AAP’s priority is to replace Congress in the opposition benches and then grab power from the BJP, said political analyst Dilip Patel.
Besides Sawant, the names of BJP MLA and former state health minister Vishwajit Rane, and Himachal Pradesh Governor Rajendra Arlekar, who hails from Goa, are being discussed for the CM's post.
Union ministers Amit Shah and Rajnath Singh along with BJP national president J P Nadda and general secretary (organisation) B L Santhosh were part of the deliberations with the PM.
Brinda claimed that she is the first person in the state's history to have contested the assembly election without incurring any expenditure.
Hectic parleys in Congress to avert leadership crisis post assembly polls debacle; Rahul meets Bhupinder Singh Hooda
According to sources, the two discussed plans to restructure and strengthen the party necessitated by the disastrous performance in the recently concluded assembly elections in five states.
There was open public displeasure against several ministers and MLAs of the last term largely owing to the fact that these leaders would hardly go and meet people in the constituency.
Expect Pramod Sawant, Biren Singh to continue as Goa, Manipur CMs as BJP approves their continuation
In Manipur, the party won 32 seats in the 60-member House enabling it to form the government on its own for the first time. In Goa, the BJP secured 20 out of 40 seats.
The process is slow, but it has started. This process started not because of any Left ideology, but due to the socio-economic empowerment of the poor communities.
Chodankar was at the helm of affairs of the Congress during the recent elections held for the 40-member Goa Assembly.
Moily, who was among the 23 leaders who had written to Sonia Gandhi for large-scale organisational reforms, distanced himself from the group (G-23).
Coming three days after the results were announced, the editorial has raised many an eyebrow as the DMK has remained a staunch supporter of the national party.
Former party chief Sunil Jakhar has hit out at those who described former Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi as an asset, while reviewing the debacle at a meeting in Delhi on Sunday.
Shah will oversee government formation in UP with party vice president Raghubar Das as co-observer, while Rajnath Singh will supervise the election of the legislature party leader in Uttarakhand.
The BSP arrived at the conclusion at a meeting of office-bearers and workers of its Uttarakhand unit with party president Mayawati here to review its performance in the just concluded assembly polls.
His remarks came in the backdrop of the party's debacle and drubbing in the just-concluded assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Goa, Punjab and Manipur.