2018 5:27 AM

Shetti group ready to ally with Congress for 2019 polls

The SSS alliance is conditional upon Cong supporting it on two issues.

08 Sep 2018 2:13 AM

Stir called off, govt to hike milk procurement price

But it rejects demand of giving a subsidy of Rs 5 per litre to farmers directly; activists held rasta rokos earlier in day.

20 Jul 2018 1:50 AM

‘Stir has re-established Shetti as strong leader’

Since then, he has been trying to gain a foothold in state politics, and the ongoing milk agitation has only helped him.

18 Jul 2018 1:31 AM


Milk supply drops by 25 per cent in Mumbai

Agitation has intensified in parts of Western and Northern Maharashtra.

18 Jul 2018 1:21 AM

Milk rate agitations intensify

Activists also emptied milk tankers in Solapur, Kolhapur, Nashik, Hadapsar, Buldhana, Amhednagar among many.

17 Jul 2018 12:54 AM

SSS workers vandalise milk tanker, firm on agitation

As part of the agitation, Shetti has threatened to cut milk supply to Mumbai.

16 Jul 2018 2:31 AM

MP threatens strike over milk subsidy

Swabhimani Shetkari Sanghatana leader also demanded the removal of milk powder and butter from Goods and Services Tax.

08 Jul 2018 2:49 AM

Farmers welcome decision to hike MSP

All India Kisan Sabha’s Dr Ajit Nawale called the decision a “victory of farmers’ agitations for the past one year”.

05 Jul 2018 4:25 AM