In what came as a serious happening for Opposition parties before the geographical region Assembly polls, Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader Namita Mundada, Vanchit Bahujan Aghadi (VBA) leader Gopichand Padalkar and Indian National Congress’ MLA Kashiram Pawara joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on september thirty. Mundada was already given a celebration price tag to contest from Kaij Assembly body. Padalkar, WHO lost the 2019 Lok Sabha polls from Sangli on VBA’s price tag, is probably going to require on senior NCP leader and former state deputy chief minister Ajit Pawar within the Baramati Assembly body. Padalkar and Pawara were inducted into the BJP in Bombay within the presence of Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis, BJP’s state unit president Chandrakant Patil and town unit head Ashish Shelar. Mundada joined the saffron fold in Beed district within the presence of BJP’s Lok Sabha member Pritam Munde and state minister Pankaja Munde.
NCP had earlier in September proclaimed her candidacy from the Kaij seat in Beed. geographical region can head for polling on October twenty-one, at the side of Haryana. reckoning of votes can happen on October twenty-five. During the 2014 Assembly polls, Mundada lost to BJP’s Sangeeta Thombre from Kaij. Her in-law Vimal Mundada was a former state minister from the NCP. While inducting Padalkar into the BJP, Fadnavis said: “He is sort of a tiger, WHO ought to challenge a serious established leader. If he’s prepared, i will be able to try and field him from Baramati Assembly seat.” Baramati has been a fastness of the NCP when Sharad Pawar shaped the outfit in 1999. His nephew Ajit Pawar has been representing the body for over a decade. Kashiram Pawara, WHO won from Shirpur seat on Congress’ price tag, may be a shut associate of party MLC and former minister Amrish Patel from Dhule district. when inducting him into the BJP, Chandrakant Patil said: “With Pawara, i’m hopeful that Patel will be a part of the BJP in coming back days. we tend to area unit progressing to hold a lot of|another|an additional|a new|an extra|an added} such perform here to welcome some more leaders.”