The Sena doubted the mandate with which the Modi govt came to power, alleging elections were won through money, misuse of power and tampering of EVMs.
"A person identified as Mohan Nayak, 50, was arrested from Dakshin Kannada district of Karnataka," SIT investigating officer M N Ancheth told PTI.
Slamming the Narendra Modi-led NDA government, which faces a no-confidence motion in Lok Sabha today, its ally Shiv Sena said that those ruling the country are "butchers, who save animals but kill humans".
The Maharashtra government would allot 16 per cent of the 72,000 posts it is going to fill to the Maratha candidates in the form of backlog if the Bombay High Court allows quota for the community, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis said in the state legislature here today.
Fadnavis told the Legislative Council that the bullet train project was completely viable as stated in its feasibility report.
The BJP had won the past elections by manipulating the Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs), Maharashtra Navnirman Sena chief Raj Thackeray alleged.
The Maharashtra government has provided Rs 5 lakh as 'secret service fund' to the prisons department to improve intelligence gathering in jails, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis has informed the state Legislative Council.
Endorsing the Supreme Court 's view, the Shiv Sena today said there should be a law against lynching.
JSW Steel, which is working on doubling capacity at its unit in Maharashtra's Dolvi to 10 million tonnes per annum at an estimated cost of Rs 15,000 crore, is expecting to complete the expansion project by end 2019, an official said here.
Refusing to clarify whether the fish from neighbouring states contained formalin, Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar banned the entry of fish consignments into the state for 15 days.