MANIKRAO THAKARE

  • Mumbai: Congress workers to stage 'rail roko' on Wednesday June 24, 2014

    Mumbai: The Congress workers will stage a "rail roko" in Mumbai on Wednesday to protest the recent hike in railway passenger fares and freight rates announced by the Centre. Maharashtra Pradesh Congress Committee President Manikrao Thakare on Tuesday instructed party workers to hold the 'rail roko' demonstrations at Mumbai from 11...
  • Irrigation scam: Maha Cong too sought funds, says BJP October 5, 2012

    New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the Congress continue to trade barbs in the Maharashtra irrigation scam with members of both the parties releasing letters after letters implicating leaders of the other. Hours after Union Water Resources Minister Pawan Bansal alleged that BJP President Nitin Gadkari had sent...