Sharad Pawar's Party's Candidate List For Maharashtra Includes Ajit Pawar
Thursday, October 3, 2019, 8:31 AM
The NCP announced a list of 77 candidates, featuring senior-leaders Ajit Pawar, Jayant Patil and Chhagan Bhujbal. Sharad Pawar's grand-nephew Rohit Pawar will make his electoral debut from Karjat Jamkhed in Ahmednagar district against Ram Shinde, sitting BJP MLA and minister. Ajit Pawar, former deputy chief minister, will contest from Baramati. State NCP chief Jayant Patil will contest from Islampur, and Bhujbal from Yeola.
"What Were You Doing As Ministers?": Sharad Pawar To Party Defectors
Thursday, September 19, 2019, 8:05 AM
NCP-chief Sharad Pawar asked the party defectors, who quit saying they wanted to ensure development of their constituencies, what they were doing for 15-years when they were in power. Ahead of Maharashtra-elections, NCP has seen exit of leaders to the ruling BJP or Shiv-Sena. Mr Pawar, who is on a state-wide tour before the next month's polls, was addressing party-workers at Beed on Wednesday.