The ED said a provisional order was issued in connection with a money laundering case involving Gujarat-based pharmaceutical company Sterling Biotech group.
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi attended the funeral of the party's key strategist and troubleshooter Ahmed Patel, who died on Wednesday.
Mortal remains of Ahmed Patel to be brought to the village by evening.
Ahmed Patel's demise could not have come at a worst time for Sonia Gandhi
Patel passed away on Wednesday morning due to multiple organ failure more than a month after he tested positive for Covid-19.
In a tweet at around 4 am, his son, Faisal Patel, said that the Rajya Sabha MP from Gujarat has died.
Patel had announced on October 1 that he had contracted coronavirus.
Praful Patel said the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) was ready to go with the 'Mahagathbandhan' (mega alliance) of the RJD-Congress in the eastern state, but it was not ceded a single seat by the opposition combine.
In a recent supplementary chargesheet, the Delhi Police, citing statements of those arrested, had named CPI(M) leader Sitaram Yechury along with other activists in the case.
In an interview with Outlook, Gujarat Congress working president, Hardik Patel, says there is no infighting in the party and the Congress is confident of winning 2022 state elections.
The ED had summoned Patel twice for questioning in the case but the Congress Rajya Sabha MP from Gujarat cited the COVID-19 pandemic guidelines that advise senior citizens to stay indoors.
The Congress said the government's annual financial statement comprises piecemeal measures.
Congress leaders including Ahmed Patel, Anand Sharma, Adhir Ranjan Choudhury and Shashi Tharoor raised slogans along with the party president.
Earlier in the day, Fadnavis thanked Ajit, MLAs, and Independent legislators for their support.
With the state assembly under suspended animation, here are a few possible scenarios which might emerge in the days to come.
The NCP said they were in 'no hurry' and will discuss with Congress to decide on supporting the Sena.
Earlier in the morning, Sonia Gandhi again spoke to Sharad Pawar over the telephone and asked her party leaders to meet Pawar in Mumbai.
The police allegedly tapped around 30 phone numbers by inserting them between numbers of suspected smugglers.
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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