While the BJP's Operation Lotus has toppled some state governments, in Maharashtra, regional party NCP is beginning to dent the right-wing party with proper planning and preparation.
Khadse’s resignation has exposed the Bahujan-vs-Brahmin tussle inside the BJP.
However, the notoriously combative party has surprised some political watchers by not taking to the streets yet despite ‘open challenges’ from Arnab Goswami and Ranaut.
Sharad Pawar has publicly snubbed his grandnephew but Parth’s ambiguous political comments are fuelling rumours of another rift in the family.
Hany Babu became the 12th person to be arrested in this case
‘People thought I don’t understand much but I am now the CM,’ the Maharashtra chief minister said in an interview to Saamana
This was the first time the Shiv Sena’s ‘Saamana’ has interviewed someone outside the Thackeray family, an attempt to dispel rumors about the Uddhav Thackeray-led coalition government.
The rollback of Mumbai IPS transfers within days points at a lack of coordination between Maha Vikas Aghadi Constituents.
Sharad Pawar’s sharp criticism of senior police officials indicates that home minister Amit Shah will face a tough fight as the NIA tries to investigate the case.
The Maharashtra government’s flip-flop over giving the Bhima Koregaon case to the National Investigation Agency suggests Union Home Minister Amit Shah has a lot of hide in this case.