In some other twist within the post-poll flux in Maharashtra, NCP leader Sharad Pawar instructed journalists after a miles touted assembly with Congress leader Sonia Gandhi that the 2 didn’t speak about an alliance with Shiv Sena for presidency formation within the state. This comes as a marvel because the assembly used to be billed as an important for the possibilities of an NCP-Congress-Sena united entrance. But Pawar appears to be taking issues gradual, whilst Maharashtra’s governance stays in suspended animation.
It is conceivable that Pawar’s technique here’s to support the Congress-NCP’s bargaining hand vis-a-vis the Sena. After all, the Sena used to be his rival proper up until the election end result. But now that the Sena and BJP have parted tactics and the previous is determined to have its leader minister in Maharashtra, Pawar seems to be making Sena sweat. The longer issues drag on, the better probabilities there are of Sena MLAs being at risk of poaching through BJP. It’s additionally conceivable, albeit not likely, that BJP and NCP may get in combination..
But then again, if the theory is to determine a sturdy Sena-Congress-NCP alliance that may stand the check of time, many problems want to be thrashed out first amongst former political foes. In which case it’s best possible in the event that they planned and take a while, moderately than being in a hurry to shape a brand new executive.