Mumbai: In drastic motion, the Nationalist Congress Celebration on Saturday night sacked insurgent legislator Ajit Pawar as NCP Legislature Celebration chief and changed him with its state President Jayant Patil.
A NCP assembly through which NCP President Sharad Pawar, high leaders and legislators had been current, additionally resolved that each one powers of Ajit Pawar to concern a whip and performance because the NCP Legislature Celebration chief have been withdrawn with speedy impact.
In his place, Jayant Patil would be the new NCP Legislature Celebration chief and take all different choices pertaining within the matter.
The developments got here barely 12 hours after Ajit Pawar abruptly joined arms with the Bharatiya Janata Celebration chief Devendra Fadnavis, which resulted in political mayhem within the state.
Whereas Ajit Pawar was sworn-in as Deputy Chief Minister, Fadnavis returned because the Chief Minister.