Sources said various permutations and combinations to balance caste, regional and gender and give the cabinet a wider representation of all sections was discussed at the meeting.
The BJP won 40 seats in the Haryana Assembly elections and tried to stitch up an alliance with Independents. However, it came under attack from the opposition over taking support from Kanda.
BJP president Amit Shah announced that the chief minister will be from his party and the deputy chief minister from the regional party.
Latest trends showed that no party was in a position to cross the half-way mark in the 90-member Haryana Assembly.
JJP, a breakaway group of the Indian National Lok Dal, is led by Dushyant Chautala, former MP and grandson of former Chief Minister Om Prakash Chautala.
Ex-BSF man Tej Bahadur Yadav joins Dushyant Chautala's JJP, says will contest against Manohar Lal Khattar
Yadav, who hails from Mahendergarh district, joined the JJP in New Delhi in the presence of its leader Dushyant Chautala.
Mahavir, who was chief of the Jannayak Janata Party's sports cell, praised the Modi government's decision to revoke provisions of Article 370, terming it as a correct decision.