Politicians from various parties, who are ‘supporters of Bhujbal’, will come to Mumbai in the budget session of the legislative assembly. The supporters have accused the government of political vendetta and said, “Bhujbal has been sent to jail out of political vindictiveness.” This decision was made by Bhujbal’s supporters, who held a meeting in Nashik.
The former deputy CM and Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader, Chhagan Bhujbal was sent to Arthur Road jail by the PMLa court in a money laundering case in 2016. The workers and legislators who support Bhujbal will sit on the steps of the Assembly in protest.
The “Bhujbal samarthak jodo abhiyan”, a campaign to come together for Bhujbal’s release. The legislators who were present at this meeting included Apurva Hire, Anil Kadam, former MPs, Devidas Pingle and Advay Hire. Former legislator Dilip Bankar, Sanjiv Chavan and Anil Aher. Dr G G Chavan, regional president of nomadic tribes, ex-Congress minister Shobha Bachchav and Dr Dinesh Bachchav. Sunil Bagul, state deputy president of BJP was also present.