An exclusive assembly meeting between Uddhav Thackeray, Sharad Pawar, and NCP leaders are going to held at 3:30 pm today in order to decide the nature of the cabinet. The expansion of the Cabinet is going to be held tomorrow. The General says that either two or five each will be the administer oath of officer’s security tomorrow at Shivaji Park at 6:40. Though Bombay HC on the oath-taking ceremony of Uddhav Thackeray at Shivaji Park says that holding such ceremonies on public grounds should not become a regular affair.
Shiv Sena leaders celebrate in Parliament premises
Ahead of oath-taking ceremony of Uddhav Thackeray as Maharashtra Chief Minister tomorrow
In the special assembly session in Maharashtra, Kalidas Kolambkar administered an oath to the MLAs today. Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari on Tuesday called the extraordinary session hours after BJP’s Devendra Fadnavis resigned as the Chief Minister of the Maharashtra Government in an emotional turn of occasions. NCP’s Ajit Pawar, his Deputy had resigned on Tuesday afternoon.
The resignations came after the Supreme Court requested an immediate “floor test”, to be telecast live so that Mr. Fadnavis might prove his majority within the gathering. The Supreme Court declared, “If the floor test is delayed, there is a possibility of horse-trading, it becomes incumbent upon the Court to act to protect democratic values.” The court was hearing a request by the Shiv Sena-NCP-Congress combine that had challenged the Government formation in Maharashtra, calling it undemocratic and unlawful.
Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray will be sworn in tomorrow on Thursday as Chief Minister of a Shiv Sena-NCP-Congress government, an unthinkable alliance because of its ideologically mismatched constituents. “I had never dreamed of leading the state. I would like to thank (Congress president) Sonia Gandhi and others,” Mr. Thackeray said after being elected to lead the alliance.
Sena Chief Uddhav Thackeray will be sworn in on Thursday as Chief Serve of a Shiv Sena-NCP-Congress Government, a mismatched alliance. Mr. Thackeray after being elected to lead the alliance expressed his gratitude towards Congress President Sonia Gandhi. He also added that he never dreamt of leading the State.
The BJP, which won 105 seats within the 288-member Maharashtra assembly, required 40 MLAs to demonstrate major share. As you know, the party had kept money on Ajit Pawar to bring in 54 NCP MLAs, but the bet didn’t work. Ajit Pawar resigned on Tuesday in a sensational turn of events.
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