Sunday 8 December 2019
Home      All news      Contact us      India
business-standard - 5 days ago

Was aware that Ajit and Fadnavis were in talks: Sharad Pawar

In second big disclosure in two days, NCP chief Sharad Pawar on Tuesday said he was aware that party leader Ajit Pawar was in touch with Devendra Fadnavis even as he distanced himself from his nephew s sudden political move to join hands with the BJP on November 23. Pawar had on Monday said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi had proposed working together but he rejected the offer. Fadnavis and Ajit Pawar took oath on November 23 morning as chief minister and deputy chief minister, respectively, even though the Shiv Sena, NCP and Congress had almost finalised their alliance and named Uddhav Thackeray as the chief ministerial candidate. However, Ajit resigned on November 26, following which Fadnavis also threw in the towel, resulting into collapse of the government that lasted for only 80 hours. I knew Devendra Fadnavis and Ajit Pawar were in talks, but the speculation that I was aware of Ajit s political move is wrong, Pawar told NDTV in an interview. Pawar, however, ..


Latest News
Hashtags:   

aware

 | 

Fadnavis

 | 

talks

 | 

Sharad

 | 

Pawar

 | 
Most Popular (6 hours)

Most Popular (24 hours)

Most Popular (a week)

Sources