Rs 926-crore six-lane tunnel project on Pune-Satara highway to be completed...

The six-lane tunnel on Pune-Satara highway being constructed at an estimated cost of Rs 926 crore is expected to be completed by March 2023. The new tunnel at Khambatki Ghat on National Highway-4 is a twin tunnel with three lanes each.
#NitinGadkari #Pune #BusinessIndustrial

4 hours ago

Landslide near Pratapgad fort after heavy downpour; no casualty

A landslide occurred on a road leading to the Pratapgad fort in western Maharashtra’s Satara district on Wednesday. No casualty was reported and no one was trapped in the debris. Heavy rains continued for the third consecutive day in parts of western Maharashtra.
#Pratapgad #SensitiveSubjects

6 hours ago

IMD issues heavy rain alert for Maharashtra from July 6 to 8; 3 persons...

India Meteorological Department issues heavy rainfall alert for Maharashtra on Wednesday and next two days. State capital Mumbai continued to witness heavy downpour for the third consecutive day. A landslide also occurred on a road leading to the Pratapgad Fort in western Maharashtra's Satara district on Wednesday.
#IMD #Maharashtra #News #Weather

8 hours ago

Monsoon LIVE updates: Heavy rainfall in Odisha for next 4 days, predicts IMD

The India Meteorological Department has issued a red alert for four Maharashtra districts Raigad, Ratnagiri, Kolhapur and Satara. Chief minister Eknath Shinde said over 3,500 people had been shifted to safer places from flood-prone and vulnerable spots across Maharashtra.
#EknathShinde #IMD #Odisha #News #Weather

16 hours ago

Maharashtra: Widespread rainfall across state this week

IMD has issued an orange alert (alert, be prepared) over Palghar, Thane, Mumbai, Raigad, Ratnagiri, and Sindhudurg districts. Pune, Nashik, Kolhapur and Satara districts have been placed under yellow warning till Friday.
#IMD #Palghar #News #Weather


NMA to preserve Tarabai Maharani samadhi and other sites

National Monument Authority officials visited the Sangam Mahuli near Satara and the samadhis (tomb) of Maratha queens Tarabai and Yashubai. A comprehensive development report on Mahuli group of temples, known as Dakshin Kashi, comprising five grand temples, will be given to the Central ministry of culture.
#Tarabai #NationalMonumentAuthority #Maratha #Satara #Travel #TouristDestinations

2 days ago

Citizens complain of heavy vehicles flouting ban during peak hour, police...

Several areas including Tilak road, Fergusson college, Satara road and the Pune to Ahmednagar stretch continue to witness the movement of heavy vehicles during the day. The rule allows heavy vehicles to enter city limits only between 10 pm and 6 am. The police claim that action is being taken against the errant vehicles.
#Satara #AutosVehicles #LawGovernment

2 days ago

Pune tops the chart for chikungunya cases in state

Pune district has reported 112 cases of chikungunya by June end, as per the state epidemiology department. Kolhapur with 52 cases, Satara with 24 cases, Sangli with 17 cases, Thane, Akola and Solapur have reported 12 cases each, Palghar with 10 cases, Yavatmal with 6 cases, Nashik 5 cases.
#Pune #Health

3 days ago

Monsoon revival in Maharashtra likely after July 6

Satara district has reported rainfall deficit of 67% according to India Meteorological Department (IMD) Total normal rainfall during this time was expected to be around 181.2 mm in the district, however, this season it was just 59.4 mm as per IMD. Revival of monsoon post that is likely, said weather officials.
#IndiaMeteorologicalDepartment #Maharashtra #News #Weather

4 days ago

Eknath Shinde, the 7th CM from western Maharashtra

Western Maharashtra has given the state seven of its 20 CMs till date. Eknath Shinde will be the fourth from Satara district to become the Chief Minister. Leaders from the region have collectively held the state's Chief Minister’s post for over 20 years already.
#EknathShinde #Maharashtra #News #Politics

5 days ago

Maharashtra one level up in education performance index

Satara district has scored in the ‘AtiUttam (Excellent) Category’ which means that the district has performed more than 70 per cent to 80 per cent in the index. The district secured 423 marks. Maharashtra has scored one plus grade among other six states.
#Maharashtra #JobsEducation #Education #PrimarySecondarySchooling(K-12)

1 weeks ago

Mill under ED lens records 2nd highest cane-crushing in state

Jarandeshwar Sugar Mills Limited, had faced action from the Enforcement Directorate (ED) This was allegedly due to financial irregularities in the manner the erstwhile cooperative mill was sold to a private party by the Maharashtra State Cooperative Bank. At the end of the season, this mill, located in the Karad taluka of Satara district, clocked the second highest cane crushing with 19.98 lakh tonnes.
#JarandeshwarSugarMillsLimited #Karad #News #BusinessIndustrial #LawGovernment

1 weeks ago

Satara sugar mill under ED scanner reports second-highest cane crushed in state

Jarandeshwar Sugar Mills Limited had faced action from the ED which had provincially attached its property. The action by the central agency was allegedly due to financial irregularities in the manner the erstwhile cooperative mill was sold to a private party by the Maharashtra State Cooperative Bank.
#JarandeshwarSugarMillsLimited #Satara #News #Politics #LawGovernment

1 weeks ago

Shiv Sena ‘leader’ detained in Guwahati for opposing Eknath Shinde rebellion

Sanjay Bhosale claims to be the deputy chief of Shiv Sena’s Satara district unit in Maharashtra. He was carrying a placard urging Shinde to return to ‘Matoshree’ (the personal residence of Maharashtra chief minister Uddhav Thackeray)
#EknathShinde #ShivSena #Guwahati #News #Politics

1 weeks ago

One dead in motorcycle, PMPML bus collision in Pune

A man died after he suffered serious head injuries when his motorbike collided head-on with a Pune Mahanagar Parivahan Mahamandal Limited (PMPML) bus at Padmavati chowk on the Pune- Satara road on Tuesday around 12:30 pm. The Sahakar nagar police identified the deceased as Siddharam Kumbhar (42), a resident of Sukhsagar nagar.
#SiddharamKumbhar #PMPML #Pune #SensitiveSubjects

3 weeks ago

Bogus documents case: Bombay HC rejects BJP MLA Jaykumar Gore’s pre-arrest bail plea

BJP MLA Jaykumar Gore was booked by Dahiwadi police station for allegedly forging documents in the name of a deceased person. Gore, an MLA from Satara district, was booked along with five others. The case relates to fraudulently preparing bogus documents regarding a land in Mayani village.
#JaykumarGore #BombayHC #Dahiwadi #LawGovernment #Legal

3 weeks ago

Protests in 14 districts over Nupur Sharma, Jindal’s comments against...

Protests were held across 14 districts in Maharashtra by members of the Muslim community demanding the arrest of suspended BJP spokesperson Nupur Sharma and party leader Naveen Jindal. Six FIRs were registered against the protesters by the police in Navi Mumbai, Nagpur, Nandurbar, Ahmednagar, Jalna and Satara city.
#NupurSharma #BJP #Muslim #Maharashtra #PeopleSociety

3 weeks ago

Pandharpur pilgrimage after two years: Dist admin deploys medical teams,...

The three-week-long pilgrimage is set to start from June 20 this year. Authorities are expecting a rise in the number of visitors since the pilgrimage could not be held in the last two years owing to the Covid-19 pandemic. The pilgrimage starts from Pune district and passes through Satara before concluding at Pandharpur in Solapur district.
#Covid19 #Pandharpur #News

4 weeks ago