The Nationalist Congress Get together (NCP) on Monday claimed that the legislators, who left the occasion within the run-up to the state elections final yr, are keen to return again to the occasion fold. State minority affairs minister Nawab Malik made the declare on Monday and stated that the occasion management is but to resolve on taking them again.
Malik, who additionally heads the occasion’s Mumbai unit, was responding to the rumours making rounds within the political circles that 12 MLAs from NCP could bounce the ship and be a part of BJP.
NCP, the then opposition occasion, had confronted mass exodus earlier than the state Meeting elections in 2019 with many senior leaders, aside from eight sitting MLAs and one sitting MP, had left the occasion to hitch the then ruling events — the BJP and Shiv Sena.
With the change within the political state of affairs, the occasion is now claiming that lots of the turncoats wish to return. “Some irresponsible information channels have claimed that 12 NCP MLAs are set to hitch BJP; their claims are false and baseless. In actual fact, the NCP MLAs who had left the occasion final yr are prepared for ghar wapsi. Nonetheless, the management has not taken any determination but. If makes an attempt to unfold rumours proceed, we are going to take a choice and empty the state BJP,” Malik stated in a video assertion launched on Monday.