BJP corporators not happy with the leadership of the party, looking forward to join with Sena: Shiv Sena leader

by Web Desk | Published: 18 Oct 2021

Shiv Sena leader: BJP corporators not happy with the leadership of the party, looking forward to join Shiv Sena
As the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation elections 2022 approach, the attack, counter attack, criticism is all that can be seen. In a recent statement that has triggered the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), of the Shiv Sena corporator Yashwant Jadhav stating that around 15 sitting Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) corporators are not happy with the leadership of the party after which the Shiv Sena will soon be appointing them in their party in December. 
 
Soon after the statement got heated the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) responded stating that none of their corporator is going to join hands with the Shiv Sena. “There are some corporators of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) who are no longer interested and happy with the leadership, the reason being their suggestion not being considered, some of these corporators wish to join the Shiv Sena and we believe that we should welcome them and take the decision by December. 
 
The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) elections 2017 was a close contest of Shiv Sena and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). The Shiv Sena won a staggering 84 seats while the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) with very close seats of 82. Before the elections both the parties were together that’s why the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) didn’t attempt to forcibly take the power. 
 
In 2018 seven more corporators of Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) joined hands with the Shiv Sena taking the tally to 97, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has a total of 83 seats, with Congress having 29 and Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) with 8, the Samajwadi Party six and AIMIM two and MNS with one seat. Tough competitions now have taken place to win power in the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) elections scheduled to be held in February next year. War of words is taking place between the opposition and ruling government in the state.