Maharashtra Politics: Should Governor have invited Eknath Shinde to form government or BJP? Supreme Court asks

The Court posed the question in light of the fact that then speaker had initiated disqualification proceedings against MLAs belonging to the Shinde camp and BJP was the single largest party in the assembly.
Maharashtra Politics
Maharashtra Politics

The hearing before the Supreme Court in the case relating to Maharashtra political crisis of 2022 witnessed some interesting observations by the top court on Wednesday with the bench asking whether it was correct of the Governor to invite Eknath Shinde to form the government in June 2022 instead of the leader of the single largest party in the Maharashtra assembly, BJP [Subhash Desai vs Principal Secretary,Governor of Maharashtra and ors].

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