Mumbai BJP Secretary and Former corporate Sameer Desai made a way into Shiv Sena just before the elections are likely to be held. A two term congress corporate then a BJP Secretary joined hands with the Shiv Sena on 29th January 2021 in the presence of CM Uddhav Thackeray and other senior party leaders, who formally welcomed him into the party at Matoshree.
With the entry of Sameer Desai the party has a lot of hopes and is looking forward to gain the control in the south ward which includes Goregaon suburb where the majority vote was for BJP in the previous elections. The BJP had a control of five out of eight electoral wards in the 2017 polls.
, also a BJP corporate from Unnat nagar which is the ward no-9 will be the member of BJP until the polls are held in February.