K Sankarnarayanan

  • OP Kohli replaces Sankaranarayanan as Maharashtra Governor, Congress cries foul August 24, 2014

    Mumbai: Gujarat Governor Om Prakash Kohli sworn in as the new governor of Maharashtra on Sunday at Raj Bhawan in Mumbai. Kohli has been given the additional charge of Maharashtra after K Sankaranarayanan resigned after he was transferred to Mizoram by the Narendra Modi government. Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan, Deputy Chief...
  • Adarsh scam: CBI plea to drop Ashok Chavan's name as accused rejected January 18, 2014

    Mumbai: The Central Bureau of Investigation's (CBI) application to drop former Maharashtra chief minister Ashok Chavan's name from the list of the accused in the Adarsh scam has been rejected. This comes after CBI had filed an application on Wednesday in a special court seeking to drop Chavan's name from the...
  • Mohanlal too seeks pardon for actor Sanjay Dutt March 23, 2013

    Thiruvananthapuram: As more and more film personalities express moral support for Sanjay Dutt, convicted for possession of arms illegally, ace Malayalam superstar Mohanlal too says the Bollywood actor should be shown leniency. Mohanlal expressed his support through a post on Facebook Saturday. He writes that over the last 20 years,...
  • Jaya to meet Maharashtra Governor for Dutt's pardon March 23, 2013

    New Delhi: Actorturned MP Jaya Bachchan on Friday said she would meet the Maharashtra Governor to take up the issue of pardoning Sanjay Dutt who has been given a five year sentence by the Supreme Court under the Arms Act in the Mumbai blasts case. "He (Dutt) has already been punished...
  • Maharashtra Governor accepts Ajit Pawar's resignation September 29, 2012

    Mumbai: Maharashtra Governor K Sankarnarayanan on Saturday accepted the resignation of Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar, who quit following reports about his alleged involvement in a Rs 20,000 crore irrigation scam. Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan met the Governor on Saturday morning and handed over Pawar's resignation. "The Governor has...
  • 'Goa determined to crack down on illegal mining' March 20, 2012

    Panaji: Goa Governor K Sankarnarayanan on Tuesday said that the state government is committed to crack down on illegal mining and the mafia involved in such activities. "While permitting legal mining, my Government is determined to crack down on the illegal mining as also the mafias involved in such illegal...