Kolhapur, Jan 13: Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) president Sharad Pawar has assured Maharashtra Ekikaran Samiti (MES) delegation members that he would meet state chief minister Devendra Phadnvis in Mumbai on Monday to discuss the lawyers' appointments issue.
Mr Pawar assured this when a MES delegation lead by its president Deepak Dalvi met Mr Pawar at Pancsheel hotel where he was stayed to discuss court issue on long pending border dispute between two states and requested Mr Pawar to take with Mr Phadnvis to appoint more lawyers for to plead the state's side before the court following the absence of public prosecutor Harish Salve during the hearing on January eight.
Mr Dalvi told Mr Pawar that the Maharashtra government had already submitted all related papers and evidences in the court on this issue but no any lawyer incuding Mr Salve not present in the court to plead the case.
He also requested to Mr Pawar to talk also with Mr Salve for look into the court case.
Mr Pawar assured delegation members that he would talk with Mr Phadnvis on this issue on Monday in Mumbai and would request him to appoint more lawyers for this case to plead properly state's side in the court. (UNI)