The party leadership’s primary concern was how to connect to the masses with a strong message in a short time.
To launch massive ‘Mulukh Maidan’ campaign from tomorrow.
I&B Minister Prakash Javadekar described the 'developments' as not a split, but a 'new turning point'.
The BJP has fielded candidates in 257 seats, leaving 31 for its smaller allies.
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The BJP that demanded 135 seats agreed to come down to 127 seats.
Sena president Uddhav Thackeray has called on party workers to make the party the single largest.
The BJP was ready to scale down its demand to 126 seats, on the condition that the Sena should agree to 145-147 seats.
A meeting between leaders of the Sena and the BJP was in progress until late Wednesday night.
Leaders of the two parties addressed media for the first time and asserted that they want the alliance to continue.
Om Mathur, central BJP observer for state polls, says his party won’t compromise on dignity though.
With the Sena showing no signs of giving in, the BJP has prepared an alternate plan.
Sena leaders said it was not forming alliance and coming to power as far as the Maharashtra elections were concerned.
Sena offers 119 seats, BJP wants 126-130; Uddhav takes a swipe at Modi.
The proposal was discussed on Saturday by the state BJP core committee members who held two rounds of meetings.
Sena had sought 155 seats for itself while asking BJP to accommodate smaller allies like Shiv Sangram.
The bargain between the two sides appeared to be veering around 144 seats for Sena, 126 for BJP and 18 for the allies.
Pawar expressed reservations about working under Chavan if the Cong-NCP alliance is voted back to power.
If Sena does not accept our formula of Sena 144, BJP 126 and allies 18; we will break the alliance, says Amit Shah.
To resolve the seat sharing differences BJP has decided some give and take to thrash out a workable formula in Maharashtra polls.
His party cut to size in Lok Sabha polls, growth plank taken up by BJP-Sena, Raj Thackeray silent on poll strategy.
Sena contested 169 seats in 2009, and the BJP 119. The BJP on the other hand, would like the Sena to contest, at most, 144 seats.
Confident BJP and wary BJP in battle for dominance in Maharashtra alliance.
BJP general secretary in-charge of Maharashtra, Rajiv Pratap Rudy, said the party wants an “alliance of equals”.
In north Maharashtra (36 seats), BJP has had an upper hand for the last three successive Assembly polls.
The single-phase polls will also decide fate of Pawar, Thackeray brothers.
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The meeting assumes significance in the backdrop of the ongoing seat-sharing talks between Shiv Sena and BJP.
On his visit tomorrow, the BJP chief will have tea at Tawde’s residence and ‘power lunch’ at Poonam Mahajan’s house.
The BJP clarified that Shah’s visit to Mumbai would be confined to organisational matters and Ganpati darshan.
State BJP hopes Amit Shah will give a loud message to both party leaders and alliance partner Shiv Sena.
People of Sindhkhed Raja give a rousing welcome to late BJP leader’s daughter.