Mumbai, Feb. 11 -- Realising that her chances of getting a seat from the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) are bleak, Navneet Kaur, a former Telugu actor and wife of independent MLA Ravi Rana, is looking at getting a ticket from the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP).

Kaur and Rana, an independent MLA from Badnera Assembly constituency in Amravati district, recently met senior NCP leader Ajit Pawar in the district. The meeting is being seen as an indication that Kaur is interested in joining the NCP once again. Rana has been close to chief minister Devendra Fadnavis for the past four years. His Assembly constituency is with the Sena and his chances of getting a BJP ticket in the polls scheduled for later this year, too, are bleak, if the two part...