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Tug of war continues within saffron alliance

DNMUM443145 | 9/19/2019 | Author : Sanjay Jog | WC :449 | Politics & Governance



Ruling partners Bharatiya Janata Party and Shiv Sena are currently engaged in noora kushti ahead of the declaration of Maharashtra Legislative Assembly election schedule any time by the Election Commission of India. Even though both are reiterating that the alliance is a foregone conclusion in a bid to retain power and defeat Congress-NCP combine, they are also dropping sufficient hints of going solo. Amidst ongoing seat-sharing negotiations, BJP and Shiv Sena have adopted a more aggressive posture against each other on politically hot issues relating to the development of Metro carshed depot in Aarey Milk Colony and bringing back the Rs 3 lakh crore refinery project at Nanar in Ratnagiri district.
Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thack
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