Chandrakant Patil is new Maharashtra BJP chief
Patil, 60, is the Maratha face of the BJP in the state and has been holding the number two position in the Fadnavis government
Founder of real estate firm Lodha Group, Mangal Prabhat Lodha, has been appointed as the president of the Mumbai BJP
The Bharatiya Janata Party on Tuesday appointed senior leader and Maharashtra revenue minister Chandrakant Patil as the president of its Maharashtra state unit. The national BJP president Amit Shah also appointed Malabar Hill legislator and founder of real estate firm Lodha Group, Mangal Prabhat Lodha, as the president of the Mumbai BJP.