The distribution of the Maharashtra portfolio will probably take place today: Nitin Raut

MUMBAI (MAHARASHTRA): The minister and congressional leader said the portfolio allocation process among ministers will probably be completed on Saturday.

Speaking to ANI here, Raut said that the leaders of Congress, NCP and Shiv Sena He prepared a draft list of cabinet portfolios on Friday.

The final draft of the list has been sent to the Chief Minister (). I think it will be published today, he said.

However, NCP leader and minister Nawab Malik said the portfolio distribution will be completed on Monday.

The reason for the delay is not due to something else, but because we are considering creating new departments. Therefore, it is taking time. The wallets will be allocated Monday, Malik said.

There were rumors that the excessive ambition of Congress was guilty of the delay in the distribution of the portfolio. However, it has now been refuted by Malik, who said neither party was behind the delay.

The son of Uddhav and MLA for the first time, Aaditya Thackeray, will receive the proposed department that will deal with the operations of the CMO, according to the conversations in the political circles of Maharashtra.

Meanwhile, sources said that Shiv Sena MLA Abdul Sattar has offered to quit as minister of state.