Maharashtra Assembly Polls

Congress, NCP to contest 125 seats each in Maharashtra Assembly polls: Sharad Pawar

As per the arrangement, 38 seats will be left for allies to contest, he tweeted. Maharashtra Assembly has 288 seats.

published on : 16th September 2019

'Voters will take care of those cowards': Sharad Pawar hits out at NCP deserters

In a setback for the NCP, several senior party leaders recently joined the BJP and the Shiv Sena.

published on : 16th September 2019

Maharashtra polls: Ex-BJP MLA Vijay Ghodmare joins NCP 

Ghodmare, who had represented Hingana constituency in Nagpur district, made the formal crossover at the residence of Pawar in Mumbai, a party statement said.

published on : 14th September 2019

Let CM finalise Sena nominees, says Uddhav Thackeray

While leaders of BJP and Shiv Sena had indicated that was all was well between the two parties, reports suggested the latter demanded the chief minister's post.

published on : 13th September 2019

NCP's Bhaskar Jadhav resigns as MLA, joins Shiv Sena ahead of Maharashtra Assembly polls

Jadhav, who represented Guhagar constituency, was part of the Sena before joining the NCP in 2004.

published on : 13th September 2019

Maharashtra Assembly polls: Shiv Sena to settle for 106 seats offered by BJP?

In 2014, when they contested the state polls separately (and joined hands later), the BJP had won 122 seats and the Shiv Sena 63.

published on : 12th September 2019

Three NCP leaders join BJP, Shiva Sena ahead of Maharashtra polls

Ex-minister Bhaskar Jadhav to join Shiv Sena while senior leader Ganesh Naik will join BJP

published on : 10th September 2019

Maharashtra Assembly polls: BJP to secure grand victory, says UP deputy CM Maurya

Maurya based his optimism on the state natives' understanding and the realisation that Modi and state Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis "need each other".

published on : 8th September 2019

Maharashtra's next CM will be from VBA, declares party president Prakash Ambedkar

State president of the AIMIM, Imtiyaz Jaleel, said though their strength is being undermined by the VBA, they have decided to wait for some time before taking a final call about the alliance.

published on : 5th September 2019

Have asked four Opposition MLAs who wanted to join BJP to wait: Union minister

State Assembly polls are likely to be held in September-October and several leaders from the Congress and the National Congress Party have made a beeline for the BJP and the Shiv Sena.

published on : 1st September 2019

Supriya Sule to embark on 'Sanvad' campaign ahead of Maharashtra polls

In the first phase of her campaign, Sule will cover Ahmednagar, Solapur, Jalgaon, Nashik, Nagpur and Thane districts till August 31, the statement said.

published on : 22nd August 2019

Maharashtra polls: Vanchit Bahujan Aghadi to hold interviews for ticket aspirants

The interviews will be held between August 19-21 for aspirants from Mumbai, Thane, Palghar, Raigad, Ratnagiri and Sindhudurg districts, it said.

published on : 18th August 2019

Opposition in Maharashtra seeks ban on EVMs for Assembly polls

Top leaders of the Congress, NCP, MNS and other smaller parties alleged that there were many discrepancies in the EVMs in the last Lok Sabha elections.

published on : 2nd August 2019

Leaders joining BJP to bring development: Devendra Fadnavis

The BJP might field the four MLAs in the Assembly elections due in September-October, depending on how the seat-sharing deal between the party and its ally Shiv Sena shapes up.

published on : 1st August 2019

Shiv Sena workers oppose induction of Chhagan Bhujbal

A Shiv Sena worker has put up banners opposite party headquarters and other places across the city opposing the probable induction of senior NCP leader Chhagan Bhujbal.

published on : 27th July 2019
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