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    Maratha Quota Stir: Cases lodged against 3,000 agitators in Chakan, Khed

    Mumbai: Normalcy returned to the industrial area of Chakan outside Pune City on Tuesday, after two days of violence by Maratha agitators. Two cases have been lodged against nearly 3,000 persons under the Indian Penal Code (IPC) sections pertaining to rioting, arson and the use of criminal force to deter a public servant from discharging his duty, among others, at Chakan and Khed police stations.

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    Maharashtra: Rajguru Nagar-Khed SEZ cancelled due to injustice to farmers, claims CM Fadnavis

    Aurangabad: Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Friday said that his government cancelled the Rajgurunagar-Khed Special Economic Zone (SEZ) as injustice was done to the farmers of the area. Fadnavis had recently cancelled the SEZ and had also waived off the stamp duty on the transfer of land to project-affected people of four villages, Nimgaon, Kanersar, Dawadi and Kendur. Fadanvis was speaking to a farmers’ delegation, led by Hatkanangle Lok Sabha MP Raju

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    Suresh Prabhu lays foundation for 2 new projects on Konkan Railways

    Mumbai: Minister for Railways Suresh Prabhu on Sunday laid the foundation stones for two proposed projects on the Konkan Railway route. One for the proposed Kalbani station and second for the proposed upgradation of the Goregaon Road halt station into a crossing station on the route. The proposed Kalbani station is situated between Khed and Diwankhawati stations, while the Goregaon Road halt station is situated between Mangaon and Veer stations of

  • New tri-weekly AC double decker train between LTT and Madgaon

    Mumbai : The Ministry of Railways has introduced a new tri-weekly AC Double Decker train between Lokmanya Tilak Terminus (LTT) and Madgaon. The train will halt at Thane, Panvel, Khed, Chiplun, Ratnagiri, Kankavli, Sawantwadi, Thivim and Karmali stations.