Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut Sunday called Anil Deshmukh an accidental home minister, claiming he got the post after senior NCP leaders like Jayant Patil and Dilip Walse-Patil refused the responsibility.
#NewsAlert | Sharad Pawar & Jayant Patil are not in favour of the resignation of Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh, while Ajit Pawar & a senior NCP leader believe HM's resignation will end this fiasco: Sources. Aruneel with details.
There is no question of Anil Deshmukh's resignation. ATS is investigating (Antilia Case & Mansukh Hiren Case) and we believe the culprit will be punished: Jayant Patil, Nationalist Congress Party (NCP).
NCP becomes 1st political party in India to have a LGBT cell. NCP jayant patil'>Maharashtra President Jayant Patil & MP Supriya Sule formally launch the functioning of the LGBT cell in Mumbai. "We felt LGBT community needs equal rights, so we made a separate cell for them.", said Supriya Sule
Maharashtra Deputy CM and NCP leader Ajit Pawar and Jayant Patil to meet NCP Chief Sharad Pawar in Delhi today
The letter (Param Bir Singh's letter to CM) is a reaction after Maharashtra Chief Minister and Home Minister decided to take a tough stand. There is no question of replacing Maharashtra Home Minister: Maharashtra Minister and State NCP jayant patil'>President Jayant Patil
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.
Rajendra Bhagwat, Maharashtra Legislature Secretary: Legislature Secretariat has received a letter claiming that Jayant Patil is the Legislative Party Leader for NCP. But, decision has to be taken by the Speaker. As of today, it has not been decided.
Ajit Pawar, NCP: At 8:30 pm the Governor called us and asked me to come to meet him. Along with Chhagan Bhujbal, Jayant Patil and others, I am going to meet him. We have no idea as to why did he call us. Governor is an important person so we are going to meet him. #Maharashtra
Jayant Patil, NCP: As per the procedure Governor has given us the letter (to stake claim to form govt ) being the 3rd largest party in #Maharashtra . We suggested him that we'll have to talk to our allies&we'll get back to him as early as possible. Deadline is 8.30 pm tomorrow.