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Nitish loses his cool over criticism on poor handling of the pandemic

Earlier, state Health Minister Mangal Pandey was at the receiving end of his wrath, and he promptly passed the blame on to the PS, accusing him of insubordination


The Leader of the Opposition, Tejashwi Yadav, who had led the attack on the CM in recent months, called the showdown a sham ahead of the Assembly elections

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Birthday drive

It was Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray’s (pictured) birthday on Monday. Several politicians, including his deputy and Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader Ajit Pawar, congratulated him. The CM also posted their picture in a small car with Pawar at the wheel. This prompted many social media users to interpret that while Thackeray is the Chief Minister, Pawar runs the Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA) government of the state. The MVA coalition was formed after the 2019 Maharashtra Legislative Assembly elections under the leadership of Sharad Pawar of the NCP, Uddhav Thackeray of the Shiv Sena, and the Congress. The MVA also enjoys
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First Published: Jul 27 2020 | 11:35 PM IST

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