Mumbai: Top BMC leader caught on tape ‘threatening’ contractor

The chairman of the civic body’s standing committee and Shiv Sena leader Yashwant Jadhav has been caught on tape asking a contracting firm to withdraw from civic projects in E-ward (Byculla) that it bagged through an online tender process. mid-day has a recording of the phone conversation where Jadhav is purportedly telling a representative of Yash Corporation to give up projects in his ward no. 209 in Byculla. Jadhav’s wife, Yamini is a Shiv Sena MLA from Byculla constituency.

While Yashwant Jadhav is a corporator from Byculla, his wife is an MLA from the area. Representation pic
While Yashwant Jadhav is a corporator from Byculla, his wife is an MLA from the area. Representation pic

In the audio clip, which is a phone call recorded by a Yash Corporation representative, Jadhav is heard saying, “Mera message mila ki nahin? Aapko system malum hai ki nahin? Kyon mere idhar kaam kar rahe ho? Aap withdraw kar lo. (Did you get my message? Are you aware of the system? Why

Read More