The visit of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Rajnath Singh, who was to attend a crucial party meeting here on Tuesday to discuss on the issue leadership issue and government formation has been deferred.
After their victory in Assembly polls in Haryana and Maharashtra, BJP on Monday moved forward towards government formation in both states with party chief Amit Shah holding parleys with Union Minister Nitin Gadkari for charting out further strategy.
BJP won three of the six Lok Sabha and Assembly seats in the bypolls for which results were announced today with two daughters of late BJP leader Gopinath Munde among the victors and one of them won by a whopping seven lakh votes in Maharashtra.
Hailing BJP's assembly election victories in Maharashtra and Haryana, Telangana BJP leaders on Sunday congratulated Prime Minister Narendra Modi, party president Amit Shah and party units in both the states.
Even as NCP suffered reverses in its citadel of Pune district with just three out of 21 seats in its kitty, party leader and former Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar romped home with a thumping margin of about 90,000 votes in the family pocket-borough of Baramati.
“BJP has secured the biggest ever victory in both Maharashtra and Haryana...our 'Congress-mukt abhiyan' has moved two steps ahead as the party is not even in a position to get Leader of Opposition post in both the states,” said BJP president Amit Shah on Sunday while addressing a press conference
The Narendra Modi tsunami still exists and is in full force, BJP national president Amit Shah declared on Sunday as the BJP recorded historic performances in the just-concluded Maharashtra and Haryana Assembly polls.