Presidential election 2017: Uddhav Thackeray refuses BJP chief Amit Shah’s bid, asserts sources


BJP national president Amit Shah on Sunday met with Shiv Sena President Uddhav Thackeray at his home in Mumbai’s Bandra area.

Shah, alongside Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis, went to Thackeray’s living arrangement “Matoshree” and held a nearby entryway meeting, which went on for almost 75 minutes.

Be that as it may, state BJP boss Raosaheb Danve who went with Shah, was excluded in the dialogs. A month ago, Danve had stirred a debate when he said ranchers keep on complaining regardless of the state government doling out sops to safeguard tur cultivators.

Sources said that Uddhav Thackeray declined Shah’s suggestion that Sena ought to likewise bolster the name which would be chosen subsequent to conversing with all NDA union accomplices and Sena ought to likewise consent to the name concluded by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Thackeray demanded that first BJP ought to announce its name for the post of president and at exactly that point Sena would make open its stand.

Uddhav Thackeray additionally demanded that Sena was firm on its sponsorship to name of RSS Sarsanghchalak Mohan Bhagwat for the post of President. He additionally made it clear that if BJP was not willing to yield for Bhawat’s name, Sena would back researcher M S Swaminathan who is father of Green Revolution as Presidential competitor of NDA.

In the interim , Shiv Sena additionally raised the worry about execution of finish credit waiver for the agriculturists in the state. He additionally squeezed for the quick consent for the locale helpful banks to work so agriculturists can get an alleviation.

Shah called attention to that old cash notes of Rs. 500 and Rs. 1000 have been saved at these banks in huge numbers and that is the reason Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has as of now told that DCC’s would not be took into consideration the same.

Shah however accepted to have made it clear that demonetisation was a procedure and gradually on the lines of post workplaces these banks would likewise wind up noticeably practical.

Sena raised every one of the worries that including execution of advance waiver and Shah likewise made it clear that state Government would satisfy its guarantee to ranchers.

On Saturday, gotten some information about Fadnavis’ comment that the BJP was set up for snap Assembly race, in a clear reference to proceeded with strain in ties with the Shiv Sena, Shah stated, “What he implied was that if mid-term surveys are constrained on us, we are prepared to battle.”

On the current ranch credit waiver declared by the Maharashtra government, Shah had said through it the state was putting forth help to the agriculturists. “The weight of credit waiver will be on the administration and not banks,” he had said.