After delayed period of agreement over formation of government in Maharashtra, it is likely that Congress, NCP and Shiv Sena will form the government in Maharashtra speaking on this Congress leader and former chief minister of Maharashtra Prithviraj Chavan said that Congress and its partner will give stable government to Maharashtra. "Congress-NCP has had long and positive discussions today. Discussions will continue; I am sure we will be able to give a stable govt to Maharashtra very soon," said Prithviraj Chavan Reacting on the same NCP leader, Nawab Malik said, "Congress-NCP together decided that we must give an alternate govt in Maharashtra. It is not possible without NCP-Congress-Shiv Sena coming together. We are trying our best to resolve all issues. We will provide alternate govt as soon as possible." Meanwhile, Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut said, "When 3 parties form a government then the process is long. This process has started today. In coming 2-5 days, when the process is completed, a government will be formed in Maharashtra."