The verbal exchange occurred when School Education Minister Deepak Kesarkar was responding to a question in the Upper House.
The race is between the NCP and the Shiv Sena, amid fears that some of its members may switch sides. The Sharad Pawar-led NCP is just two short of the Sena's tally in the Upper House.
In a WhatsApp message that went viral, Kamboj said that the party got 134 votes while one vote was wasted and three BJP MLAs cross-voted.
An official said that that all the eight candidates secured the minimum quota of 26 votes each to make it to the Upper House of the state legislature.
Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut said that they and their alliance partners has kept their MLAs in hotels where these MLAs will be given the mock training how to cast their votes in MLC elections.
'Right to vote not absolute': HC rejects pleas by Nawab Malik, Anil Deshmukh seeking permission to vote in Maharashtra Council poll
Their counsels Amit Desai and Vikram Chaudhri argued that while section 62 (5) fettered their clients' right to vote, the HC had 'unfettered powers to use its discretion' and grant relief.
Its time for resort politics again as Shiv Sena to house its MLAs in Mumbai hotel ahead of Maharashtra Council polls
The party, which heads the ruling Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA), had summoned its legislators for a meeting with top leaders.
Each candidate has to garner 25.81 votes for securing a win in the polls where members of the 288-strong legislative assembly form the electoral college.
Independent MP Navneet Rana claimed that the people of Mumbai and Lord Ram will teach the Shiv Sena a lesson in civic polls.
The House was discussing a proposal by the opposition members over the law and order situation in the state when BJP MLC Gopichand Padalkar allegedly made some remarks.
The Opposition MLCs started raising slogans and stormed into the Well of the council demanding reservation for the Dhangar community.
The election is held as three members of the NCP, two of the BJP, and one of the Congress, are retiring from the Upper House of the state legislature on June 21.