Indirectly warning its former ally to play safe in Maharashtra, the Shiv Sena cautioned that if BJP slips again, it will fall.
It was later said that if the Congress leaders returned to Mumbai, the portfolio announcements could even be made the late evening.
The refinery project was to come up over 14,000 hectares across 14 villages, but later the then BJP-led government announced that it would be shifted.
Patil dismissed reports in a section of media which claimed that Munde may quit the BJP after crypic Facebook post.
Congress MLA Patole was elected unopposed as Maharashtra Assembly Speaker on Sunday after BJP withdrew its candidature for the post. The BJP took a decision after an all-party meeting.
In a veiled attack on the central BJP leaders without naming anyone, he said Maharashtra did not bow down to the 'mob-rule' like functioning of Delhi.
BJP MLAs objected to convening of the session and also NCP leader Dilip Walse Patil's appointment as pro-tem Speaker in place of BJP's Kalidas Kolambkar before walking out.
The SC’s direction in the Maharashtra govt formation case may have achieved many things desirable, but it was against the Constitution.
This tangle over the posts of DCM and Assembly Speaker is said to have delayed the portfolio allocation of the Maharashtra Vikas Aghadi government in the state.
More than 15 MLAs had raised this issue before the Sangh, which didn't think it right to interfere in the BJP' affairs.
The newly formed government of the Maha Vikas Aghadi, an alliance of the Shiv Sena-NCP-Congress, has finally brought the curtains down on a month-long drama.
Sonia has been attacking the government but it is the first time that she has shown her MPs that the Congress will adopt an aggressive stance against the government both inside and outside parliament
Only Chhagan Bhujbal and Jayant Patil will take oath as ministers from the NCP, Pawar said.
Ajit reiterated that he continues to be with the NCP and would abide by whatever party chief Sharad Pawar says.
It is sad that the President is involved. I am deeply sad that the President was woken up at 4 in the morning, Chidambaram said.