The Uddhav Thackeray-led government in Maharashtra has proved a majority in the assembly. 169 MLAs have voted in favor of the government. During this period 4 MLAs remain neutral, including one MNS, two AIMIM and one CPIM MLA. That is, all these MLAs should abstain from voting. while when the Thackeray government’s majority test was going on, Aditya Thackeray took his name as Aditya Rashmi Uddhav Thackeray. After passing the floor test, Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray said in his address that yes I took oath in the name of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj and also in the name of my parents. If it is a crime, I will do it again.
The proceedings of the House began with an uproar. BJP leader Devendra Fadnavis, alleging a violation of the rules in the session, said that the assembly session was started without Vande Mataram, a violation of the rules of the House. At the same time, Protem speaker Dilip Patil said that the governor has allowed this session and the session has been started as per rules. Meanwhile, BJP members have walked out of the House and shouted slogans outside Assembly. Devendra Fadnavis came out of the House and said that this session is unconstitutional and illegal. The appointment of the Protem Speaker was also unconstitutional.
With the beginning of Assembly, Uddhav Thackeray introduced his ministers to everyone. At the same time, the Protem Speaker said that according to the Supreme Court, it is being telecast live, so you should calm your MLAs. Opposition leader Devendra Fadnavis has raised the issue of replacement of the protem speaker. He asked the question what was the need to replace the protem speaker. Also, Fadnavis said how ministers can be sworn in without a protem speaker.