Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on Monday filed his nomination for the Might 21 Legislative Council elections, PTI reported. The Shiv Sena chief declared belongings value Rs 143.26 crore. Thackeray is contesting his first election ever.
In accordance with the affidavit, the Thackeray household has movable belongings of Rs 61.89 crore. The chief minister has a complete of Rs 2.05 lakh money in hand and doesn’t personal a automotive, The Indian Categorical reported.
The Shiv Sena chief and his spouse Rashmi Thackeray personal jewelry value over Rs 2.10 crore. Rashmi Thackeray owns 70 gm gold that’s value Rs 2.87 lakh, and diamonds value Rs 1.32 crore. She is the editor of the Shiv Sena mouthpiece Saamana, and earns from her varied companies. The chief minister owns 616 gm of gold bars or cash valued at Rs 27.41 lakh and diamonds value Rs 20 lakh.
The couple owns immovable belongings value Rs 81.37 crore. This consists of agricultural land in Raigad and non-agricultural land at Murshet in Ahmednagar. They personal two properties in Mumbai’s Bandra (East), which is valued at Rs 53.02 crore, in accordance with the present market charges. In addition they personal a business store at Thane’s Ghodbunder Highway.
The chief minister has loans value Rs 4.06 crore, and his spouse has loans value Rs 11.44 crore, in accordance with the affidavit.
The chief minister additionally has 23 prison instances towards him. Of those, 14 are for publishing “defamatory” content material or cartoons in Saamana and Dupahar Ka Saamana, a Hindi newspaper.
On Monday, 4 candidates from the ruling Maha Vikas Aghadi alliance additionally filed their nominations. This consists of Shiv Sena’s Neelam Gorhe, Nationalist Congress Get together’s Shashikant Shinde and Amol Mitkari and Congress’ Rajesh Rathod.
Thackeray will lose his publish as chief minister if he doesn’t change into a member of one of many two Homes of the legislature by Might 28.
On Sunday, the Congress introduced that it could withdraw one among its two candidates for the Might 21 elections to 9 seats, owing to which Thackeray will enter the Legislative Council unopposed. The nationwide lockdown due to the coronavirus pandemic had pressured the Election Fee to defer the polls for the 9 seats.
Throughout the 2019 Maharashtra Meeting elections, Aaditya Thackeray had filed his nomination from Worli constituency in South Mumbai. He later went on to win the seat. In accordance with his ballot affidavit, Aaditya Thackeray had declared belongings value Rs 16.05 crore. His movable belongings had been value Rs 11.38 crore and immovable belongings Rs 4.67 crore.