Tag Archives: Uddhav Thackeray

Fadnavis Sworn-in as Maharashtra CM; Shiv Sena Chief Uddhav Attends 

Mumbai, Oct 31 (IANS) Devendra Fadnavis was sworn-in as the chief minister of the first BJP government of Maharashtra at a gala public function here Friday. Nine other ministers also took the oath. Maharashtra Governor C. V. Rao administered the oath of office and secrecy to Fadnavis (44) and the others at a glittering ceremony in the sprawling Wankhede Stadium witnessed ...

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Shiv Sena Chief Uddhav, Other MLAs may Boycott Fadnavis Swearing-in Ceremony

Mumbai, Oct 31 (IANS) The Shiv Sena Friday announced a complete boycott of the swearing-in ceremony of the first BJP government in Maharashtra, scheduled later in the day. In a front-page statement in the party mouthpiece, Saamana and Dopahar ka Saamana, the party said that no legislator, parliamentarian or other officials shall take part in the oath taking ceremony of ...

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Shiv Sena Leaders Return to Mumbai After Meeting BJP Leaders in Delhi

After the discussions over the government formation in Maharashtra, Shiv Sena leaders Anil Desai and Subhash Desai returned to Mumbai on Wednesday for a brief Diwali break, hoping to resume talks next week. According to reports, both Shiv Sena leaders met Home Minister Rajnath Singh and BJP general secretary JP Nadda on Tuesday evening. The leaders are likely to visit ...

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Maharashtra Assembly: Shiv Sena Likely to Support BJP to Form Government

The Shiv Sena and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) have reportedly agreed to form a coalition government in Maharashtra on Monday, according to sources. On Monday morning, senior leaders of the parties have met. During the meeting, the Shive Sena is said to have agreed to support BJP government. According to sources, details of the government formation are being worked out ...

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Maharashtra Assembly Election: BJP Upbeat, Congress Confident

The most awaited Maharashtra Assembly Elections has finally begun today, on Wednesday and the voting is underway. While the political formations of Shiv Sena-BJP and Cong-NCP got crumbled, this is the first election after 15 years, where the parties are contesting alone in Maharashtra. While the battle between the parties generates curiosity on anticipated results, the leaders from the parties ...

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BJP Used Madison Square Speech to Seek Votes, alleges Opposition

Opposition party has claimed that Prime Minister Narendra Modi has misused the official machinery at Madison Square Garden in New York to seek votes in the upcoming October 15 Maharashtra assembly polls, on Monday. The party was slammed after some Marathi news channels aired Modi’s Madison Square speech during the 9pm prime time slot. NCP Chief Sharad Pawar said, "You ...

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Maharashtra Assembly Poll: Narendra Modi to Launch Campaign from Today

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is all set to begin his campaigning for the most awaited Maharashtra Poll election on October 15, from Saturday. Modi will address about 15 election rallies across the state for the upcoming Assembly polls. According to a report, Bharatiya Janata Party Vice President Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi has said, "Prime Minister Narendra Modi will launch the party’s ...

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Maharashtra Polls: Shiv Sena to go Solo as Talks with BJP Fail

As alliance talks with shiv Sena almost reached a no-return stage, BJP has decided to go it alone and contest all 288 seats in Maharashtra assembly elections, said sources while Uddhav’s 151-119 formula take-or-leave angered the Delhi leadership of the national ruling party. Earlier, Shiv Sena said on Sunday that it will contest all 288 seats in the state alone ...

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