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Order of Governor and Letter of support should be produced on Monday: SC

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The Supreme Court on Sunday asked Solicitor General Tushar Mehta to produce two letters before the top court by Monday morning showing proof of the Governor of Maharashtra inviting BJP to form the government and another letter showing Fadnavis staked claim to form the government.

The top court issued notices to the Centre and Maharashtra government on a petition filed by the Shiv Sena-NCP-Cong combine against the Maharashtra Governor's decision to swear in Devendra Fadnavis as chief minister.

A bench of Justices NV Ramana, Ashok Bhushan and Sanjiv Khanna also issued notices to Fadnavis and Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar. The bench also asked Solicitor General Tushar Mehta to produce letters of the Governor tomorrow at 10.30am for passing orders.