The Congress workers were protesting against tardy lifting of paddy in mandis and problems being faced by cotton growers.
Pawar also said the election results showed that NCP’s demand for equal number of seats for an alliance with the Congress was justified.
Yadav said several leaders had brought issues to the notice of the high command, but it did not intervene.
Congress party leaders in the state went into a huddle Monday evening to discuss the party’s further strategy.
The figures suggest that the MIM has been successful in their attempt to wean away the Muslim voters .
By blaming its electoral setbacks on its state leaders alone, Congress does itself a disservice.
On Haryana, he said the state needs to be governed with caution and care and the BJP should fulfill the promises it made to the electorates there.
BJP bags all eight constituencies in Pune city.
Contesting for the fourth term, suresh Shetty came in third, having lost to Shiv Sena’s Ramesh Latke.
The Sharad Pawar-led party was unable to retain any of the three Assembly seats it won in Mumbai in 2009.
Once it was clear that Shelar had a lead of around 25,000 votes by round 12, cheers erupted in the BJP camp along with firecrackers.
Chavan trounces seven-time Cong MLA Vilas Patil-Undalkar, who fought as Independent.
Cong down to its lowest tally in state, partymen blame organisational failure.
Patel managed to retain his seat even though the next best candidate of BJP, Atul Shah, put up a tough fight.
He congratulated the BJP on their success and said that the Congress party will work hard to earn the confidence of people.