Stepping up the demand for reservation for Muslims in Maharashtra, All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen chief Asaduddin Owaisi cited that while 83 percent of the community in Maharashtra were landless, only 8 percent of the Marathas were landless.
Shops belong to Muslims were targeted for arson and destruction during a bandh called by the BJP in Maharashtra's Amravati on Saturday.
Muslim groups organised protest rallies against anti-Muslim violence in Tripura across Maharashtra, mainly cities of Amravati, Malegaon, and Nanded on Friday.
As many as 11 Covid-19 patients died after a fire broke out at the intensive care unit (ICU) of a government hospital in Ahmednagar district of Maharashtra on Saturday.
Maharashtra minister and Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader Nawab Malik on Sunday said attempts were made to silence him after he constantly raised allegations against Narcotic Control Bureau’s (NCB), its Mumbai zone director Sameer Wankhede, Bharatiya Janata Party and Union government in connection with the the cruise drug case.