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Balasaheb Thorat
Minister of Revenue, and Khar Lands of Maharashtra State  India
Preceded by Narayan Rane
Constituency Sangamner (Vidhan Sabha constituency)
Personal details
Born 07 Feb 1953
Jorve, Sangamner Taluka of Ahmednagar, Maharashtra
Residence Sangamner Dist Ahmednagar

Balasaheb Bhausaheb Thorat (Marathi: बाळासाहेब भाऊसाहेब थोरात) (7 Feb 1953), is a leader of farmers and Indian National Congress legislator. He is well known in the cooperative movement, as the founder of the Milk Cooperative, and former president of the Sangamner District and State Cooperative Bank. He is recognized for his constructive work in Sangamner taluka and Akole taluka. He has founded cooperative educational institutions in Sangamner. Previously, he served as Minister of Agriculture and as Minister of Revenue, and Khar Lands in the Government of Maharashtra.[1]


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266 news items

Hindustan Times

Hindustan Times
Mon, 13 Jul 2015 10:36:18 -0700

The drama began from the steps of the Vidhan Sabha, where senior leaders from the Congress and the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP), including former chief minister Prithviraj Chavan, deputy chief minister Ajit Pawar, minister Balasaheb Thorat, leaders ...
Economic Times
Mon, 08 Dec 2014 02:41:15 -0800

MUMBAI: Former Maharashtra minister Balasaheb Thorat today opposed release of water from reservoirs in Ahmednagar and Nashik districts into the Jayakwadi dam in Marathwada region. "We feel that water from western Maharashtra and Konkan should be ...

Daily News & Analysis

Sat, 23 Aug 2014 11:22:30 -0700

Ahmednagar, Maharashtra: An alleged Shiv Sena worker on Saturday threw ink at Maharashtra revenue minister and senior Congress leader Balasaheb Thorat, police said. Earlier this month, some activists from Dhangar community had thrown ink at ...
Times of India
Sat, 23 Aug 2014 11:36:05 -0700

MUMBAI: A Shiv Sena activist threw ink on revenue minister Balasaheb Thorat at Rajapur in Sangamner taluka of Ahmadnagar district on Saturday, the second such incident this month. After the ink attack, there was a total bandh in Sangamner, which is ...

Daily News & Analysis

Daily News & Analysis
Wed, 18 Jun 2014 02:08:40 -0700

Chief minister of Maharashtra Prithviraj Chavan appears to be on his way out. The change may take place in the next 48 hours, according to reliable sources. Three Congress leaders are the front-runners for the hot seat. They are – Balasaheb Thorat (61 ...
Times of India
Wed, 29 Jan 2014 15:03:45 -0800

AURANGABAD: Aurangabad guardian minister, Balasaheb Thorat, inaugurated the Rajiv Gandhi Health card distribution from post offices on Republic Day. After the launch of the Rajiv Gandhi Jeevandayi Arogya Yojana (RGJAY) on November 21, 2013, the ...
Times of India
Thu, 07 May 2015 11:11:21 -0700

MUMBAI: Nearly a month after a humiliating defeat in the Bandra by-election, controversial Congress leader and former industries minister Narayan Rane has retained control over the Sindhudurg district central cooperative bank. In state politics ...

The Indian Express

The Indian Express
Thu, 07 May 2015 12:53:07 -0700

In Ahmednagar, traditional rivals Vikhe-Patil and former minister Balasaheb Thorat were pitted against each other. Vikhe-Patil lost to Thorat's panel that won 11 posts against Vikhe-Patil's ten. Former senior Congress minister Patangrao Kadam, a ...

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