Flagging a strain in the NCP-Congress relationship in the keep running up to neighborhood body surveys in Maharashtra, senior NCP leader Praful Patel Monday reprimanded the Congress for the calamity in the 2014 Assembly surveys. The comment started a solid response from the Congress' state unit, which said it was an endeavor to keep the decision BJP in "geniality". Addressing party laborers in Akola, Patel said.
"The Congress sank furthermore brought us down." He promote asserted, "for the sake of tricks, Congress pioneers like Prithviraj Chavan attempted to defame the picture of NCP. Be that as it may, there were no tricks. It was only legislative issues to undermine the NCP… They sank and they likewise brought us down. However, we are not that frail. We won't suffocate, we know how to swim. We will ricochet back energetically and we will demonstrate that NCP is at the very least anybody."
Responding to the assault, Maharashtra Congress representative Sachin Sawant said, "NCP's feedback against the Congress is to keep up great condition with decision BJP drove by PM Narendra Modi. NCP is worried about the possibility that that the BJP government will make a move against their claimed defilement. Along these lines, they need to demonstrate their backing to Modi."
In Delhi, AICC representative Manish Tewari said the gathering was finding out truths from the NCP pioneer and included that on the off chance that it was a state-driven remark, then the state party unit would react to it. A source said: "The NCP is disturbed as the Congress has not acknowledged their interest for organizations together in the neighborhood body races." A week ago a meeting of state Congress and NCP leaders talked about the union for the neighborhood body surveys. While the Congress allegedly requested equivalent offer in nearby bodies, this was obviously not satisfactory to NCP.