Chavan dismisses talks of leadership change

Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan on Friday dismissed as "rumours" talk of leadership change in the state.

Last Updated: Nov 04, 2011, 22:22 PM IST

New Delhi: Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan on Friday dismissed as "rumours" talk of leadership change in the state, a contention supported by the
AICC here.

"These are all rumours," Chavan told reporters here when
asked about speculation of change of leadership in
Maharashtra.

Chavan met Congress president Sonia Gandhi as also Rahul
Gandhi here to discuss organisational matters.

When contacted, AICC incharge of Maharashtra Mohan Prakash
said talks of change of guard in the state were only "gossip"
by vested interests.

Chavan completes one year as Chief Minister of Maharashtra
on November 11.

PTI