In addition to the 12 seats appointed by the Governor in the Legislative Council, another seat is currently vacant. Curiosity has arisen as to whose share this place will go. The question has arisen whether the Shinde group will claim this seat or this seat will fall under BJP purdah. If the seat goes to the Shinde group, there is a possibility of a fight.
Ramdas Kadam out of the legislature
At Shiv Sena, Ramdas Kadam was in charge of the Ministry of the Environment. He served four times in the Legislative Assembly and twice in Council. He was somewhat upset after being refused a ticket last time. Finally, after the rebellion of Eknath Shinde, he also decided to join the Shinde group.
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Special bond with Uddhav Thackeray
There is a special connection between Ramdas Kadam and Uddhav Thackeray. Their two birthdays fall on the same day. July 27 But Ramdas Bhai is seven years older than Uddhav Thackeray. Born in 1953, Kadam has just made his 70 debut. Thackeray, who was born in 1960, turned 62 the day before. That day, Chief Minister Eknath Shinde had wished Thackeray on Twitter. Shinde directly reached his palanquin residence in Kandivali district of Mumbai to wish Kadam.
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Meanwhile, Uddhav Thackeray resigned as Chief Minister and Member of the Legislative Council on June 29, 2022. He announced his resignation via Facebook Live at 9:30 p.m. After that, at 11:30 p.m., he met Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari and tendered his resignation.
… So there will be disputes again
Interestingly, if a leader of Eknath Shinde’s group is appointed to the seat of the Legislative Council and given a ministerial post, the possibility of a resurgence of controversy cannot be ruled out. In the Shiv Sena-BJP coalition government led by Devendra Fadnavis, four MPs from Vidhan Parishad received important briefings. Members of the Legislative Assembly were unhappy with the appointment of ministers of Subhash Desai, Dr Deepak Sawant, Ramdas Kadam and Diwakar Rawate.
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