Senior Congress leader Ashok Chavan described demonetisation as the "biggest mistake of the Modi government" and claimed that it resulted in the slowdown of the economy and rise in unemployment.
Maharashtra Congress chief Ashok Chavan said that those who make "tall claims and false promises" have inaugurated Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel's statue.
The Congress in Maharashtra "requested" Prime Minister Narendra Modi to spend this year's Diwali in the water-starved Marathwada region and demanded a relief package for the state.
The Congress 'invited' Prime Minster Narendra Modi to spend Diwali with the drought-hit farmers of Marathwada region to understand their distress.
Maharashtra Congress president Ashok Chavan Saturday asked party workers to not celebrate his birthday Sunday and instead donate money for the party's relief programmes in solidarity with people affected by drought.
Around 180 talukas in Maharashtra are facing a drought-like situation, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis said.
The Congress said Tuesday Mumbai and Maharashtra belong to all, but some people were trying to create Marathi and non-Marathi divide in the society.
Maharashtra Congress president Ashok Chavan said Thursday that final contours of the proposed `grand alliance' of opposition in the state will emerge within a month.
The reduction of Rs 2.50 per litre in petrol and diesel prices announced by the Maharashtra government would not give much relief to people, state Congress chief Ashok Chavan has said.
The Congress claimed Wednesday that despite the BJP-led Maharashtra government spending more than Rs 64,000 crore on upgrading water resources in the last four years, there has been no substantial increase in the state's irrigation potential.