But the NCP, which initially demanded 144 of the 288 seats and later brought it down to 136, has not yet agreed.
Chavan had failed to account for expenses of over Rs 16,000 spent on some of election advertisements, thereby violating the provisions of the law.
The party also appointed former MP Naveen Jindal as chairman of the publicity committee.
Khatgaonkar is upset as Chavan has decided to field his wife Ameeta from Bhokar Assembly constituency seat.
Poll panel had asked Chavan why he should not be disqualified for failing to give his true and correct expenses incurred in last Assembly polls.
The Governor had, on December 17, 2013, refused to grant sanction to prosecute Chavan.
Shinde heads manifesto panel.
The apex court asked the High Court to dispose of expeditiously within 15 days.
The special court noted that the governor refused sanction to prosecute Chavan on several grounds.
High Court was acting on a CBI appeal challenging a special CBI court order.
The commission in its July 13, 2014 order had given the Nanded MP a 20-day deadline to respond to the showcause notice .
Commission had told HC that being a quasi-judicial body, it will not defend its order passed against Chavan.
The paid news issue was raised in the Lok Sabha on Tuesday by BJP MP Kirit Somaiya.
Says paid news charges dismissed as amount spent on party campaign.
If Chavan is disqualified by the EC, it may have an impact on his Lok Sabha membership also.