The Shiv Sena's Dr Deepak Sawant, who was state health minister in the Devendra Fadnavis government, had to step down after his party decided not to nominate him for another term in the state Legislative Council.
Minister for Parliamentary Affairs and FDA Girish Bapat is no longer part of the state government as he won the 2019 Lok Sabha polls from Pune.
Former Congress leader Radhakrishna Vikhe Patil, who quit the party and the Assembly after the general elections, is likely to join the ruling BJP and is expected to be made a cabinet minister.
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