Even if BJP forms the next government with Shiv Sena’s support, the government will have a tough time because of its thin numbers in the Legislative Council.
Backchannel talks have started between the BJP and Shiv Sena over the possibility of cobbling up a workable alliance.
The Bharatiya Janata Party’s gamble to go it alone in these Assembly polls paid off in Haryana but has failed in Maharashtra as the party has fallen short of nearly 25 seats of a clear majority.
The smaller alliance members have lost out on seats
The clouds of uncertainty over the two major political alliances appear to have disappeared on Tuesday.
Prime Minister to hold six rallies in state ahead of polls on October 15
Man who brought down 1999 Vajpayee govt approaches party
The hope of getting their pension after a struggle of 35 years has been renewed for nearly 5,500 former employees of the Food Corporation of India (FCI).