Shiv Sena is all set with Triple alliance (Shiv Sena-NCP-Congress) to form Government in Maharashtra. Senior party leader and Rajya Sabha member Sanjay Rawat have announced that he will fight the BJP at the Center. Sanjay Rawat has announced that they have fulfilled their mission in Maharashtra. Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray, speaking at a joint meeting of NCP, Congress and Shiv Sena MLAs, said that their relationship was going to last a long time.
NCP chief Jayant Patil had put forward the resolution proposing Thackeray's name as the next Maharashtra CM and it was seconded by Congress Maharashtra chief Balasaheb Thorat.
Following the meeting, the leaders of the three parties met Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari and staked claim to form the government. The leaders submitted letters of support of 166 MLAs.