The loans availed by Rane's wife Nilam and MLA-son Nitesh through their firms were later classified as non-performing assets due to default or arrears.
Considering the reason for arrest and other reasons, I found that the arrest is justified, magistrate S S Patil said in the order.
Rane had sparked off a row over his remarks about slapping Chief Minister and Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray for what he claimed as the latter's ignorance of the year of India's independence.
A team of Nashik Police left in the morning for Ratnagiri district, where Rane is currently carrying out his 'Jan Ashirwad Yatra'.
The shocking incident took place in the small Talai village near Mahad town in the hilly stretch of Maharashtra's Raigad district.
Heavy downpour and the overflowing of a river have been cited as the reasons. Konkan Railway officials said that the passengers were safe.
Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray and Home Minister Anil Deshmukh over-relied on a set of police officials and now both of them are in a political soup due to their once-favourites.
During a media briefing on Sunday, Pawar said Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray will decide the fate of Deshmukh.
Fadnavis now wants the NIA, which is probing the security scare near the Ambani residence, to also take over the Mansukh Hiren ‘murder’ investigations from the Maharashtra anti-terrorism squad.
'There is no adherence to COVID appropriate behaviour among people both in rural and urban areas,' Bhushan said in his letter 'based on the assessment of a central team'.