Mumbai: As Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray concluded a gathering with high alliance leaders, together with NCP chief Sharad Pawar and Deputy CM Ajit Pawar amongst others, the insurgent MLAs of the Eknath Shinde camp held a gathering of their very own with an agenda to strip Maharashtra Meeting Deputy speaker Narhari Zirwal, ANI reported quoting sources. Narhari Zirwal is an NCP chief who is thought to be a detailed confidant of Sharad Pawar. It was believed that Zirwal may very well be a bother for the insurgent group throughout the ground checks owing to his loyalties to the NCP-Shiv Sena alliance.
“In a meeting of Shiv Sena’s rebel MLAs, they have planned to take a resolution to oust Deputy Speaker Narhari Zirwal. Action is being taken to prepare for the Motion with the signature of 46 MLAs of the rebel group,” information company ANI tweeted quoting sources.
This comes after two pro-BJP impartial legislators in Maharashtra on Friday objected to Legislative Meeting Deputy Speaker Narhari Zirwal’s approval of the appointment of Shiv Sena MLA Ajay Chaudhary because the occasion’s new group chief within the Home.
Impartial legislators – Yogesh Baldi and Vinod Agrawal – have made this demand.
Talking to reporters right here, Baldi stated, “The deputy speaker cannot take such a decision as it is the prerogative of the assembly speaker. We will soon initiate legal steps regarding the same.”
Nevertheless, former principal secretary to Vidhan Bhavan, Dr Anant Kalse, stated, “Article 180 of the Constitution has clearly stated that the deputy speaker of the legislative assembly can take decisions if the post of the speaker is vacant. I am not sure the demand of these independents can stand in the court.”
The put up of the state meeting speaker has been mendacity vacant since February 2021 when Congress chief Nana Patole was appointed because the occasion’s state unit chief.
Zirwal has accepted the appointment of Ajay Chaudhary instead of Eknath Shinde.