Amidst turmoil in Maharashtra regarding Government formation Chief minister resigns from the post. Since BJP and its allies couldn’t reach an agreement regarding the Chief Minister’s post. Fadnavis met Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari to hand in his resignation hours before the midnight deadline for government formation.
Maharashtra is likely to come under President’s rule with the term of the state assembly ending tomorrow.
The BJP and Shiv Sena failed to resolve a feud that began hours after they won a clear majority in last month’s Maharashtra election.