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Ramdas Athawale Advises Congress To Not Go Solo In Upcoming Maharashtra Polls



Ramdas Athawale’s assertion comes amid rising discontent in Maha Vikas Aghadi (File)

New Delhi:

With Maharashtra Congress chief Nana Patole indicating that the get together will contest the forthcoming polls alone and never as companions of Maha Vikas Aghadi Alliance, Union Minister Ramdas Athawale mentioned that Congress is weaker than NCP and Shiv Sena and may keep away from contesting the elections alone.

Speaking to ANI, Mr Athawale mentioned, “The Maha Vikas Aghadi government was made with the help of 42 Congress MLAs. Nana Patole should speak to Uddhav Thackeray and Sharad Pawar directly over the appointment of the chief minister from their party for 2-2.5 years. If it does not happen, then they (Congress) should withdraw from the alliance.”

He mentioned the power of the Congress get together is lower than NCP and Shiv Sena in Maharashtra and combating on their very own shouldn’t be going to learn.

Mr Athawale’s assertion comes amid the rising discontent in Maha Vikas Aghadi, particularly Congress who indicated that it could go for combating the elections individually.

Asked about ballot strategist Prashant Kishor’s assembly with NCP chief Sharad Pawar, the union minister mentioned, “Not all opposition parties can come together under the leadership of Sharad Pawar. Some may say it will be under the leadership of Sonia Gandhi while other may say Rahul Gandhi…It is not going to happen. In the 2024 elections, the government will be formed under the leadership of Narendra Modi.”

He mentioned Shiv Sena ought to take the assist of the BJP to run the federal government the place the chief minister could be from the Shiv Sena for two.5 years and from the BJP for the remainder of the time period.

“Uddhav Thackeray ji recently met Prime Minister Narendra Modi. If Congress gets separated then the Maha Vikas Aghadi government will come in minority, then the only alternative is BJP. Either Shiv Sena can support BJP or the NCP. For Maharashtra, Uddhav Thackeray ji should make an alliance with BJP. The formula can be like Uddhav Thackeray completes 2.5 years as the chief minister and Devendra Fadnavis can serve the rest 2.5 years,” added Mr Athawale. 

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