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Video | Maharashtra में चुनावी नतीजों के बाद MVA की पहली बैठक, Sharad Pawar, Uddhav Thackeray मौजूद

Maharashtra Politics: लोकसभा चुनाव के नतीजों के बाद पहली बार महा विकास अघाड़ी के नेताओं ने साझा प्रेस कॉन्फ़्रेंस की इसमें शरद पवार, उद्धव ठाकरे, पृथ्वीराज चव्हाण. समेत कई नेता शामिल थे.एनसीपी अध्यक्ष शरद पवार ने कहा कि महाराष्ट्र की जनता ने बीजेपी को पराजित कर दिया है...सरकार ने सत्ता का दुरुपयोग किया और बिना वजह के लोगों को जेल में डाल दिया गया. महाराष्ट्र में भी तीन महीने में सरकार बदल जाएगी. शिवसेना UBT के प्रमुख उद्धव ठाकरे ने कहा कि मोदी सरकार अब एनडीए सरकार हो गई है.ये कितने दिन चलेगी या बड़ा सवाल है.साथ ही उन्होंने कहा कि जो लोग छोड़कर गए हैं.बिल्कुल उन्हें वापस नहीं लिया जाएगा.साथ ही उद्धव ठाकरे ने कहा कि पूरे देश में इस तरह का माहौल था कि बीजेपी के ख़िलाफ़ कोई लड़ नहीं सकता.ये माहौल कितना खोखला था, ये महाराष्ट्र की जनता ने दिखा दिया. ...

Is Bhujbal Upset Over Rajya Sabha Snub With Ticket To Sunetra Pawar? NCP Leader Responds

Maharashtra Minister and Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader Chhagan Bhujbal revealed on Friday his desire to become a Member of Parliament, expressing his intent to contest the recent Lok Sabha elections from Nashik. Bhujbal also showed interest in a Rajya Sabha nomination, amidst speculation of his dissatisfaction over recent party decisions. Responding to queries about his purported discontent following the nomination of Sunetra Pawar, wife of Maharashtra Deputy Chief Minister and NCP President Ajit Pawar, for the Rajya Sabha, Bhujbal did not directly address if he felt wronged by the decision. Instead, he suggested that the question of perceived injustice should be directed to "them", news agency PTI reported “It is my desire (to become an MP). T...

Rejected by voters of Maharashtra, targeted by RSS: Is Ajit Pawar’s future tense? | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Maharashtra is one of the key states which helped the opposition puncture Prime Minister Modi's claims of "abki baar, 400 paar" in the just-concluded Lok Sabha elections. The BJP ended up with just 9 seats, which is less than half of 23, the number of seats it had won in the state 5 years ago. Unfortunately BJP's "engineered" allies also failed to contribute to the NDA target.While the split Sena, now the actual Shiv Sena, performed reasonably well, the split NCP, now the official NCP - stares at a tense future.NCP chief and Maharashtra deputy chief minister Ajit Pawar, who had rebelled against his uncle Sharad Pawar and walked out of the party with most of the MLAs and MPs, finds himself in the wilderness after a disastrous showing in Lok Sabha polls. Ajit Pawar's NCP contes...

After her Lok Sabha loss, Ajit Pawar nominates wife Sunetra to RS, causing heartburn in NCP

Mumbai: Maharashtra Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar’s wife Sunetra Pawar lost the Lok Sabha election from family turf Baramati but is still set to become an MP. The Ajit Pawar-led Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) has decided to nominate her for a Rajya Sabha seat, overlooking the ambitions of a few other leaders, which has caused some heartburn.  The Rajya Sabha by-election has been necessitated due to the resignation of Praful Patel after he was re-elected to the Upper House from another seat in February. The election will be held on 26 June.  Show Full Article राज्यसभा निवडणुकीसाठी राष्ट्रवादी काँग्रेस पार्टीच्या वतीने सौ. सुनेत्रावहिनी अजितदादा पवार यांनी आज विधानभवनात आपला उमेदवारी अर्ज दाखल केला. यावेळी पक्षाचे राष्ट्रीय कार्याध्यक्ष मा. खा. प्रफुल प...

25 years and one rebellion later, original rebel Pawar shows he’s still a force to reckon with

Mumbai: Twenty-five years after he formed the Nationalist Congress Party, the original rebel and party founder Sharad Pawar is contending with a challenger to his legacy. For the first time, there were two separate flag hoisting ceremonies and two separate functions of two NCPs — formed after the split in July 2023 — both different in their tones.The function of the Sharad Pawar faction was celebratory following a thumping Lok Sabha victory after almost being written off following a split in the party, while Ajit Pawar sought to enthuse some energy and belief in party workers after a debilitating defeat.  Last year, Ajit Pawar along with senior leaders like Sunil Tatkare and Praful Patel and around 40 MLAs broke away from NCP after engineering a split in the party, and joined the Shinde...

Modi 3.0: NCP objects to MoS — Independent charge for Praful Patel, calls it a demotion | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Nationalist Congress Party (Ajit Pawar) leader Praful Patel on Sunday expressed his dissatisfaction with the minister of state with independent charge position offered to him, stating that accepting this post would be a demotion for him.Speaking to the reporters, Praful Patel said that the party has communicated this concern to the BJP leadership and they have told to wait for the next few days."Last night we were informed that our party will get a Minister of State with independent charge...I was earlier a Cabinet minister in the Union Government, so this will be a demotion for me. We have informed the BJP leadership and they have already told us to just wait for a few days, they will take remedial measures," Praful Patel told the media ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi'...

CSDS-Lokniti post-poll survey: A reality check for the NDA in Maharashtra

Shiv Sena (UBT) chief Uddhav Thackeray waves to supporters after the party’s victory in the Lok Sabha elections, in Mumbai. | Photo Credit: ANI Maharashtra played a big role in the Lok Sabha elections by upsetting the victory march of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) at the national level. The result marked a resurrection of the Congress in the State. But to what extent do these political upheavals change the social equations in Maharashtra? The answer prompted by the National Election Studies (NES) data is ‘only partially’.Let’s recall that the manipulative strategies of the BJP had led to the splintering of the two main State-level political parties, the Shiv Sena and the Nationalist Congress Party. These strategies boomeranged for the BJP and not only created a dent in its seat tall...

Smarting from Lok Sabha debacle, Ajit Pawar’s NCP keen to prove its mettle in Maharashtra polls

Mumbai: Smarting from the setback in the Baramati prestige fight, the Ajit Pawar’s NCP is now focussing on the upcoming assembly elections in Maharashtra. The mood among his followers is aggressive given that they were already piqued with the raw deal they got in the Mahayuti’s Lok Sabha seat-sharing agreement.The Ajit Pawar camp is demanding at least 80-90 seats and many functionaries that ThePrint spoke to said that the demand is still valid. “Why should we not demand? We contested 4 and won 1, BJP contested 28 and won only 9. So they cannot alone call shots,” said a leader from NCP-Ajit Pawar camp.  NCP functionaries are accusing the BJP and the Eknath Shinde-led Shiv Sena of not working hard for their candidates. According to them, the loss in Baramati is a clear indicator because t...
With Sharad Pawar as master strategist, how MVA dealt blow to BJP in crucial western Maharashtra

With Sharad Pawar as master strategist, how MVA dealt blow to BJP in crucial western Maharashtra

Mumbai: Sharad Pawar’s political strategising has managed to keep the BJP at bay in western Maharashtra, despite the latter having Ajit Pawar on its side.After the split in the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP), the BJP was hoping to wrest the key region from the senior Pawar’s grip. Out of the 10 Lok Sabha seats in western Maharashtra, the Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA) has won five while the Mahayuti won four. Congress leader Vishal Patil, who fought as an Independent, won from Sangli. In the 2019 elections, the BJP and then ally Shiv Sena (undivided) had secured seven seats in the region, while the undivided NCP had won three. Show Full Article The most crucial seat of Baramati went into Sharad Pawar’s kitty as Supriya Sule defeated Sune...