Political war of words erupted over Income Tax raids on Bollywood celebrities. Properties linked to filmmaker Anurag Kashyap and actor Taapsee Pannu was raided. Sites linked to Reliance Entertainment CEO Shibhashish Sarkar were also raided. I-T department was probing alleged tax evasion linked to Phantom Films which was dissolved in 2018. Some politicians and govt critics alleged political vendetta behind the raids. “BJP is misusing institutions like CBI, ED, I-T Department for political benefits. It's political vendetta. There is a dictator who doesn't want to listen to voices against him. He is destroying all institutions. Be it leaders or actors or activists, everyone is being targeted in the political vendetta,” said RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav. Watch the full video for more.
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RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav on March 03, called Income Tax (IT) raid at director Anurag Kashyap and actor Taapsee Pannu's properties, a "political vendetta. "BJP misuses institutions like CBI, ED, IT Dept for political benefits. It's political vendetta. There is a dictator who doesn't want to listen to voices against him. He destroyed all institutions. Be it leaders or actors or activists, everyone is being targeted in the political vendetta," said Tejashwi Yadav.
Reports say filmmaker Anurag Kashyap and actor Tapsee Pannu are facing tax raids in Mumbai. Tax officials are carrying out searches at properties in Mumbai and Pune this morning. Several production houses are being searched at nearly 20 locations in the 2 cities.
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The COVID-19 vaccine went out of stock at BKC Jumbo vaccination centre in Mumbai on April 20. The boards reading 'vaccine out of stock' were put up outside the vaccination centre. Dean of BKC Jumbo Vaccination Centre, Rajesh Dere said, "We had 350-400 Covishield doses, we've administered it. We're awaiting more doses. Around 2000 Covaxin doses are available for second dose that is being administered. We have received information that we will get the Covishield doses by this evening. If that happens, we will begin vaccination tomorrow. We realised last night about the shortage of Covishield doses." Mumbai Police made announcement for the general public, outside BKC jumbo vaccination centre to not gather at the gates of the centre.
BJP leader and Leader of Opposition in Maharashtra Assembly, Devendra Fadnavis, has alleged that Mumbai Police on April 17 arrested a remdesivir supplier whom BJP had approached to supply the anti-viral drug to the state amid the surge in COVID cases. Fadnavis said, "Four days ago we had requested Bruck Pharma to supply us (Remdesivir) but they couldn't until permission was given. I spoke with Union Min Mansukh Mandviya and we got FDA's permission, but at about 9 pm, police arrested him (supplier)." LoP visited the police station where the supplier was held. "DCP told us that they received inputs that some exporters had 60,000 vials and wanted to verify the same. We showed them permission letter. He (DCP) said it wasn't communicated to them. Whatever happened was wrong," said Devendra Fadnavis.
In a post on Twitter on Wednesday, Zomato CEO Deepinder Goyal took a dig at their competitor Swiggy for delivering orders after 8pm in Mumbai amid the coronavirus pandemic. Deepinder Goyal, in his now-viral post, attached a screenshot from food delivery platform Swiggy’s application and tagged Mumbai Police, asking for a clarification. After Mumbai police clarified, he apologised to Swiggy.
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Bollywood's sweetest couple Alia Bhatt and Ranbir Kapoor were spotted at the Mumbai airport as they jet off to Maldives for vacations. Their travel outfits look comfy yet so stylish. Both recently tested negative for COVID-19.
Bollywood actor Tiger Shroff along with his rumoured girlfriend and actor Disha Patani got papped at Mumbai airport. The duo jet off to spend vacations. Tiger Shroff and Disha's casual airport looks were a treat for the eyes. On work front, Tiger will be next seen in 'Heropanti 2' while Disha will be seen in Salman Khan-starrer 'Radhe'.
Bollywood actor Sonu Sood seems to have discovered a musical talent. Taking to Instagram, Sonu shared a video of him playing with a wedding band. The actor invited bookings from fans and introduced his fellow bandmates. “If you are looking for a band for your wedding, ours is very good. I have Suresh and Vasu with me,” Sonu said before he started playing the dhol. Sonu has been at the forefront of many relief measures since Covid-19 hit the nation. The actor arranged transport for stranded migrants and helped students to return home. Sonu worked in a few south films before making Bollywood debut with Shaheed-E-Azam in 2002. Sonu is known for films like Aashiq Banaya Aapne, Dabangg, Singh Is Kinng, Simmba, etc.
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A delegation of BJP leaders led by Devendra Fadnavis met Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari at Raj Bhavan and handed over their memorandum on March 24. They requested the Governor to ask for a report from Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on various issues related to governance and COVID-19. Devendra Fadnavis said, "After so many incidents, Maharashtra Chief Minister is silence, Sharad Pawar held two press conferences, he just tried to protect the minister. This government has lost moral ground." He further said, "This Government is not bothered about the COVID-19 situation in the state. The way in which cases are increasing here, it has become the epicentre. I don't understand what has this government done to control it? It is time to act and not give lectures."
A delegation of BJP leaders met Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari and urged him to seek an action taken report from the Chief Minister on the charges of corruption against state Home Minister Anil Deshmukh. Addressing the media after the meeting, Fadnavis questioned the silence of Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray and also said that the Congress also seems to be getting a share of the extortion money as they have also been quiet. He further said that the Maharashtra government has tried its best to save the minister who is under fire. Fadnavis also attack the government over the handling of the Covid issue. Watch the full video for all the details.
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Delegation of BJP leaders led by Devendra Fadnavis met Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari at Raj Bhavan on March 24. Delegation handed over a memorandum to Governor Koshiyari. The meeting comes amid political row over extortion allegations levelled against state's Home Minister Anil Deshmukh.
Amid a rise in COVID-19 cases in the country, Union Health Secretary Rajesh Bhushan on April 21 informed that the case fatality rate has decline to 1.17 per cent from 1st January to 21 April and there are 5 states in the country which have more than 1 lakh cases which includes Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh, Karnataka Chhattisgarh and Kerala.
Former Maharashtra chief minister and BJP leader Devendra Fadnavis lambasted on Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi and said that the Congress and Gandhi family want to create an atmosphere of negativity. He also asked Priyanka Gandhi that if she ever discussed COVID related issues with government in Maharashtra where 38 to 40% of total COVID deaths are in Congress ruled Maharashtra.
Bollywood divas including Deepika Padukone, Aditi Rao Hydari, Gauahar Khan and Karishma Tanna were snapped in and around 'film city', Mumbai. Seen in comfy attire, Deepika was clicked by paps post shoot in Bandra. She will next be seen in '83'. Aditi Rao stepped out at Vijay Sales store in Bandra. Actress paused and posed for the camera. Paps also got a glimpse of Gauahar Khan at her office in Versova. Karishma Tanna too was spotted post her gym session in Andheri.
Bollywood actor Tiger Shroff was spotted along Disha Patani in Mumbai. Actor will next be seen in 'Heropanti 2'. Meanwhile, everyone's favourite Sonu Sood was clicked at a temple in Versova. He was seen offering prayers. On work front, Sonu Sood will be next seen in upcoming movie 'Acharya'. Riteish Deshmukh and wife Genelia Deshmukh were clicked during a shoot in Bandra.
Bollywood actor Kriti Sanon was spotted outside a studio in Versova. She will play 'Sita' in Prabhas starrer 'Adipurush'. Actor Mouni Roy, who'll be soon seen in Alia-Ranbir starrer 'Brahmastra', was seen post her dance class in Andheri. Meanwhile, Daisy Shah and Taaha Shah were clicked together.
Filmmaker Anurag Kashyap has been asked to appear for questioning at Versova police station on Friday morning following the allegation of sexual assault levied by Payal Ghosh on him. On the other hand,..
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