Senior NCP leader Supriya Sule on Monday met Prime Minister Narendra Modi and raised the issue of losses faced by Maharashtra farmers due to unseasonal rains in the state over the past three days and demanded a package for them.
Asserting that there is no wave in favour of Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Maharashtra, Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader Supriya Sule expressing confidence on Wednesday said that her party's vote share will increase in the state this time.
An FIR has been registered against NCP leader and Deputy Chief Minister of Maharashtra, Ajit Pawar, for threatening residents of a village in the Baramati constituency to vote for her cousin Supriya Sule or their water supply would be cut off.
In what is likely to come under the Election Commission scanner and embarrass the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) chief Sharad Pawar, his nephew and Maharashtra`s Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar has been accused of threatening the villagers in Baramati to vote for his cousin Supriya Sule.
A former IPS officer and a tribal leader are seeking to break Pawar dynasty`s stranglehold over this Lok Sabha constituency by unseating NCP supremo`s daughter Supriya Sule when people vote on April 17.