NCP's Dilip Walse Patil likely to replace Anil Deshmukh as Maharashtra Residence Minister
National Congress Party (NCP) leader Dilip Walse Patil is anticipated to change Anil Deshmukh due to the fact new house minister of Maharashtra. Deshmukh resigned on Monday from his post, hours following the Bombay tall legal bought a CBI probe into corruption charges leveled against him.
Earlier, the large court ordered a CBI probe to the graft charges against Deshmukh by previous Mumbai Police chief Param Bir Singh. The court directed the central company to conduct an initial query within 15 days.
In the letter, Deshmukh stated he is going down on “moral grounds” after the Bombay tall legal’s purchase. He delivered his page of resignation to Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray who heads an alliance federal government on Shiv Sena, NCP, and Congress.
Last month, former Mumbai Police main Param Bir Singh caused a row saying that Deshmukh had expected suspended Assistant Police Inspector Sachin Vaze, that has been arrested into the SUV situation and is in NIA custody, to get Rs 100 crore from Mumbai’s restaurants, taverns and hookah pubs.
Singh had alleged that Deshmukh always phone police officers to their official residence and present all of them a “collection target” from bars, restaurants also organizations.
A six-time person in the Maharashtra Legislative Assembly, Patil, the frontrunner the residence minister’s post, is offering as minister of excise and labor division in the Uddhav Thackeray pantry. Previously, Patil headed the Ministry of Finance and thinking, Energy Ministry, Higher and Technical Education Ministry, and health knowledge Ministry, all as a Cabinet Minister from 1999 to 2009. He’s known to be a detailed connect of party president Sharad Pawar. Patil had started his political career as a PA to Pawar.
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Posted at Mon, 05 Apr 2021 10:17:38 +0000