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Earlier MLAs would defect for Rs 50 lakh: Ajit Pawar

Pawar recalled how Vilasrao Deshmukh govt had to ferry its MLAs to Bangalore to avoid horse-trading before majority vote

Press Trust of India  |  Pune 

Nationalist Congress Party leader Ajit Pawar, who is known for being outspoken, on Tuesday claimed there was a time when MLAs used to defect for Rs 50 lakh, but nowadays not even a corporator can be made to switch the sides with that amount. Pawar, who was speaking at a party meet in Karmala in Solapur district, recalled the incident of how the Vilasrao Deshmukh-led state government had to ferry its MLAs to Bangalore to avoid any sort of horse-trading before the majority vote. "Due to the fear of horse-trading and defection of MLAs, Vilasrao Deshmukh got frustrated and ...

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Earlier MLAs would defect for Rs 50 lakh: Ajit Pawar

Pawar recalled how Vilasrao Deshmukh govt had to ferry its MLAs to Bangalore to avoid horse-trading before majority vote

Nationalist Congress Party leader Ajit Pawar, who is known for being outspoken, on Tuesday claimed there was a time when MLAs used to defect for Rs 50 lakh, but nowadays not even a corporator can be made to switch the sides with that amount. Pawar, who was speaking at a party meet in Karmala in Solapur district, recalled the incident of how the Vilasrao Deshmukh-led state government had to ferry its MLAs to Bangalore to avoid any sort of horse-trading before the majority vote. "Due to the fear of horse-trading and defection of MLAs, Vilasrao Deshmukh got frustrated and ...

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