Nationalist Congress Get together (NCP) president Sharad Pawar and his daughter and NCP MP Supriya Sule on Wednesday held talks with Maharashtra chief minister Uddhav Thackeray amid a spiraling disaster plaguing the state authorities after highly effective Sena chief Eknath Shinde rebelled towards Thackeray’s management.
Earlier within the day, Congress chief Kamal Nath additionally spoke to Thackeray over the telephone. Kamal Nath has been deputed by the Congress management to observe the newest political developments within the state.
The NCP leaders held discussions with the chief minister at “Varsha”, his official residence in south Mumbai. It wasn’t instantly clear what the leaders mentioned. The assembly passed off after Thackeray’s dwell webcast, during which he supplied to give up as Maharashtra chief minister however requested the rebels in the event that they have been certain the state would get a “Sainik” because the CM after him.
The insurrection by Shinde, who has claimed the help of 46 MLAs, has pushed the two-and-a-half-year outdated Shiv Sena-led Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA) governemnt to the brink. The Sena has 55 members within the 288-member Maharashtra meeting.
Earlier than holding discussions with Thackeray, senior Congress chief Kamal Nath stated his get together was united and its MLAs have been “not on the market”. Nath was on Tuesday appointed because the AICC observer in Maharashtra within the wake of the political turmoil within the state. The Congress shares energy in Maharashtra with the Shiv Sena and NCP.
Speaking to reporters on his arrival on the Mumbai-based official residence of Maharashtra income minister and Congress Legislature Get together (CLP) chief Balasaheb Thorat, Nath stated: “It’s for the Shiv Sena to deal with its workforce and see the way it desires to deal with its MLAs.” He stated the Congress leaders have been united.
“I’m certain we are going to keep intact. It’s for the Congress get together to show unity. The Congress MLAs are usually not on the market,” the previous Madhya Pradesh chief minister stated.
(With PTI inputs)