Mumbai: Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Friday tendered his resignation whereas blaming the ally Shiv Sena for the deadlock over authorities formation after the Meeting polls.
“The governor has accepted my resignation. I thank the people of Maharashtra for giving me the chance to serve them for the last five years,” Fadnavis mentioned.
Refuting the Shiv Sena’s declare, Fadnavis asserted that “in my presence”, no determination had been taken by the 2 events over sharing the chief minister’s put up.
The Sena had claimed that earlier than the Lok Sabha polls, the 2 allies had determined to share the CM’s put up within the subsequent time period for two-and-half-years every.
He known as Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray for breaking the deadlock many instances, however “Uddhav-ji did not take my calls,” Fadnavis claimed.
The Shiv Sena’s “policy” of not speaking with the BJP however holding talks with the opposition Congress and NCP was unsuitable, he mentioned.
Fadnavis drove to Raj Bhavan in south Mumbai and submitted his resignation to Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari.
There was no headway in authorities formation even a fortnight after Meeting ballot outcomes have been introduced on October 24.
The BJP and Shiv Sena are locked in a tussle over the problem of the chief minister’s put up, leading to a stalemate regardless of the Meeting ballot outcomes giving the alliance a mixed seat energy of 161, well past the 145 majority mark within the 288-member Home.
Within the polls, the BJP gained 105 seats, Shiv Sena-56, NCP-54 and the Congress gained 44 seats.