The Maharashtra Vikas Aghadi (MVA) has called for a statewide bandh on Monday to protest against the Lakhimpur kheri Violence

Minutes after Maharashtra Minister Vijay Wadettiwar announced the re-opening of all activites in 18 of the 36 districts, the Chief Minister Uddhav Thakceray-led Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA) government has issued a major clarification. “The lockdown has not been lifted. The proposal is still under consideration,” the government said in a notification.

Addressing rally at Azad Maidan, NCP president Sharad Pawar said, “It’s unfortunate that those who are in power don’t care about farmers.

Thousands of farmers have left from various parts of Maharashtra to participate in a rally at the Azad Maidan in Mumbai on Monday against the Centre’s three new farm laws.

Protesting farmers have called for a “Bharat Bandh” on December 8

MVA on Thursday announced that it will provide assistance to sex workers in Maharashtra from October to December.

Former Maharashtra minister and veteran BJP leader Eknath Khadse quit the party on Wednesday and is all set to join the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) on Friday.