Maharashtra Congress President Nana Patole has once again made a controversial statement.
Mumbai: Maharashtra Congress President Nana Patole has once again made a controversial statement. He said that although the Uddhav Thackeray-led Maha Vikas Aghadi government was in power, the remote control was in the hands of NCP president Sharad Pawar. However, when the matter got a different twist, Nana Patole dealt with the statement made about Pawar.
Sharad Pawar angry over Congress leader’s statement
Annoyed by Nana Patole’s statement, the Congress leaders called on Sharad Pawar. Congress Maharashtra in-charge H. K. Patil, Balasaheb Thorat and Ashok Chavan had met Sharad Pawar. The visit lasted a few hours. Even after that, Nana Patole again made a controversial statement. Patole on Thursday alleged that the remote control of the Uddhav Thackeray-led Mahavikas Aghadi government was in the hands of Sharad Pawar. (NCP president sharad pawar has remote control of mahavikas aghadi government says maharashtra congress president nana patole)
Congress agitated in the state against inflation. He then met Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari on Thursday and gave him a statement. This time Nana Patole interacted with the media. At that time, he said that the control of the Mahavikas Aghadi government was in the hands of Sharad Pawar. He also said that the government is working under his guidance.
Patole made this allegation against the NCP
Not only that, referring to the 2014 assembly elections, the Congress leader also accused the NCP of cheating. Patole also claimed to increase the strength of the Congress in Maharashtra and to contest the next assembly elections on its own. Patole claimed that even senior Congress leaders were in favor of contesting the next elections independently. Now, after internal squabbles in the Mahavikas Aghadi government, BJP leaders have also attacked Patole’s statement.
Patol’s statement on the controversial statement
This is not the first time that Nana Patole has made controversial statements about his own government. Earlier, Patole had accused the Chief Minister and Deputy Chief Minister of keeping an eye on him. Nana Patole made this controversial statement while guiding the Congress workers in Lonavla. Nana Patole had accused Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray and NCP Home Minister of keeping an eye on me even though I was in power. However, after this statement, when the controversy escalated, the BJP government tried to cover up the controversy by saying that it was keeping an eye on me.
He had also annoyed Sharad Pawar by saying that he wanted a Congress Guardian Minister in Pune to replace NCP leader Ajit Pawar. Besides, he announced to contest the upcoming Mumbai Municipal Corporation elections independently. Patole has also been in the news for announcing a boycott of Bib B Amitabh Bachchan’s film.