Uddhav Thackeray-led govt may face floor test on Saturday

Uddhav Thackeray was sworn in as Chief Minister of Maharashtra on November 28, 2019. File photo: PTI

The Uddhav Thackeray-led Maha Vikas Aghadi government may face a floor test in the Assembly on Saturday (November 29), Vidhan Bhawan sources said.

The floor test is “most likely” to be held on Saturday, the sources told PTI. Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari had asked Thackeray to prove majority by December 3.

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Thackeray, who is also the Shiv Sena president, was sworn-in as the chief minister on Thursday (November 28) evening and hours later, presided over his government’s first cabinet meeting. Besides Thackeray, six other ministers — two each from the Sena, the Congress and the NCP — also took oath.

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