Congress party leaders in the state went into a huddle Monday evening to discuss the party’s further strategy.
Chavan trounces seven-time Cong MLA Vilas Patil-Undalkar, who fought as Independent.
Trounces seven-time Cong MLA Vilas Patil-Undalkar, who rebelled & fought as Independent.
Chavan was chief minister for nearly four years till the NCP withdrew support to his government last month.
Addressing a press conference here, Thakre said he had sent his resignation to Congress President Sonia Gandhi.
NCP said Chavan employed ‘conspiratorial tactics’ to malign NCP and his own rivals within Congress.
The Chavan family is confident of their “Baba’s” victory because one of their members has always won this seat since 1957.
Chavan has been facing fire from party leaders for his controversial newspaper interview on the eve of polling day.
Chavan landed in Karad just before 10 pm on Saturday, hours before his fate was to be known.
State leaders hit out at ex-CM for his recent interview, Delhi comes to his rescue.
Similar to its Lok Sabha campaign, the Congress focused on its ‘anti-Narendra Modi’ rhetoric.
Prithviraj Chavan 74% Karad South It was the highest turnout in Satara district, and much higher than in the seat in 2009. And if the signs are of anti-incumbency, many read that as against Chavan rather than against Vilas Patil-Undalkar, sitting MLA-turned-rebel. Chavan is depending largely on urban areas but the highest turnouts were from […]
The BJP later attacked Chavan for his candid admission that he let former CMs off the hook in a corruption case.
Rajiv Gandhi sent P A Sangma to assess the Vidarbha situation and as per a recent statement by the latter in Lok Sabha, Rajiv favoured statehood.
Rahul, who last week referred to Modi as “opposition leader”, made another slip when he referred to Prithviraj Chavan as ‘chief minister’.