Maharashtra Politics: NCP MLAs Arrive At Renaissance Hotel In Mumbai

New Delhi, News Nation Bureau | Updated : 24 November 2019, 12:09 AM
NCP MLAs Arrive At Renaissance Hotel In Mumbai.
NCP MLAs Arrive At Renaissance Hotel In Mumbai. (Photo Credit : Twitter@ANI )

Breaking the political logjam, BJP’s Devendra Fadnavis took oath as Maharashtra Chief Minister at Raj Bhavan in Mumbai on Saturday morning. NCP’s Ajit Pawar took oath as Deputy Chief Minister in a quick ceremony. Prime Minister Narendra Modi was the first leader who congratulated the BJP-NCP alliance in Maharashtra. “Congratulations to Devendra Fadnavis ji and Ajit Pawar ji on taking oath as the CM and Deputy CM of Maharashtra respectively. I am confident they will work diligently for the bright future of Maharashtra,” PM Modi said on micro-blogging site. 

Here are all the updates:

calnder  Nov 23, 2019   23:44 (IST)

Maharashtra: Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) MLAs arrive at Renaissance Hotel in Mumbai.

calnder  Nov 23, 2019   23:41 (IST)

Justice NV Ramana, Justice Ashok Bhushan and Justice Sanjiv Khanna to hear at 1130 am on Sunday the joint plea of Shiv Sena, Nationalist Congress Party and Congress against the decision of Maharashtra Governor inviting Devendra Fadnavis to form the government on Nov 23.

calnder  Nov 23, 2019   22:41 (IST)

Mumbai: NCP Chief Sharad Pawar leaves from YB Chavan Centre after meeting with party MLAs; NCP leader Supriya Sule shows victory sign

calnder  Nov 23, 2019   22:40 (IST)

BJP leader Ashish Shelar in Mumbai: Bharatiya Janata Party is of the view that Ajit Pawar's appointment as NCP legislative party leader was valid and appointment of Jayant Patil in his place today is invalid.

calnder  Nov 23, 2019   21:35 (IST)

Supreme Court to hear on tomorrow at 11.30 am the joint plea of Shiv Sena, Nationalist Congress Party and Indian National Congress against the decision of Maharashtra Governor inviting Devendra Fadnavis to form the government on November 23.

calnder  Nov 23, 2019   21:26 (IST)

NCP sources: Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) MLAs being shifted to Renaissance Hotel in Mumbai. 

calnder  Nov 23, 2019   21:03 (IST)

The meeting of NCP MLAs with Sharad Pawar at YB Chavan Centre has ended. 

calnder  Nov 23, 2019   20:14 (IST)

Ajit Pawar removed as NCP legislative party leader.

calnder  Nov 23, 2019   20:12 (IST)

Total 50 MLAs are present in the meeting with NCP chief Sharad Pawar at YB Chavan Centre in Mumbai. 4 NCP MLAs, including Ajit Pawar, yet to come for the meeting. They are expected to come for the meeting shortly. All MLAs will be kept at a hotel in Mumbai, top NCP sources told news agency ANI. 

calnder  Nov 23, 2019   18:47 (IST)

36 MLAs have turned up at YV Chavan Centre so far for NCP meeting, say sources.

calnder  Nov 23, 2019   18:45 (IST)

The Shiv Sena has filed a writ petition in the Supreme Court against Devendra Fadnavis and Ajit Pawar taking oath as CM and Deputy CM of Maharashtra respectively.

calnder  Nov 23, 2019   18:14 (IST)

Mumbai: Shiv Sena Chief Uddhav Thackeray leaves from Lalit Hotel after meeting with Shiv Sena MLAs.

calnder  Nov 23, 2019   18:13 (IST)

Mumbai: Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader Dhananjay Munde arrives at YV Chavan Centre for NCP meeting.

calnder  Nov 23, 2019   17:11 (IST)

"My faith is on Sharad Pawar, I am with NCP only. I went to Raj Bhavan when Ajit Pawar asked me to go with him," tweets NCP MLA Diliprao Bankar.

calnder  Nov 23, 2019   16:48 (IST)

Mumbai: Maharashtra Deputy CM Ajit Pawar is holding a meeting with NCP MP Sunil Tatkare and NCP MLAs Dilip Walse Patil and Hasan Mushrif at his brother Sriniwas Pawar's residence. Security has been heightened outside the residence of Sriniwas Pawar.

calnder  Nov 23, 2019   16:25 (IST)

According to reports, a large number of NCP supporters have gathered outside gate number 8 of the airport. They are protesting against  the  MLAs who have extended support to Ajit Pawar and the BJP.

calnder  Nov 23, 2019   16:19 (IST)

"We will give a stable government in Maharashtra," says Devendra Fadnavis.  

calnder  Nov 23, 2019   16:17 (IST)

Mumbai: Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis arrives at state BJP office.

calnder  Nov 23, 2019   16:15 (IST)

Congress spokesperson Randeep Surjewala poses 10 questions to BJP on the Maharashtra situation.

calnder  Nov 23, 2019   16:13 (IST)

The governor worked not as constitutional authority, but as a hitman at the instance of Amit Shah: Randeep Surjewala

calnder  Nov 23, 2019   15:54 (IST)

Nine NCP MLAs, who backed Ajit Pawar and BJP, on way to Delhi in a private jet.

calnder  Nov 23, 2019   15:50 (IST)

BJP purified Ajit Pawar with 'Ganga jal' overnight after levelling serious corruption allegations against him: J&K Congress president GA Mir

calnder  Nov 23, 2019   15:20 (IST)
Ravi Shankar Prasad

This was the moral and electoral victory of the BJP alliance when the BJP and Shiv Sena won the majority. On whose direction did Shiv Sena become agitated after the election result?

calnder  Nov 23, 2019   15:16 (IST)

Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad: Throughout the election campaign, Devendra Fadnavis' name was projected as the Maharashtra Chief Minister. Support base of BJP and the prospect of Devendra Fadnavis becoming CM, played a crucial role in success of Shiv Sena candidates.

calnder  Nov 23, 2019   15:14 (IST)
People's mandate was for Fadnavis government

Ravi Shankar Prasad: Devendra Fadnavis was the CM face. BJP’s votes helped Shiv Sena win to a large extent.

calnder  Nov 23, 2019   15:09 (IST)

BJP helped Shiv Sena win many seats in the Maharashtra Assembly Elections, says BJP leader Ravi Shankar Prasad.

calnder  Nov 23, 2019   14:55 (IST)
Maharashtra

Amid fears of horse trading, Congress likely to shift their MLAs to Bhopal.

calnder  Nov 23, 2019   14:00 (IST)

The ternd of BJP leaders congratulating Fadnavis continues. Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar congratulated Devendra Fadnavis and Ajit Pawar for taking oath as the chief minister and deputy chief minister of Maharashtra respectively on Saturday and said the state will touch new heights of development under their leadership.

calnder  Nov 23, 2019   13:47 (IST)

We didn’t delay the process, says Congress leader Ahmed Patel. Some leaders from NCP went away and gave a list to the Governor.

calnder  Nov 23, 2019   13:43 (IST)

After skipping NCP-Shiv Sena presser, Congress is addressing media.

calnder  Nov 23, 2019   13:05 (IST)

Shiv Sena Chief Uddhav Thackeray dubs BJP's coup as 'furgical strike' against people of Maharashtra. 

calnder  Nov 23, 2019   13:02 (IST)

Uddhav Thackeray says BJP’s game is an insult of people of Maharashtra.

calnder  Nov 23, 2019   13:00 (IST)

We want a government under the leadership of Shiv Sena and we are going to stay together for this, says Sharad Pawar.

calnder  Nov 23, 2019   12:58 (IST)

All three parties will discuss and decide on what action should be taken, says Sharad Pawar.

calnder  Nov 23, 2019   12:56 (IST)

Ajit Pawar has signatures of 54 leaders, say Sharad Pawar.

calnder  Nov 23, 2019   12:55 (IST)

NCP MLA Rajendra Shingane: Ajit Pawar had called me to discuss something and from there I was taken with other MLAs to Raj Bhavan. Before we could understand oath ceremony was complete. I rushed to Pawar Sahab and told him I am with Sharad Pawar and NCP.

calnder  Nov 23, 2019   12:53 (IST)

Sharad Pawar presents one of the lawmakers who was called by Ajit Pawar. He says that he was not aware why ‘Ajit dada’ called him. Sharad Pawar says 8-10 MLAs are with Ajit Pawar. 

calnder  Nov 23, 2019   12:50 (IST)

Marathi manoos is watching this, says Sharad Pawar.

calnder  Nov 23, 2019   12:48 (IST)

Those who think they have numbers, they should know the law, says Sharad Pawar.

calnder  Nov 23, 2019   12:48 (IST)

I am sure that not a single NCP worker will go with the BJP, says Sharad Pawar.

calnder  Nov 23, 2019   12:48 (IST)

Till 6:30 am, we were told that Governor is in raj Bhavan. Then we got to know about Ajit Pawar taking oath, says Sharad Pawar

calnder  Nov 23, 2019   12:45 (IST)

Sharad Pawar begins addressing media.

calnder  Nov 23, 2019   12:42 (IST)

Meanwhile, BJP will address the media at party's state office in Mumbai at 2.30 pm today.

calnder  Nov 23, 2019   12:41 (IST)

Congress pulls out of joint presser with Shiv Sena and NCP.

calnder  Nov 23, 2019   12:37 (IST)

The Kerala unit of the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP), a partner of the state's ruling LDF, has condemned party leader Ajit Pawar's decision to support the BJP to form the government in Maharashtra, saying he fell into the "trap" of the saffron party. Senior NCP leader and party MLA Mani C Kappen urged the central leadership to initiate steps to disqualify Ajit Pawar and his supporters on the basis of anti-defection law.

calnder  Nov 23, 2019   12:35 (IST)

As NCP top brass cry horse over Ajit Pawar’s betrayal, there are reports coming in about those who backed Sharad Pawar’s nephew. News Nation has learnt the names of leaders who are backing Ajit Pawar. They are Dhananjay Munde, Rajendra Shigne, Manik Rao Kokate and Dilip Bankar. 

calnder  Nov 23, 2019   12:31 (IST)

Fadnavis changes his Twitter bio as Maharashtra CM.

 

calnder  Nov 23, 2019   12:27 (IST)

Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh said it was the prerogative of the governor to invite a party to form a government. The comments come after BJP's Devendra Fadnavis and NCP leader Ajit Pawar took oath as the Maharashtra chief minister and deputy chief minister respectively on Saturday in an unexpected development a day after Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray emerged as the Sena-NCP-Congress' consensus candidate for the top post. "At this point of time in this programme, I do not wish to make any political statement. It was the prerogative of the governor," Singh said at an event in Lucknow. "The governor invited the person (to form the government) after he was satisfied."

calnder  Nov 23, 2019   12:16 (IST)

Meanwhile, the ruling AIADMK in Tamil Nadu on Saturday greeted BJP leader Devendra Fadnavis and NCP's Ajit Pawar for taking over as Chief Minister and Deputy chief minister of Maharashtra, respectively, early in the day. AIADMK Coordinator and state deputy chief minister O Panneerselvam extended his greetings to the two leaders on Twitter. "I extend my greetings (to both) to work towards a sustained growth of Maharashtra," he said in a tweet. The AIADMK is a constituent of the BJP-headed National Democratic Alliance (NDA).

calnder  Nov 23, 2019   12:13 (IST)

Slogans raised in support of Sharad Pawar and against Ajit Pawar by a group of NCP workers outside YB Chavan Centre where Congress-NCP-Shiv Sena will address the media shortly

calnder  Nov 23, 2019   12:11 (IST)

Sharad Pawar has also reached the YB centre and will address the media along with Thackeray.

calnder  Nov 23, 2019   12:10 (IST)

Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray arrives at YB Chavan centre for the crucial press conference. 

calnder  Nov 23, 2019   10:38 (IST)

Fadnavis thanks PM Modi on Twitter

calnder  Nov 23, 2019   10:27 (IST)

NCP Chief Sharad Pawar and Shiv Sena Chief Uddhav Thackeray to address the media at 12.30 pm today.

calnder  Nov 23, 2019   10:27 (IST)

Girish Mahajan, BJP on Sanjay Raut: Verbal diarrhoea will be the right phrase to use for him. Even many Shiv Sena MLAs are frustrated with him and they may also think of going with us.

calnder  Nov 23, 2019   09:53 (IST)

Uddhav Thackeray, Sharad Pawar to address joint press conference, says Sanjay Raut.

calnder  Nov 23, 2019   09:53 (IST)
Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) workers celebrate
calnder  Nov 23, 2019   09:52 (IST)
Maharashtra

Ajit Pawar was with them till the last moment. Raut said Pawar said he was going to meet a lawyer. "Now we have learnt which lawyer he was sitting with," Sanjay Raut said.

calnder  Nov 23, 2019   09:51 (IST)

Sanjay Raut, Shiv Sena: Sharad Pawar saheb has nothing to do with this, Ajit Pawar has backstabbed the people of Maharashtra.

calnder  Nov 23, 2019   09:50 (IST)
Ajit Pawar's decision to side with BJP his own, not that of NCP: Sharad Pawar

NCP chief Sharad Pawar on Saturday said Ajit Pawar's decision to support the BJP was his own and not that of the party. "Ajit Pawar's decision to support the BJP to form the Maharashtra Government is his personal decision and not that of the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP). We place on record that we do not support or endorse this decision of his," Pawar tweeted.

calnder  Nov 23, 2019   09:40 (IST)
Maharashtra

President’s Rule revoked at 5:47 AM in Maharashtra.

calnder  Nov 23, 2019   09:06 (IST)
Abhishek Singhvi: 'Pawar Ji Tussi Great Ho'
calnder  Nov 23, 2019   09:04 (IST)
Maharashtra

Ram Madhav: If there are two parties that can claim to have people's mandate in Maharashtra they are the ones got together today to form the government. Hearty congratulations to Devendra Fadnavis and Ajit Pawar. It will turn out to be a historic alliance in Maharaahtra politics.

calnder  Nov 23, 2019   09:01 (IST)
Amit Shah Congratulates Fadnavis, Ajit Pawar

Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Saturday congratulated Devendra Fadnavis and Ajit Pawar for taking oath as chief minister and deputy chief minister of Maharashtra. Read here...

calnder  Nov 23, 2019   08:42 (IST)
What The Hell Just Happened: Twitter Is Shook

What The Hell Just Happened: Twitter Is Shook After Maharashtra's Biggest Twist. Read here...

 

calnder  Nov 23, 2019   08:41 (IST)
PM Modi Congratulates Devendra Fadnavis, NCP's Ajit Pawar

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday congratulated Devendra Fadnavis for being sworn in as the chief minister of Maharashtra for the second consecutive term. Also, PM Modi congratulated Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader Ajit Pawar for taking oath as deputy chief minister. Read here...

calnder  Nov 23, 2019   08:38 (IST)
Devendra Fadnavis Takes Oath

In one of the biggest political twists in recent years, BJP’s Devendra Fadnavis took oath as Maharashtra Chief Minister at Raj Bhavan in Mumbai on Saturday morning, even as everyone was expecting a NCP-Shiv Sena-Congress official declaration on government formation. NCP’s Ajit Pawar took oath as Deputy Chief Minister in a quick ceremony in Mumbai. 

First Published: Saturday, November 23, 2019 08:27 AM
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