The Nationalist Congress Party and the Shiv Sena seem to not be on the same page over the ‘night life’ proposal of Maharashtra tourism minister Aaditya Thackeray.
Realising their importance, Pawar has driven the Uddhav Thackeray-led Maharashtra Vikas Aghadi government to focus more on the poorest segment of the 12 crore population of Maharashtra.
The Congress is mulling a major organisational reshuffle amid the buzz that Rahul Gandhi may come back as party chief.
The NCP leader's comments came after protests against the amended citizenship law turned violent in various districts of the state, in which a number of people died and scores sustained injuries.
Pilot said the party's position had strengthened in Haryana and Maharashtra after Sonia Gandhi took charge but it is an interim arrangement.
Congress chief spokesperson Randeep Surjewala alleged that for the BJP, the GDP was 'Godse Divisive Politics'.
The BJP claims at the strength of more than 170 MLAs, including its own 105, plus those who are purportedly supporting Ajit Pawar, Independents, and smaller parties.
Congress spokesperson Randeep Singh Surjewala also slammed the BJP over Devendra Fadnavis and Ajit Pawar being sworn in as the CM and Dy CM.
NCP is hoping for the support of the Congress, the Shiv Sena, which broke off from the ruling BJP-led NDA, independents and smaller parties.
The present strike, considering the way it has been going, will go on for more than 27 days and break records, say JAC leaders.
While, NCP candidate Shriniwas Dadasaheb Patil is leading with 1,00,591 votes, Udyanraje Bhonsle from BJP, who defected from the Sharad Pawar-led party, is trailing.
The rally had barely started late on Friday when heavy rain started battering the venue, taking the organisers and the attendees by surprise.
Venkat Reddy had already started his campaigning in Huzurnagar and Revanth Reddy would be campaigning on October 18 and 19.
Despite the Modi wave and anti-incumbency factor against the UPA, the NCP won 41 seats in 2014 with 21 coming from western Maharashtra.
A day after Navratra-Dussehra festivities ended, Chief Minister and Madhya Pradesh Congress chief Kamal Nath embarked on a road-show from Gopalpura airstrip to Kalyanpura area of Jhabua district.