Maharashtra MLC polls consequence: The Shiv Sena on Saturday mentioned the result of the elections to 5 Maharashtra Legislative Council seats confirmed that the “overconfident” BJP used to be dropping floor within the state.
It mentioned that probably the most stunning defeat for the opposition birthday celebration used to be its loss within the Nagpur department graduates’ constituency, which it held for over 5 many years.
“In the Maharashtra Assembly elections held remaining 12 months, the BJP had misplaced two and received 3 constituencies in Nagpur by way of a narrow margin. Its downfall had begun that point and now it has considerably misplaced the bottom,” an article in Sena mouthpiece ‘Saamana’ mentioned.
Union minister Nitin Gadkarirepresented the Nagpur graduates’ constituency for 25 years and previous to him Gangadhar Fadnavis, father of Leader of Opposition Devendra Fadnavis, used to be the MLC, it mentioned.
“But within the RSS castle, BJP candidate and Nagpur Mayor Sandeep Joshi bit the mud this time. The defeat wasn’t unexpected because the birthday celebration’s downfall had begun within the Assembly polls. The BJP is split into Gadkari and Fadnavis camps,” it mentioned.
“Fadnavis had denied price tag to sitting MLC and Gadkari confidante Anil Sole,” the Uddhav Thackeray-led birthday celebration mentioned.
Even in Amravatidivision lecturers’ constituency, the BJP misplaced, it mentioned.
“Graduates and lecturers voted towards the BJP in those elections. In the Dhule Nandurbar native our bodies constituency, Amrish Patel, who had defected from the Congress to the BJP, received the election. But it’s Patel’s non-public victory and now not that of the BJP,” it added.
The Marathi day by day mentioned that the Pune graduates’ constituency used to be additionally a BJP stronghold, which used to be previous represented by way of Union minister Prakash Javadekar. It used to be previous additionally held by way of state BJP president Chandrakant Patil.
“When Patil represented the Pune graduates’ constituency, he turned into the state Revenue minister. Now, below his management the birthday celebration misplaced the Pune lecturers’ in addition to graduates’ seats,” it mentioned.
The Sena lashed out at Patil for announcing that the BJP misplaced as it contested the elections on my own.
“The BJP used to be overconfident. It felt that it did not want any person and will win on my own. Good that it misplaced,” it added.
“The Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA) allies contested the entire seats in combination actually and labored for every different. When the Sena contested with the BJP, it needed to face the BJP rebels,” it mentioned.
In a phrase of recommendation to best friend Congress, the Sena mentioned that during Nagpur, all factions and competitors of the Congress got here in combination and fought towards the BJP unitedly.
“If that is finished, a miracle just like the Nagpur win can occur,” it mentioned.
The biennial elections to the Upper House have been hung on December 1. While Congress received the Nagpur graduates’ and Pune lecturers’ constituencies, the NCP received Aurangabad graduates’ and Pune graduates’ seats. Independent Kiran Sarnaik received Amravati lecturers seat.
The tale has been taken from a information company