Chandrakant Patil: Chandrakant Patil has also held the post of minister in the government of Devendra Fadnavis. Then Fadnavis gave him the responsibility of the Revenue Ministry. This time too there is talk of him joining the cabinet.
Sudhir Mungantiwar: Sudhir Mungantiwar has also been in charge of the finance, planning and forest ministries during the Fadnavis government. Once again he can be given a ministerial post.
Ashish Shelar: Ashish Shelar, who handled the Department of School Education, Sports and Youth Welfare in the Fadnavis government, may once again get a ministerial post. The last time he was able to remain a minister for only a few months. However, there is also talk of making him the state president.
Girish Mahajan: Girish Mahajan held the post of Minister of Water Resources and Medical Education Department in the Fadnavis government. He is expected to become a minister in the Shinde government as well.
Radhakrishna Vikhe Patil: Radhakrishna Vikhe Patil, who joined the BJP towards the end of the Fadnavis government, was made a minister. He was given the responsibility of the housing department. This time he can already take oath as minister.
Suresh Khade: Suresh Khade has won three consecutive assembly elections in 2009, 2014 and 2019. He comes from the Scheduled Caste category. In such a situation, the party can make him a minister before the Lok Sabha elections 2024 to solve the caste equation.
Atul Sawe: Through the Aurangabad East MLA Atul Save, the party seems to be trying to strengthen its position in the municipal elections. Atul Save, who became MLA for the second time, is considered to have influence in the Aurangabad city area. Through them the party will try to win the civic polls.
Ravindra Chavan: Ravindra Chavan may get rewarded for playing a big role in bringing BJP and Shinde faction together. Ravindra Chavan, MLA from Dombivali for three consecutive terms, has held the post of Minister of State in the Fadnavis government.
Ganesh Naik. Ganesh Naik, who left the NCP and joined the BJP in the 2019 Maharashtra elections, may also get a place in the cabinet. Naik, who won from Airoli, has previously held ministerial positions in departments such as labour, excise and environment.
Vijaykumar Gavit: Vijaykumar Gavit had joined BJP in the year 2014. Since then he has been continuously trying to strengthen the party. In such a situation, the party will try to take advantage of their experiences. Gavit has also been a minister in coalition governments in the past.