Actor Urmila Matondkar could also be advisable by the Shiv Sena-led Maharashtra authorities for the state legislative council. Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray will determine on it, Shiv Sena chief Sanjay Raut mentioned on Friday.
Urmila Matondkar’s title is prone to be amongst 12 candidates which can be nominated by the Governor to the state legislature’s higher home on the advice of the state authorities.
“I’ve additionally heard in regards to the hypothesis that Urmila Matondkar will likely be nominated by the federal government to the Council. It’s the prerogative of the state cupboard, which has authorised Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray to take a call,” mentioned Sanjay Raut, Rajya Sabha member and chief spokesperson of the Shiv Sena, in keeping with Press Belief of India.
Urmila Matondkar, 46, final 12 months contested the nationwide election as a Congress candidate from Mumbai North constituency. She misplaced the election. Later, she stop the Congress accusing celebration leaders of factionalism and dealing towards their very own candidate.
Ms Matondkar lately hit out at actor Kangana Ranaut, who’s engaged in an unsightly feud with Uddhav Thackeray and the Shiv Sena over her “Mumbai-PoK” feedback.
A state governor is remitted by the structure to appoint to the legislative council 12 members from the fields of literature, artwork, science, cooperative motion and social service.
The Maharashtra cupboard met on Thursday to debate names. The three events within the ruling coalition — Shiv Sena, NCP and Congress — will every subject 4 members.
State Parliamentary Affairs Minister Anil Parab dismissed speak of secrecy over the names and mentioned, “Leaders of the three MVA (Maha Vikas Aghadi) allies will finalise the names and submit the listing to the
chief minister, who will ahead it to the governor.”
In keeping with PTI, the names of Marathi actor and Shiv Sena chief Aadesh Bandekar, singer Anand Shinde, NCP chief Eknath Khadse (he stop BJP lately) are additionally being thought-about.