Published on: Sunday, November 10, 2019, 04:29 PM IST

LIVE Maharashtra govt formation live: BJP core committee to meet again at 4 p.m and decide on Governor's invitation

The deadline of November 9 for government formation in Maharashtra has been crossed with no definite action on forming the cabinet. While the Shiv Sena is not ready to settle for anything less than equal share in Cabinet portfolios and the Chief Minster's post for 2.5 years, the so-called BJP-Shiv Sena alliance has been witnessing serious blows from both party leaders.
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10 November 2019 02:07 PM IST

Uddhav Thackeray reaches hotel to meet Shiv Sena MLAs

Uddhav Thackeray has arrived at the hotel Retreat in Madh, Malad west to meet his party MLAs before the government formation. In the events of elected MLAs hopping parties to side with post election results, the Shiv Sena has gathered almost all of their 56 MLAs ina hotel to avoid a drop in number.

10 November 2019 03:00 PM IST

BJP core committee to meet at 4 p.m again and decide on Governor's invitation

Sudhir Mungantiwar commented as soon as the BJP core meeting ended at acting CM Devendra Fadnavis's house. He said that the core committee will meet again at 4 p.m and decide on the Governor's decision.

10 November 2019 04:29 PM IST

Taking Shiv Sena's support to form govt will be fatal for Congress: Sanjay Nirupam

Congress Leader Sanjay Nirupam said today that a Congress-NCP govt in Maharashtra is "only an imagination".

"If we want to convert that imagination into reality, it won't be possible without the Shiv Sena's support and if we take Shiv Sena's support, it will be fatal for Congress," he said.

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