Party insiders said a section within the BJP is not keen on Fadnavis becoming chief minister.
The development has brought out the much-speculated turf war in Nagpur (between Gadkari and Fadnavis) out in open.
The Parliamentary Board has decided to send two observers each to both the states to decide on next chief ministers.
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.
Shinde is frontrunner, CM says ‘not sounded out’
The meeting was also attended by Employment Guarantee Scheme Minister Nitin Raut, who too had offered to resign.
During the 2014 Lok Sabha polls, Chavan was elected from Nanded constituency by a margin of 81,455 votes defeating his BJP rival D B Patil.
On Monday, nearly 26 months after the two were suspended, Chavan reinstated Phatak, a former Mumbai municipal commissioner, and Vyas, former finance secretary.
Govt pushes through the Bill on final day of budget session.
In 18 yrs, SRA has rehabilitated less than 4% of slumdwellers
A total of 69,000 people across Maharashtra were selected through the lottery, of whom 33,000 were from the Mumbai Metropolitan Region.
The affidavit was filed in reply to an application of social activist Pravin Wategaonkar, seeking Patil-Nilangekar to be arraigned as accused in the case.
Court had asked developers to set aside 15-25% of plot size at ground level for open recreational spaces
CM says will examine matter in detail over Rs 3-cr demand by trust.
Toll collection : If you have guts, stop me or arrest me: MNS chief dares state govt