Mumbai: Following the ongoing tussle between BJP and Shiv Sena, party leader Sanjay Raut said that his party was not an obstacle in the formation of any government in Maharashtra.
Raut told media persons, “We had extensive discussions with Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari on the current political situation in the state. We told him that we are not responsible for the formation of government in Maharashtra.”
“We are not an obstacle in the formation of any party government. Whoever can form a government with a majority,” Raut said, party leader Ramdas Kadam met Governor Koshyari here at Raj Bhavan.
ANI quoted its sources saying, “The positive direction of backchannel talks has put an end to speculation about the government formation,” they said.
Sources also confirmed that initially, 12 to 14 MLAs will take oath as Cabinet ministers along with Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis.
The Shiv Sena has said that there was a ’50 -50 ‘power-sharing agreement between the two parties before the election, but Fadnavis clarified that the Shiv Sena was not promised a ministerial position for two and a half years if the alliance was sealed. Before 2019 Lok Sabha Elections.
(With ANI Inputs)