Daily Archive: February 4, 2017

#BMC junior engineer held for accepting bribe

A BMC junior engineer was on Saturday arrested by the Anti Corruption Bureau (ACB) while allegedly accepting Rs 10,000 for not issuing a demolition notice to a shanty in Santacruz in western suburbs, an official said. Pradeep Jadhav (25), who was working with the building and factory department, was arrested by the ACB sleuths from his office in H (East) ward, the official said.

#BSP Chief Mayawati hits back at Narendra Modi on ‘SCAM’ remark; says PM smacks of casteist mentality

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ‘SCAM’ acronym has irked a disrupting rattle in the political landscape of Uttar Pradesh. After Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav, Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati has given a stiff response to Prime Minister’s comment. Speaking to ANI, Mayawati today said, "PM padd par baithe vyakti ko kya shobha deta hai ki woh SCAM mein M se Mayawati ka nam leke rajneetik ladai ladne ki bat kare?" (It is improper for a person sitting on the post of Prime Minister to refer M for Mayawati just to ignite his political fights?)