Maharashtra govt Formation HIGHLIGHTS: Unanimity between NCP, Congress on all issues, next meeting with Shiv Sena, says Prithviraj Chavan

Maharashtra govt formation HIGHLIGHTS: Sources said the Congress is also keen that the word “secular” finds a mention in the CMP.

Maharashtra Government Formation HIGHLIGHTS:  The Congress Working Committee (CWC) Thursday reviewed the political scenario in Maharashtra, a day after it held a marathon meeting with the NCP on forming an alliance together with Shiv Sena to form government in the state.

After the meeting, Congress general secretary KC Venugopal said that the CWC was briefed on the discussion between NCP and Congress on Wednesday. However, a final decision on Maharashtra is expected by Friday, PTI quoted Congress sources as saying. According to sources, the CWC broadly agreed to go ahead with government formation with Shiv Sena and the NCP.

Another meeting between Congress and NCP is scheduled to be held Thursday night and a final meeting with Shiv Sena will happen Friday in Mumbai.