The first cabinet expansion of the Uddhav Thackeray government in Maharashtra took place on Monday. In which senior NCP leader Ajit Pawar was sworn in as the Deputy Chief Minister. Apart from this, 36 new MLAs from Shiv Sena, NCP and Congress, including Aditya Thackeray, son of Cabinet Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray, were also sworn in as ministers. Aslam Sheikh, a Muslim face among 36 faces sworn in as Congress minister after Thackeray government’s cabinet expansion, is in discussions. The Shiv Sena coalition government has been receiving a lot of public criticism from Uddhav Thackeray as a minister in the cabinet. At the same time, the Congress party and minister-turned-Aslam Sheikh are also facing criticism from opponents. Congress MLA protested the hanging of Yakub Memon, demanded mercy petition from the President Congress MLA Aslam Sheikh wrote a letter to the then President of India Pranab Mukherjee in which he had mercy for Yakub Memon, convicted of 1993 Mumbai bomb blasts Had appealed Yakub Memon was sentenced to death for the 1993 Mumbai bomb blasts.