Maharashtra Crisis CM Uddhav Thackeray Calls Party Leaders Meeting
Maharashtra Political Crisis: Amidst the ongoing political crisis in Maharashtra,...
Maharashtra Political Crisis: Amidst the ongoing political crisis in Maharashtra, the Chief Minister of the state Uddhav Thackeray has called a meeting of the big leaders of the party at 11.30 am today. Between the political crisis and the breakup of Shiv Sena, Maharashtra CM will hold a meeting with the big leaders of Shiv Sena. It is believed that the future strategy will be discussed with the leaders in the meeting. Here, Shiv Sena MLA Nitin Deshmukh will meet Uddhav Thackeray today, Nitin Deshmukh had reached Nagpur from Surat yesterday and claimed that he was kept hostage. Nationalist Congress chief Sharad Pawar and NCP MLAs are also going to meet at 11 am. This meeting is going to be held in YB Chavan where big leaders of NCP will be present.
NCP quota ministers angry
On the other hand, now there are reports of a rift between Shiv Sena and NCP, an ally in the Mahavikas Aghadi government. According to sources, the big leaders of NCP have expressed doubts that the big leaders of Shiv Sena are involved in the turmoil going on in the Shiv Sena camp. A meeting was held at the house of Deputy CM Ajit Pawar late last night, in which NCP quota ministers have expressed displeasure over Uddhav’s decision to leave the government bungalow.
The growing strength of the Eknath Shinde faction
So far, a total of 48 MLAs are being claimed by their supporters in the camp of Eknath Shinde. It is being told that 7 reached this morning. Shiv Sena now has 41 and 4 independents in the hotel. There are 45 in total. In this 3 came out last night, which includes Shiv Sena MLA Sada Sarvankar of Mahim assembly, Mangesh Kundalkar and Vengurlekar, MLA of Kurla.
Many different things are coming out about the numbers. Shinde supporters say that he has more than 37 Shiv Sena MLAs. Whereas Shiv Sena claims that Shiv Sena has 20. According to Shiv Sena, till now only 33 MLAs of Army have reached Shinde faction and their quorum of anti-defection law has not been fulfilled. This afternoon Eknath Shinde can confirm his claim by talking to the media or by putting a new picture.
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