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Vijay Balasaheb Thorat

Maharashtra: Change In Congress Leadership On Table? AICC In-Charge Consults Leaders

Jan 06, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Currently, Balasaheb Thorat is the state Congress chief who, according to sources, has expressed to give up the organisational post.

Aurangabad Renaming Issue Should Not Be Used For Divisive Politics: Congress

Jan 02, 2021 PTI

During a recent visit to Aurangabad, Thorat had said his party would oppose any move to rename it.

Locating IFSC In Gujarat Reduces Mumbai's Stature, Says Congress; Fadnavis Defends Move

A notification establishing IFSC in Gandhinagar was issued recently by the Centre.

Maharashtra Cabinet Expansion: NCP Gets Home & Finance; Congress Revenue & Sena Keeps Urban Development

Jan 05, 2020 Outlook Web Bureau

Uddhav's son and first-time MLA Aaditya Thackeray will handle the tourism, environment and protocol, according to news agency PTI.

Experienced Hands Chhagan Bhujbal, Balasaheb Thorat, Desai Take Oath As Maharashtra Ministers

Uddhav Thackeray is heading a coalition government whose main constituents are the Sena, the Congress and the NCP.

28 November, 2019

NCP To Get Deputy CM Post, Congress Assembly Speaker In Uddhav Thackeray-led Government

Outlook Web Bureau

The tri-party alliance has not yet declared names for the said top posts.

26 November, 2019

Balasaheb Thorat Elected Maharashtra Congress Legislature Unit Leader


Thorat is an eight-term MLA and currently heads the Maharashtra Pradesh Congress Committee.

29 September, 2019

Congress May Contest More Than 125 Seats In Maharashtra, Says State Chief Thorat


The Congress Party is likely to have an "upper hand" in alliance with the NCP for next month's Maharashtra Assembly polls

21 September, 2019

Maharashtra, Haryana Polls: Sonia Wants Congress To Target State CMs, No Personal Attack On Modi

Puneet Nicholas Yadav

The assembly elections in Maharashtra and Haryana, and by-polls in 64 Assembly seats, present the Congress party a chance to halt the saffron juggernaut and regain its lost glory

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A tractor at work at the construction site of the Central Vista project, in New Delhi.

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Congress General Secretary and AICC in-charge of Uttar Pradesh (UP) Priyanka Gandhi speaks during 'Pratigya rally', ahead of UP Assembly elections 2022, in Moradabad.

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Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M. K. Stalin visits the flood affected areas, in Thoothukudi.

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Doctors release a health advisory during an awareness campaign against air pollution to mark National Pollution Control Day, in Kolkata.

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Rashtriya Janata Dal MLA Bhai Virendra and BJP MLA Sanjay Saravgi go for compromise in the presence of Speaker Vijay Kumar Sinha, RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav and Deputy CM Tarkishor Prasad following a verbal spat between...

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