While chief minister Thackeray, 61, who is recuperating after a cervical spine surgery, did not attend the first day of the winter session here on Wednesday, his son and minister Aaditya Thackeray said his father was well and would come to the House whenever needed.
Raut, who is the executive editor of Saamana, met the two Congress leaders last week in New Delhi.
CM Mamata Banerjee is on a three-day visit to Mumbai starting November 30 to meet leaders of the Shiv Sena and NCP amid a strain in ties between her party and the Congress.
The CM had gone to Aurangabad for a flag hoisting ceremony. He was rather met with protests on drought related problems of the state.
Leaders of both, the BJP and the Shiv Sena, have made it amply clear that there might be differences between the two parties but they are not enemies.
NCP chief Sharad Pawar will chair an Opposition party meet on Tuesday
Sanjay Raut also said that he has discussed the issue with NCP chief Sharad Pawar.
'If the prime minister wants to take credit for vaccination, then he should also take responsibility for Covid-19 deaths,' NCP spokesperson Nawab Malik said.
NCP state chief and senior minister in the Maharashtra government, Jayanta Patil on Sunday had said that there was no requirement of the home minister's resignation.
Shiv Sena warned BJP that a fire will erupt if the saffron party tried to undermine the majority enjoyed by the MVA government.
Sanjay Raut also said that Maharashtra home minister Anil Deshmukh has called for an investigation into the allegations levelled against him by former Mumbai police commissioner Param Bir Singh
IPS officer Param Bir Singh, in his letter to Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray, alleged that Maharashtra home minister Anil Deshmukh had asked police officers to collect Rs 100 crore every month from bars and hotels.
Earlier, Anil Deshmukh said that the state intelligence agency shall conduct a probe into allegations that some celebrities were pressurised to tweet about the farmers' protest
The actor and her sister alleged that if the trial of their cases is conducted in Mumbai, there might be a threat to their life as the Shiv Sena leaders have been 'harassing' them
Ruling allies of the in the Maha Vikas Aghadi sparred over renaming Aurangabad city in Maharashtra as Sambajinagar, after Chhatrapati Sambhaji Maharaj
The state has also withdrawn the 'X' category security of former Mumbai Congress chief Kripashankar Singh, who quit the party.
NCP leader Sharad Pawar Speaks To Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray and BJP leader Devendra Fadnavis
The NCP has lined up several programs to celebrate the Sharad Pawar's birthday amid the pandemic.
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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