Uddhav Thackeray resigned from the post of Chief Minister late on Wednesday night amid the political crisis in Maharashtra. After this, today Eknath Shinde took oath as Chief Minister and Devendra Fadnavis as Deputy Chief Minister. Both the governors administered the oath.
Shiv Sena MLA Deepak Kesarkar’s big statement
Shiv Sena MLA Deepak Kesarkar said that the two parties who believed in Hindutva had separated, and have joined together again today. The contribution of our 50 companions is significant. They wanted that Shinde Sahab should get the post of Chief Minister once, and BJP accepted this decision. Despite having 106 MLAs, BJP took this decision (making Eknath Shinde as CM). It means he has shown a big heart.
The special session of the Legislative
Assembly will be called on July 2 and 3. The special session of the Maharashtra Legislative Assembly will be called on July 2 and 3. During this, the majority test, and the speaker will be elected.
Sharad Pawar’s reaction
NCP chief Sharad Pawar said that I congratulate Eknath Shinde for his new responsibility. He showed the strength to take such many MLAs to Guwahati. He inspired people to leave Shiv Sena. I don’t know if it happened before or not, but it can’t happen without preparation.
Earlier, there was silence in the MVA camp for several hours after the announcement of Eknath Shinde as the Chief Minister. However, after taking oath in the night, NCP leader Sharad Pawar made a statement that perhaps the BJP had to take this decision under pressure from the rebel faction. He also said he had no hope of Shinde becoming the chief minister.
First cabinet meeting of the new government
Maharashtra CM Eknath Shinde and Deputy CM Devendra Fadnavis held the first cabinet meeting of the state’s new government in Mumbai.
Congress targeted Congress
on the formation of a new government in Maharashtra. Party leader Jairam Ramesh said that what happened in Maharashtra is shameful for a democracy like India. Under the leadership of Modi-Shah, BJP wants to get power at any cost. They want that either the power should remain with them or the door of the chair should be in their hand
PM congratulates Shinde
Prime Minister Narendra Modi congratulates Eknath Shinde on taking oath as the Chief Minister of Maharashtra.
PM Modi congratulates Fadnavis
Prime Minister Narendra Modi tweeted, ‘Congratulations to Devendra Fadnavis on taking oath as the Deputy CM of Maharashtra. He is an inspiration to every BJP worker. His experience and expertise will be an asset to the government. I am sure he will further strengthen the growth path of Maharashtra.
Shinde-Fadnavis took oath
Eknath Shinde took an oath as the Chief Minister of Maharashtra. Apart from this, Devendra Fadnavis took an oath as the Deputy Chief Minister. After taking the oath, Shinde tweeted his gratitude to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Home Minister Amit Shah, and Devendra Fadnavis, who took the oath. Also thank you to my fellow MLAs who decided to come with me without any fear for the sake of Hindutva and Maharashtra.
Shinde-Fadnavis reached Raj Bhavan
for the oath-taking ceremony. Maharashtra’s nominated Chief Minister Eknath Shinde and BJP leader Devendra Fadnavis reached Raj Bhavan for the swearing-in ceremony.
Nadda said – Fadnavis should become Deputy CM
BJP National President JP Nadda said that the central leadership of the BJP has decided that Devendra Fadnavis should become part of the government. Hence a personal request has been made to him. Apart from this, the central leadership has said that Devendra Fadnavis should take over as the Deputy CM of Maharashtra.
Shinde faction MLAs celebrated in the hotel
After Eknath Shinde’s name was announced as the Chief Minister of Maharashtra, MLAs of the Shinde faction staying at a hotel in Goa started celebrating.
Raj Thackeray took a jibe at Uddhav Thackeray
A day after Uddhav Thackeray resigned as the Chief Minister of Maharashtra, his cousin and MNS President Raj Thackeray took a dig at him through a tweet. The MNS chief said, when one considers good fortune as his achievement, then the journey of his downfall begins. Let us inform you that Uddhav Thackeray left the post of CM after the rebellion of senior leader Eknath Shinde and most of the party MLAs.
Raj Thackeray last month asked Uddhav Thackeray not to test his party’s (MNS) patience on the loudspeaker issue and reminded him that power is not permanent. He had said that no one has brought the ‘Tampa Patra’ of power. Even you don’t have it, Uddhav Thackeray.
We went to Uddhav Thackeray with complaints: Shinde
Eknath Shinde said, We went to former CM Thackeray with complaints and development works of our constituency and advised him on the need for reforms as we started realizing that it will be difficult for us to win the next election. We demanded a natural alliance with the BJP. The decision we have taken is committed to Balasaheb’s Hindutva and development works in the constituencies of our MLAs. We have 50 MLAs with us.
Shinde said – I will not break the trust of MLAs
Maharashtra’s nominated CM Eknath Shinde said that a total of 50 MLAs, including 40 Shiv Sena MLAs, are with us. We have fought this battle till now with their help. The trust these 50 people have reposed in me, I will not allow even a single scratch, I will not break the trust.