Maharashtra floor test

Maharashtra: Uddhav-led government wins floor test after Opposition walkout

There was an uproar in the Maharashtra assembly after the BJP alleged that the special session was not convened as per rules.

published on : 30th November 2019

NCP yet to decide name for deputy CM's post, says Jayant Patil ahead of Maharashtra trust vote

The deputy chief minister's post has come the NCP's way as per the power-sharing formula in the Uddhav Thackeray-led Shiv Sena-NCP-Congress government.

published on : 30th November 2019

Ahead of Maharashtra trust vote, Chhagan Bhujbal claims support of over 162 MLAs for 'Maha Vikas Aghadi'

Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut has also claimed that the Sena-NCP-Congress combine will get more than 170 votes in its favour in the scheduled vote of confidence.

published on : 30th November 2019

Ahead of Maharashtra floor test, Congress and BJP name candidates for Speaker post

Congress MLA Nana Patole will take on BJP's Kisan S. Kathore on Saturday ahead of the floor test for the Uddhav Thackeray-led 'Maha Vikas Aghadi' government.

published on : 30th November 2019

SC order on Maharashtra floor test: Congress not to protest in Parliament, says party source

The power tussle in Maharashtra reverberated in Parliament on Monday as opposition members staged vociferous protests, forcing adjournment of proceedings in both the Houses.

published on : 26th November 2019

Ahead of Wednesday's Maharashtra floor test, CM Devendra Fadnavis to meet BJP MLAs

Along with its own 105 MLAs, the BJP has the support of '14 other legislators' from various smaller parties and Independents, a party leader claimed.

published on : 26th November 2019

Security tightened at Maharashtra Vidhan Bhawan ahead of Wednesday's floor test

Elaborate police bandobast has been made to avoid any untoward incident outside the premises, a senior police official said on Tuesday.

published on : 26th November 2019

Balasaheb Thorat elected Maharashtra Congress legislature unit leader ahead of Wednesday's floor test 

AICC general secretary in-charge for Maharashtra Mallikarjun Kharge made the announcement at a meeting of the party MLAs held at a hotel in Mumbai.

published on : 26th November 2019

Government formed in 'dark' will be 'exposed' after Maharashtra floor test: NCP MP Majeed Memon

The Supreme Court on Tuesday directed that the floor test for Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis to prove his majority in the Maharashtra Assembly be conducted on Wednesday.

published on : 26th November 2019

Confusion over Maharashtra Deputy CM Ajit Pawar's status as NCP House leader

A source in the Vidhan Bhawan said the Speaker has so far not accepted the NCP's decision of replacing Ajit Pawar with Jayant Patil.

published on : 26th November 2019

Maharashtra floor test: BJP says will prove majority but Sena-NCP-Congress declare it's game over 

The Supreme Court on Tuesday directed that the floor test for Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis to prove his majority in the Maharashtra Assembly be conducted on Wednesday.

published on : 26th November 2019

'End of BJP's game': NCP on SC ruling over Maharashtra political drama

The Supreme Court directed that the floor test for Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis to prove his majority in the Maharashtra Assembly be conducted on Wednesday.

published on : 26th November 2019

Supreme Court orders Maharashtra floor test on November 27

A bench of Justices N V Ramana, Ashok Bhushan, and Sanjiv Khanna on Monday heard the arguments put forth by counsels appearing for Governor, Maharashtra BJP and other parties and reserved its order.

published on : 26th November 2019

Maharashtra highlights: Sena-NCP-Cong has affidavits of 154 MLAs, Sibal tells SC

At the outset, the apex court said it is not considering the prayer of the Shiv Sena-NCP-Congress combine that they be invited to form the government in Maharashtra.

published on : 25th November 2019