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Mumbai News Live Updates: Nawab Malik attended a meeting of Ajit Pawar's NCP | Mumbai News

Mumbai News Live Updates, July 3, 2024: NCP leader Nawab Malik, who was released on bail on health grounds in a money laundering case, was seen attending a meeting of the Ajit Pawar faction on Tuesday evening. In December last year, when Malik was on the benches of the Finance Ministry during the winter session, Deputy Chief Minister and BJP leader Devendra Fadnavis opposed Malik's inclusion in the ruling coalition. Insiders had said, The Indian Express that this could be because the allegations against the NCP leader relate to his alleged links with underworld boss Dawood Ibrahim, who was involved in the 1993 Mumbai bombings. When Malik was granted provisional bail in August 2023, both factions of the NCP had welcomed the Supreme Court order.
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