Eknath Shinde Cabinet Expansion: Fadnavis reached Delhi amid the discussion of cabinet expansion, NCP tightened up

New Delhi: Maharashtra Deputy Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis arrived in Delhi on Thursday amid speculations of delay in the expansion of the state cabinet. Home Minister Amit Shah and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) chief J. He is expected to meet top party leaders including P. Nadda. Meanwhile, the hearing of petitions in the Supreme Court regarding change of government in Maharashtra continued. On the other hand, the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) has attacked Fadnavis for going to Delhi.

Maharashtra Chief Minister Eknath Shinde is in Mumbai. Shinde is in poor health and doctors have advised him to take rest. Shinde and Fadnavis were sworn in as Chief Minister and Deputy Chief Minister respectively on June 30. Shinde and Fadnavis are presently in the cabinet and apparently they are waiting for the Supreme Court’s decision. Opposition parties in Maharashtra took a dig at Shinde and Fadnavis for the delay in the expansion of the cabinet.

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NCP took a jibe

Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) spokesperson Clyde Cresto said on Twitter, “As it is being said that Eknath Shinde cancels all his programs on the advice of doctors to rest, then the Devendra Fadnavis cabinet is finalised. Go to Delhi to deliver. Is this incident a coincidence or proof that who is giving orders to the Maharashtra government?

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