Uddhav Thackeray passes Trust Vote in Maharashtra with distinction

Uddhav Thackeray passes Trust Vote

BJP objected that session was not called as per procedure during Trust Vote in Maharashtra

The Uddhav Thackeray led-alliance government of Shiv Sena-NCP-Congress in Maharashtra faced trust vote today. The CM of Maharashtra proved his majority in the state assembly by gathering 169 votes in the Trust Vote. BJP leaders walked-out of the house protesting against the manner in which proceedings were held in the Maharashtra assembly.

Former BJP Leader Devendra Fadanvis while speaking to media after the house said that constitutional norms and rules were violated Saturday morning while conducting the Trust Vote in the Maharashtra Assembly.

BJP said that Uddhav Thackeray had taken improper oaths

BJP objected that Saturday morning session was not called as per procedure, that the appointment of pro-tem speaker (Dilip Walse Patil of NCP) was against the rules.  Also, BJP said that Uddhav Thackeray had taken improper oaths and that the floor test should have been conducted after the election of Speaker.

Former CM of Devendra Fadanvis made these objections inside the assembly also, but newly appointment Speaker dismissed the objections and went ahead with the floor test.

The Trust Vote in Maharashtra was earlier scheduled for Tuesday

The Trust Vote in Maharashtra was earlier scheduled for Tuesday. It has come after a week of rapid developments that began with a surprise formation of BJP government and resignation after 80 hours.

Uddhav Thackeray was chosen as the Chief Minister of Maharashtra by the alliance of Shiv Sena, NCP and Congress. The alliance is also called the Maha Vikas Aghadi.

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BJP leader Chandrakant Patil said that if there was secret voting, the alliance could haven’t won it. It is an open challenge to the alliance.

Dilip Walse Patil, NCP leader has been chosen as the pro term speaker or temporary speaker for the special two days session.

Ahead of the floor test, Ajit Pawar who became rebel and supported BJP earlier, met with NCP chief and his uncle Sharad Pawar. Jayant Patu

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