"Ajanata Raja ": Congress Leader Hits Out At Shivaji's Descendant Amid Book Row
Wednesday, January 15, 2020, 8:10 AM
Terming BJP leader Udayanraje Bhosale as "Ajanata Raja", Maharashtra Congress spokesperson Sachin Sawant on Tuesday hit back at Chhatrapati Shivaji's descendant, saying people of the state do not take criticism by him seriously. Udayanraje Bhosale, the former Lok Sabha member from Satara, had attacked the Shiv Sena-NCP-Congress for criticising BJP over a book comparing Prime Minister Narendra Modi with the Maratha warrior king.
Shivaji's Raigad Fort Set For Revamp, To Be Made Global Tourist Hotspot
Wednesday, February 13, 2019, 7:58 AM
Once considered impregnable, hilltop Raigad Fort from where Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj laid the foundations of 'Hindavi Swaraj', is poised for a major revamp to make it a global tourist hotspot, top official said. The 350-year-old majestic fort, which stands on a hill of 820 metres, rises upto 1,356 metres above sea level, and is presently looked after by the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI).