Maharashtra Political LiveUpdate: Prime Minister Eknath Shinde Wins Confidence Vote
Maharashtra Prime Minister Eknath Shinde won the strength test in the state legislature on Monday. In the House of Representatives, which has 288 members, 164 MLAs voted in favor of a vote of no confidence and 99 voted against it.
The strength test was conducted the day after BJP’s Rahul Narwekar was elected chair.
The newly appointed chairman of the Maharashtra State Parliament on Sunday night dismissed Shiv Sena MLA Ajai Chaudary as the leader of the legislative party.
A letter issued by Chairman Rahul Narvekar’s office acknowledged that Mr. Cinde was resurrected as Shiv Sena’s legislative leader and that Bharat Gogaware from Cinde camp was appointed as Senna’s floor leader. Dismissed Sneal Prab, a member of the Thackeray faction. ..