Chief Minister Eknath Shinde arrived in Delhi last night. Shinde-Fadnavis may have a talk with BJP party leaders in Delhi after the president’s swearing-in. There are indications of sealing of which accounts, who has a ministerial position. Interestingly, instead of two phases, it is known that the cabinet swearing-in will be held in one phase. There are indications that 25 to 28 MPs will be sworn in.
Members of the Legislative Assembly are more likely to obtain ministerial positions instead of the Legislative Council, while ministers facing serious charges are unlikely to obtain ministerial positions at this time.
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Eknath Shinde is supported by 50 MPs including 40 Shiv Sena and 10 independents. One in four, according to this formula, the Shinde group is likely to get a total of 13 ministerial posts. This includes the total number of Cabinet positions and Ministers of State. Five people from the Shinde group have held ministerial posts in the Thackeray government.
Who from the Shinde group?
From the Shinde group, the names of spokesperson Deepak Kesarkar, Dada Bhuse, Abdul Sattar, Gulabrao Patil, Sandipan Bhumre and independent MP Ashish Jaiswal are under discussion.
What accounts does Shinde Group hold?
The Shinde group has signs of being entrusted with the accounts of urban development, transport, environment, rural development, agriculture, industry.
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Who from the BJP?
Radhakrishna Vikhe Patil, Ganesh Naik, Sanjay Kute, Bunty Bhangdia, Madan Yerawar, Jayakumar Rawal, Rana Jagjit Singh, Ravindra Chavan, Shivendraraje Bhosle are eligible to receive the BJP Ministerial Lottery.
What accounts does the BJP have?
BJP is likely to hold large accounts such as Home, Finance, Revenue, Public Works, Housing, Water Resources, Energy, Water Supply.
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