Mumbai – : The Uddhav faction in Maharashtra has claimed that 22 MLAs and 9 MPs of the Eknath Shinde faction may desert them very soon. The Uddhav faction says that these MLAs and MPs are being discriminated against while living in the Eknash Shinde faction.
In the editorial of the Uddhav group’s mouthpiece Saamana, the MPs and MLAs belonging to the Shinde group have been termed as chickens in cooperation with the BJP and it has also been told that they will be kept anywhere. It has also been mentioned in the editorial that how 2019 In 2010, the Shiv Sena severed ties with the BJP for the same step-motherly treatment.
It has been further said in this editorial that now such reports are coming that BJP is giving step-motherly treatment to 22 MLAs and 9 MPs of Shinde faction. Because of this, these people are feeling suffocated while living there. In such a situation, have made up their mind to leave that group. It was further said that the MPs of Shiv Sena who had earlier betrayed Thackeray and joined hands with BJP, now they are not happy with BJP and they want divorce from BJP.
The matter was raised by Shiv Sena MP Gajanan Kirtikar over the weekend.
He had alleged that the BJP was giving step-motherly treatment to his party. Kirtikar said on Friday that we are part of the NDA. So our work should be done accordingly and (NDA) constituents should get (appropriate) status. We feel that we are being treated step-motherly.
Sanjay Raut further said that BJP is like a crocodile or a python. Whoever goes with them, they swallow them. Now the Shiv Sena MPs and MLAs who rebelled against the leadership will realize that Uddhav Thackeray was right in distancing himself from this crocodile.