Uddhav aide facing graft charges steps down, CM rejects

Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray’s close aide and industries minister Subhash Desai, who is facing charges of corruption, on Saturday offered to step down from the government. However, Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis rejected it.Fadnavis, who heads the BJP-Sena government, also spoke to Thackeray and pursued to ask Desai not to resign from the ministry.During the monsoon session, Desai (75) and housing minister Prakash Mehta (58) of the BJP faced charges of corruption and the Opposition – Congress and NCP has asked for their resignations.While Desai faces charges of denotifyin
Source: DH