Maharashtra Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar on Friday mentioned that regardless of some statements made by state Congress chief Nana Patole, the latter’s colleagues Balasaheb Thorat and Ashok Chavan have clarified that the MVA authorities within the state was sturdy and dealing unitedly. Queried on whether or not Patole’s latest remarks pointed to lack of unity within the ruling dispensation, Pawar mentioned such statements are made in closed-door conferences to spice up the morale of get together employees.
“Even if such statements were made, other Congress leaders like Balasaheb Thorat and Ashok Chavan have clarified that the (MVA) alliance is strong and we all are working together. Even Patole echoed similar sentiments later,” he mentioned, including that your complete Congress get together was working as one beneath the management of its chief Sonia Gandhi. Pawar refuted media reviews that he had mentioned this situation with Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray, and likewise rubbished others which mentioned the Zoting Commission report had indicted BJP-turned-NCP chief Eknath Khadse in a land deal.
He added that the state authorities had not acquired the Zoting Commission report as but. Asked on the BJP-ruled Pune Municipal Corporation passing a decision to draft a improvement plan for 23 villages merged into it not too long ago, Pawar mentioned the PMC might take such a choice however it was for the state authorities to determine whether or not the DP can be made by the civic physique or the Pune Metropolitan Region Development Authority.
The state authorities had not too long ago issued a notification appointing PMRDA because the “planning authority” for the 23 villages.