The Nationalist Congress Party is one of the eight National Parties in India.
At times when Opposition parties are at loggerheads with the Centre over the contentious Citizenship Amendment Bill (CAB) which is likely to be tabled in Parliament on Monday, the Congress-NCP-Shiv Sena will have a collective stance on the issue after reaching a consensus, said Congress sources.
Devendra Fadnavis on Monday denied BJP colleague Anant Kumar Hegde's claim that the former was made the chief minister despite not having a majority to prevent central funds worth Rs 40,000 crore from being "misused".
After BJP lawmaker Anant Kumar Hegde claimed that Devendra Fadnavis was made Maharashtra chief minister despite not having a majority to prevent central funds worth Rs 40,000 crore from being misused, Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut said that this is "treachery with Maharashtra."
Deputy Chief Minister of Goa Manohar Ajgaonkar on Friday exuded confidence in the stability of his government and said that Sanjay Raut's statements in reference to Goa were only a 'dream'.
Goa Forward Party President Vijai Sardesai on Friday said that "Maha Vikas Agadi" (Congress-NCP-Shiv Sena), an alliance that recently formed government in Maharashtra should be extended to Goa.
Maharashtra Congress chief Balasaheb Thorat on Thursday said that a few MLAs from all the three parties will take oath as Ministers in the Uddhav Thackeray-led government.
With Deverndra Fadnavis resigning as Maharashtra Chief Minister, Shiv Sena will get its third Chief Minister in the state: Uddhav Thackeray. The path for Uddhav Thackarey became clear after the four-day-old BJP government led by Devendra Fadnavis resigned, a day before the crucial floor test in the 288-member House.
Barely an hour after the Supreme Court ordered a floor test, Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray and NCP chief Sharad Pawar met in Mumbai on Tuesday.
Senior Congress leader Prithviraj Chavan on Tuesday said that Congress-NCP-Shiv Sena alliance is satisfaction over the Supreme Court order to conduct a floor test on November 27 to determine the strength of the BJP-led Maharashtra government.
"We saw the Congress-NCP-Congress show an identification parade.