The governor then asked ShivSena to form a government. ShivSena has time till 7.30 PM today to do that. Meanwhile, backchannel talks between NCP-ShivSena have been going on since last two weeks. Yesterday, NCP made it clear that they will support ShivSena only if the party comes out of NDA fold and resigns from the central government.
This morning, the only ShivSena minister in the Modi cabinet- Arvind Sawant resigned paving a way for the possible alliance in the state between ShivSena and NCP. meanwhile, Congress is yet to decide on whether it will support Sena or not. However, the MLAs of Congress in Maharashtra are of opinion that Congress should go ahead with it to keep the BJP away from power in the state at any cost. In this episode, our Correspondent Arti Ghargi explains the four possible scenarios. #ShivSena #MaharashtraPoliticalCrisis #NCP #Congress