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Maharashtra crisis deepens as war between Uddhav and Shinde continues
As Maharashtra’s political crisis appeared to deepen with the revolt of ruling Major Shiv Sena Maha Vikas Aghadi, Mumbai police strictly enforced Section 144 restraining orders in the country’s commercial capital to avoid any untoward incident.
During the National Executive of the Shiv Sena, the party passed a total of six resolutions authorizing CM Uddhav Thackeray to take action against rebel MPs from the Eknath Shinde camp.
Meanwhile, Thackeray on Saturday launched a scathing attack on the rebel group’s alleged attempts to name itself after the party’s founding patriarch, the late Balasaheb Thackeray.
The Prime Minister today begins a two-day visit to Germany for the G7 summit
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is due to embark on a two-day visit to Germany to attend the Group of Seven (G7) summit on June 26-27, where he will hold talks on several issues including health and counter-terrorism.
“During the summit sessions, I will exchange views with G7 countries, G7 partner countries and invited international organizations on topical issues such as environment, energy, climate, security food, health, counter-terrorism, gender equality and democracy. I look forward to meeting the leaders of some of the G7 participating countries and invited countries on the sidelines of the summit,” the Prime Minister said on Saturday. minister in a statement.
After the G7 summit, Prime Minister Modi will also make a brief stopover in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, for a meeting with Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the United Arab Emirates and Ruler of Abu Dhabi, on 28 June.
Bypoll Result: Vote Counting Today in 3 LS, 7 Assembly Seats
The fate of Tripura Chief Minister Manik Saha among others will be decided on Sunday when votes are counted in three Lok Sabha and seven assembly seats across five states and in Delhi, where polls were taken on 23 June. Counting will begin at 8 a.m. under multi-level security cover. First, the postal ballots will be counted, then the EVMs will be opened.
Other constituencies where by-votes were held were Rajinder Nagar in Delhi, Mandar in Ranchi district in Jharkhand and Atmakuru in Andhra Pradesh.