The Election Commission of India will hear the plea of both the factions of Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) on Friday over claims on the party name and symbol. Ajit Pawar earlier in July approached the Election Commission staking claim to the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) and the party symbol amid a feud between the faction led by Ajit Pawar and that by party supremo Sharad Pawar.
The X (formerly Twitter) handle of the breakaway Nationalist Congress Party led by Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar and others has been suspended for over a fortnight, party leaders alleged here. A notification is shown on X that the @ncpspeaks1 account has been suspended for violating its rules, though details are not mentioned.sources in the Ajit Pawar-led NCP claimed that the X account is likely to be restored.
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The National Congress Party (NCP) gave a statement on Ajit Pawar and his place in the Party. In a recent press meet in Baramati, Pawar refused to have any split or issues with Ajit Pawar, who recently joined Shiv Sena-BJP alliance and became Maharashtra's Deputy CM. Sharad Pawar said, "Yes, some leaders took a different stance but this can't be called a split. They can do so in a democracy,"
The Maharashtra Politics dynamics changed after the awaited Cabinet expansion, with the inclusion of former NCP leader Ajit Pawar. On July 14, Pawar and eight rebel National Congress Party (NCP) leaders get crucial portfolios in the Eknath Shinde-led BJP Government. Notably, as expected Ajit Pawar has been given a Finance portfolio, amongst other ministries who got Cooperative, Minority Affairs, Transport, Food and Civil supplies, Women and… read-more
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The Maharashtra Cabinet expansion is to happen on July 13, and Ajit Pawar is expected to get Finance Ministry. Ajit Pawar recently rebelled against his uncle and mentor, NCP supremo Sharad Pawar and joined hands with Maharashtra CM Eknath Shinde led Shiv Sena and BJP 'Mahayuti' government in Maharashtra. The announcement is likely to be made later on July 13. The new Cabinet ministry will be setback to oppositions.
Nationalist Congress Party chief Sharad Pawar on Saturday apologised to the people of Yeola, which is the constituency of expelled dissident leader Chhagan Bhujbal. Formerly a key aide of the NCP patriarch, Bhujbal was among the 8 NCP rebels who joined the NDA government of CM Eknath Shinde, along with Sharad Pawar's nephew and former deputy chief minister Ajit Pawar. Notably, after Shiv Sena-v/s-Shiv Sena, it is NCP V/S NCP.
Chief of the Nationalist Congress Party (undivided), Sharad Pawar said that age does not matter in politics, whether it is 82, or 92 and that he is the president of the party. The statement came after the exclusive NCP meeting held at Delhi, on July 6. Sharad Pawar also said that all members during the meeting today "showed intentions of strengthening the party.
Amid the ongoing political chaos in Maharashtra, the National Congress Party (NCP) and the Indian National Congress (INC) party are scheduled to be held on July 6. The national executive meeting is scheduled in Delhi, at 3:00 P.M., to discuss the major change in Maharashtra politics, especially at a time when the nation is set to witness the 2024 General Elections.
Courtesy: The Times of India
Maharashtra political turmoil intensified after the former National Congress Party (NCP) President Ajit Pawar inducted nine MLAs of NCP into the Eknath Shinde-led BJP Government. The political issue started with Ajit Pawar quitting the NCP, causing a major setback ahead of the 2024 general elections. However, the joining of NCP MLAs, and being inducted in the Maharashtra Cabinet Ministry, created ruckus and concerned amongst the Shinde… read-more
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Amid the ongoing turmoil in Maharashtra politics, the former National Congress Party (NCP) President Ajit Pawar is set to inaugurate new NCP office, near Mantralay, in Mumbai. The move came days after Ajit Pawar joined the Eknath Shinde-BJP in Maharashtra and took the oath as the State Deputy CM. Furthermore, Ajit Pawar, who switched parties claimed that he has support of half of the NCP leaders.
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