Sharad Pawar is the chief of the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) in Maharashtra. He was born on December 12, 1940, and has served the public for over 50 years. Pawar has also served as the Chief Minister of Maharashtra on three occasions. As he turns 79, let's take a look at his journey.
(All photo: Sharad Pawar/Instagram)
Nationalist Congress Party chief Sharad Pawar's daughter Supriya Sule is a staunch politician and a family woman. From studying water pollution at UC Berkeley to carving a niche for herself in active politics, Supriya Sule's journey is truly commendable. Through her hard work, grit, and determination, Supriya Sule rose through the ranks to become one of the prominent faces of Maharastra politics. Here’s a look at Supriya Sule in pictures. (All Photos/ Instagram Supriya Sule)
The Maharashtra Assembly election results came as a shocker to many with the BJP managing to bag over 100 seats. While debutants Aaditya Thackeray, Zeeshan Siddique, and Rohit Pawar managed to carve a name for themselves, the Assembly elections also saw the fall of leaders such as Pankaja Munde, Vishwanath Mahadeshwar, Harshvardhan Patil among others. With the end of the elections, here are the key takeaways.
Congress President Rahul Gandhi celebrates his 49th birthday today. On this occasion, we look back at his rise through the ranks over the years -- a journey that has been eventful and unpredictable. All pictures/mid-day archives/AFP
As the entire country waits for the Lok Sabha election counting day on May 23, 2019, we look at candidates who contested in this year’s election. (All pictures credit/Twitter)