Mumbai: Uddhav Thackeray, who was forced to step down as the chief minister of Maharashtra after a coup by Shiv Sena MLAs and is struggling to hold on to the legacy of the party founded by his father Bal Thackeray, suffered another setback as his nephew Nihar Thackeray met Eknath Shinde and pledged his support.
Mumbai: Amid the ongoing power tussle in Shiv Sena, two MLAs have called for the removal of the Maharashtra Deputy Speaker, who could be the key decision-maker about the disqualification of the rebel MLAs.
Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray, who has been isolated in his own party by a sudden revolt, said coup leader Eknath Shinde was targetting his son Aaditya Thackeray.
Uddhav Thackeray, Maharashtra chief minister and Shiv Sena chief, Friday asked the rebel MLAs how they would take their agenda forward without the names of "Shiv Sena" and "Thackeray".
Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray has convened an emergency meeting as more MLAs switched to the rebel side led by Eknath Shinde in Guwahati.
Mumbai: Uddhav Thackeray's political crisis deepened further Thursday as Shiv Sena MPs too crossed over to the Eknath Shinde-led rebel camp which has the support of 41 party MLAs.
Mumbai: As Eknath Shinde-led camp declared the support of the majority of Shiv Sena MPs, the party said it would consider quitting the Mahavikas Aghadi alliance with Sharad Pawar's NCP and Congress on the condition that the rebels return from Guwahati.
Mumbai: Amid the spiralling political crisis in Maharashtra, only 13 Shiv Sena MLAs attended a meeting called by Uddhav Thackrey on Thursday, according to media reports.