The Central probe agency "under the pressure of Union government" concealed several uncomfortable facts in its charge sheet, claimed NCP spokesperson and Maharashtra minister Nawab Malik.
Maharashtra: Congress, Shiv Sena not on same page over reservation to migrants ahead of BMC elections
Congress bats for reservations for migrants while Shiv Sena stays firm on its son of the soil agenda.
Sena president Uddhav Thackeray was one of the "top five chief ministers in the country" and not a single BJP chief minister figures in this list, he claimed.
The Enforcement Directorate case against Anil Deshmukh, who was earlier the home minister in the MVA government, and others came after the CBI booked him in the corruption case.
Thackeray and Fadnavis met at the former's chamber for around 20 minutes on Friday after an all-party meeting that was convened by the CM in Mumbai to discuss the OBC quota issue.
Taking a jibe at the Maharashtra Governor, Shiv Sena mouthpiece Saamana said that the MLCs would not be appointed until the Governor's "favourite government" comes to power in the state.
Maharashtra deputy CM Ajit Pawar calls for structures that allow free flow of flood water underneath
Ajit said that the Maha Vikas Aghadi government in the state was taking measure to avoid damages due to such calamities in future.
It means that of the entire relief amount of Rs 3,701 crore, the Union government has sanctioned Rs 701 crore only.
Patole, who is a close confidante of Rahul Gandhi, said that Rahul has given the green signal to him to contest the local body and other elections on its own.
The former Union minister said NCP president Sharad Pawar is the creator of the MVA, comprising the NCP, Shiv Sena and Congress, and Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray is being guided by him.
Pawar is a Rajya Sabha member and his party is a key constituent of the Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA), which is led by Thackeray's Shiv Sena.
Pawar is considered the chief architect of the MVA which came to power in November 2019 under the stewardship of Chief Minister and Sena president Uddhav Thackeray.
Patole on Monday claimed wrong information was being spread through the media and asserted there was no dispute among MVA allies and the Congress was being deliberately targeted.
Elections to ten municipal corporations including Mumbai, 27 Zilla Parishads and Panchayat Samities in their areas are due early next year.
Maharashtra Congress chief says he is 'under watch'; NCP asserts claim based on incomplete information
Speaking at a meeting of party workers in Lonavala during weekend, Patole said the Congress is resurrecting itself in Maharashtra and this has caused disquiet among the Shiv Sena and the NCP.