In north Maharashtra (36 seats), BJP has had an upper hand for the last three successive Assembly polls.
On his visit tomorrow, the BJP chief will have tea at Tawde’s residence and ‘power lunch’ at Poonam Mahajan’s house.
Party has also promised to give ticket to his younger son Nitesh Rane to contest from Konkan.
“Overall, Maharashtra got a very good deal in this budget.”
Scope of industrial growth in Nagpur is massive and unexplored.
Nagpur happens to be the headquarters of the RSS.
Sources said the BJP’s new assertiveness could also be because of the growing demand within the NCP to break its alliance with the Congress.
In the 2009 polls, the Sena contested 169 seats while BJP fought 119.
This is the first time the BJP has decided to spread itself in all 288 seats.