Slamming the BJP, NCP spokesperson Nawab Malik alleged that such talk was the BJP's way of creating 'confusion'.
Mahesh Tapase said there are unsubstantiated reports in the media regarding Pawar taking over as the chairperson of the UPA.
There were speculations in the last few days that Eknath Khadse may quit the BJP and join the Sharad Pawar-led party.
Maharashtra Minority Affairs Minister and NCP leader Nawab Malik, party MPs Praful Patel, Sunil Tatkare, Supriya Sule and Fauzia Khan are among the star campaigners for NCP in the upcoming polls.
Hours after Fadnavis quit, a post-poll alliance of the Shiv Sena, the Nationalist Congress Party(NCP) and the Congress, picked Uddhav Thackeray, 59, as its nominee for the chief minister's post.
Rajendra Bhagwat, secretary in-charge of state Legislative Assembly, on Tuesday said it is the House Speaker who has the discretionary powers to decide whether Jayant Patil should be considered as new leader of the NCP's legislature party.
The three parties say they have signatures of all their respective MLAs to prove majority in the House.
Till Sunday morning, 5 NCP MLAs - Daulat Daroda, Nitin Pawar (Kalwan), Narhari Zhirwal (Dindori), Babasaheb Patil (Ahmedpur), Anil Patil (Amalner) - were reported missing after the attended the swearing-in ceremony at Raj Bhawan
Sandip Kshirsagar, Sunil Bhusara and Rajendra Shingane, the NCP MLAs, attended the joint presser addressed by NCP chief Sharad Pawar and Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray.
In a dramatic development on Saturday, BJP outwitted NCP-Congress' alliance with Shiv Sena to install Devendra Fadnavis as the Chief Minister of Maharashtra
Supriya Sule, Sharad Pawar's only daughter, was first elected to the Rajya Sabha and then in the Lok Sabha from Baramati, the family stronghold. Sources said now there was no one to challenge Supriya Sule in the party and she will be catapulted to the top position.
'Illegal and evil manoeuvres take place in the secrecy of midnight. Such was the shame that they had to do the swearing-in hiding,' tweeted senior Congress leader Ahmed Patel.
NCP Leader Nawab Malik says the party had taken signatures from MLAs for attendance, and it was misused as a basis for the oath
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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