Political Buzz

BJP leader Prasad Lal asks Shiv Sena to prove majority

ANI | November 11, 2019 01:30 PM
BJP leader Prasad Lal speaking to reporters in Mumbai on Monday. Photo/ANI

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Nov 11 (ANI): BJP leader Prasad Lal on Monday asked Shiv Sena to prove the majority as it has decided to part ways with NDA alliance.

"Shiv Sena should prove their majority if they can. We have cleared our stand yesterday. We have refused to form the government as Shiv Sena declined to support us. Now, Shiv Sena should tell its future strategy," he told reporters here.

After BJP failed to form the government, Shiv Sena was asked by Governor Bhagat Singh Koshiyari to express its ability for government formation. Shiv Sena also hinted at getting support from Congress and NCP owing to the current political situation in Maharashtra.

NCP has 54 MLAs while its alliance partner Congress has 44. If Shiv Sena, which had 56 legislators, gets the support of NCP and Congress, it will easily cross the majority mark of 145 in 288-member Maharashtra Assembly.

The NDA alliance received a majority in Maharashtra after the BJP won 105 and Shiv Sena bagged 56 seats. (ANI)

Have something to say? Post your comment
Must Read
Under Ghar-Ghar Rozgar Mission, Sunder Sham Arora distributes 38 e-rickshaws worth Rs. 50 lakh to needy women
Under Ghar-Ghar Rozgar Mission, Sunder Sham Arora distributes 38 e-rickshaws worth Rs. 50 lakh to needy women
Batala Migrant labourer commits suicide due to economic hardship amid Covid-19
Batala Migrant labourer commits suicide due to economic hardship amid Covid-19
Best performing districts honoured under family planning program on ‘World Population Day’
Best performing districts honoured under family planning program on ‘World Population Day’
Citing Covid situation, Punjab CM writes to PM urging review of UGC guidelines on exams
Citing Covid situation, Punjab CM writes to PM urging review of UGC guidelines on exams
In view of water accumulation on roads, Bharat Bhushan Ashu takes round of city & issues necessary instructions
In view of water accumulation on roads, Bharat Bhushan Ashu takes round of city & issues necessary instructions
DC directs health department to start using new Rapid antigen testing kits for all symptomatic and SARI patients
DC directs health department to start using new Rapid antigen testing kits for all symptomatic and SARI patients
Lood protection works to be completed by next week-DC
Lood protection works to be completed by next week-DC
Monty Sehgal appointed as BJP state executive member
Monty Sehgal appointed as BJP state executive member
Education Department starts "On Line District level Grievances Redressal Meetings"
Education Department starts "On Line District level Grievances Redressal Meetings"
Banks NPAs set to rise, must raise capital to build resilience: RBI Governor
Banks NPAs set to rise, must raise capital to build resilience: RBI Governor
Entire top brass of Jalandhar administration to be quarantined as secretary RTA detected Corona positive
Entire top brass of Jalandhar administration to be quarantined as secretary RTA detected Corona positive
COVID-19 biggest test of financial system's resilience: RBI Governor Das
COVID-19 biggest test of financial system's resilience: RBI Governor Das