Shrawan had worked with aspiring actor Subhash Yadav and then filed a molestation case against him after their film got released, he said.

Shiv Sena activists ransacked the office of a private insurance company in Maharashtra's Pune city on Wednesday, while demanding that it clear the insurance claims of farmers who suffered crop losses, police said.

Opposition parties in Maharashtra have alleged that some trees located on the campus of Sir Parshuram (SP) College in Pune were chopped on Monday for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's October 17 rally, which will be held on the college ground.

More than 500 people from various water-logged areas were also shifted to safer places following heavy rains in Pune on Wednesday night, he said, adding that the rescue operation was still underway.

A Wakad police station officer said on Wednesday that a case has been registered against seven persons under section 307 (Attempt to murder) of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) and five of them were arrested two days back.

The shanties were built for the labourers working at a construction site nearby, they said. The compound wall collapsed around 1.45 am Friday night in the Kondhawa area, an official said.

The case against Pune resident Dhananjay Kudtarkar, 57, was registered at the city's Vishrambaug police station after a Maharashtra Navnirman Sena officer-bearer flagged his post.

The Bharatiya Janata Party is all set to field Bollywood actress Madhuri Dixit Nene from Pune Lok Sabha constituency in 2019 elections.