According to sources, out of 54 more than 20 MLAs are supporting Ajit Pawar’s decision.
Mumbai| Minutes after the shocking twist in Maharashtra govt formation where Devendra Fadnavis took oath as Chief Minister and Ajit Pawar took oath as the Deputy chief minister, NCP chief Sharad Pawar gave his firat ever reaction to the dramatic events.
Taking it to Twitter, he clarified that the NCP doesn’t support the political decision made by Ajit Pawar. He said, “This is his personal decision”. The clarification confirms the speculation that Ajit Pawar has rebelled from the party line.
According to sources, out of 54 more than 20 MLAs are supporting Ajit Pawar’s decision. Names of prominent NCP leaders like Dhananjay Munde and Sunil Tatkare are cropping up in the list. On the other hand, BJP sources have said that 17 ShivSena MLAs