Maharashtra politics: Who said what after return of Devendra Fadnavis as CM
Devendra Fadnavis takes oath as Maharashtra CM
Here's a look at who said what following the dramatic political development in the state.
"Congratulations to @Dev_Fadnavis Ji and @AjitPawarSpeaks Ji on taking oath as the CM and Deputy CM of Maharashtra respectively. I am confident they will work diligently for the bright future of Maharashtra," the prime minister said.
"Hearty congratulations to Shri @Dev_Fadnavis ji on taking oath as Chief Minister of Maharashtra and Shri @AjitPawarSpeaks as Deputy Chief Minister of the state.
"I am confident that this government will be continuously committed to the development and welfare of Maharashtra and will set new standards of progress in the state," Shah tweeted.
He also said the state will never forgive Ajit Pawar for this act of his.
"Ajit Pawar's decision does not have the approval of NCP chief Sharad Pawar," Raut said.
"We place on record that we do not support or endorse this decision of his," the veteran leader said.
Abhishek Manu Singhvi
"Surreal what I read about #Maharashtra. Thought it was fake news. Candidly & personally speaking, our tripartite negotiations should not have gone on for more than 3 days...took too long. Window given was grabbed by fast movers. #pawarji tussi grt ho! Amazing if true, still not sure," Singhvi tweeted.
"This is not NCP's decision and does not have Sharad Pawar saheb's support," said Praful Patel.