BJP-Shiv Sena Seat Sharing Deal Announced In Maharashtra

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Uddhav Thackeray- Devendra Fadnavis
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The seat-sharing formula between the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Shiv Sena for the Maharashtra assembly elections has been announced. While BJP will contest on 150 seats, Shiv Sena will contest on 124 seats. Apart from this, 14 seats have been left for alliance partners.

On Friday, the official announcement of seat-sharing between BJP and Shiv Sena for the Maharashtra assembly elections was made. Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis and Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray made the announcement of seat-sharing.

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Out of the total 288 seats, while BJP will contest on 150 seats, Shiv Sena on 124 seats. Apart from this, 14 seats have been left for alliance partners.

Stressing on ideological similarities, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis said that the thread of Hindutva unites the two parties. He also claimed that he will win the assembly elections with a heavy majority.

Issuing a warning to rebels in strong terms, the CM said that some people were wondering whether the alliance will be formed or not. Fadnavis gave the assurance that in the next two days, he will bring around most of the angry rebels.

Meanwhile, Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray said that the BJP and Shiv Sena are brothers and there is nothing like big brother and younger brother in this. On being asked about Aditya Thackeray becoming the CM, Uddhav Thackeray said that first steps taken in politics do not mean that you have to become the CM.

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