Shekhar Gupta on stage with Devendra Fadnavis
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In a free flowing conversation, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis spoke candidly on a range of issues including backing the controversial idea of carving out a separate state of Vidarbha from Maharashtra, the Aadhaar-linked identification of farm loan waiver beneficiaries and the stampede at the Elphinstone railway station. Fadnavis, who completed three years as Chief Minister on 31 October, was in conversation with ThePrint’s Shekhar Gupta, Mahrukh Inayet and Manasi Phadke in Mumbai.

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1. On-stage

From left: Devendra Fadnavis, Maharashtra Chief Minister; Mahrukh Inayet, Contributing Editor; Manasi Phadke, Associate Editor; Shekhar Gupta, Editor-in-Chief, ThePrint

2. Audience

From left: Adi Burjorji Godrej, chairman, Godrej Group; Shhyam Singhania, chairman, Enarr Capital & Nani Nani Foundation; Hemandra Kothari, philanthropist & investment banker

3. Audience member

RA Shah, solicitor and senior partner, Crawford Bayley & Co.

4. Guests mingling

From left: RA Shah; Sabyasachi Hajara, former chairman & MD, SCI Ltd.; Arjun Khanna, fashion designer

5. Interaction with the guests

From left: Shekhar Gupta; RA Shah; Hemandra Kothari; Adi Burjorji Godrej

6. Devendra Fadnavis interacting with the audience

From left: Vinay Ahuja, managing partner, IIFL Wealth Management; RA Shah; Hemandra Kothari; Arjun Khanna with Devendra Fadnavis

7. Interaction with the guests

From left: Hitesh Jain, lawyer; Shekhar Gupta

8. The host and the guest

From left: Devendra Fadnavis; Shekhar Gupta

9. The audience

A packed hall

10. Questions from the audience

Adi Burjorji Godrej

11. In conversation

Shekhar Gupta on stage with Devendra Fadnavis

From left: Devendra Fadnavis; Mahrukh Inayet; Manasi Phadke; Shekhar Gupta

12. The audeince

From left: RA Shah; Sabyasachi Hajara

13. The audience

From left: Vijay Kalantri, President, AIAI; Saroja Sirisena, Consul General Sri Lanka; Soketu V Shah, joint managing director, Mukand Infinite Resolve

14. Questions from the audience

From left: Anand Jain, chairman, Jai Corporation Ltd. Mumbai

15. A packed hall

An engrossed audience

16. Questions from the audience

An engrossed audience

17. On-stage

From left: Devendra Fadnavis; Mahrukh Inayet

18. Questions from the audience

Hemandra Kothari

19. Devendra Fadnavis

Devendra Fadnavis

20. The audience

From left: Chhaya Momaya, life coach; Minal Naik, head key relationships, Jet Airways

21. Questions from the audience

Padmakar Nandekar, chairman & MD, Universal Communications Ltd.

22. Devendra Fadnavis

File photo of Devendra Fadnavis | ThePrint

Devendra Fadnavis

23. A packed hall

An engrossed audience

24. The audience

From left: Vinay Ahuja; RA Shah; Sabyasachi Hajara

25. In conversation

From left: Devendra Fadnavis; Mahrukh Inayet; Manasi Phadke; Shekhar Gupta

26. Audience members

From left: Farhat Jamal, senior vice-president operations, Taj Hotels; Rolee Kachru, Head-Marketing & Business Development, ThePrint

27. Questions from the audience

Naina Lal Kidwai, former CEO & country head HSBC, India

28. ThePrint team

Devendra Fadnavis with ThePrint team

29. Wrapping up

Devendra Fadnavis saying goodbye to members of the audience

30. Honouring the guest

From left: R. Venkataraman, Managing Director, IIFL Holdings; Devendra Fadnavis; Karan Bhagat, MD & CEO, IIFL Investment Managers 

31. Members of the audience mingling

From left: Dilip Mehta; Hemant Toprani, MD, Variety Chemicals

32. Interaction with the guests

From left: Shekhar Gupta; Ameen Sayani, veteran radio host; Rolee Kachru; Saroja Sirisena

33. Guests mingling

From left: Ayaz Memon, sports writer; Dr. Shailesh Raina, urologist

34. Guests mingling

From left: Dr. Shailesh Raina; Minal Naik; Padmakar Nandekar

35. Guests Mingling

From left: Ameen Sayani; Rajil Sayani, manager, Ameen Sayani



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