The process is still underway, but the end result will be positive, says Congress leader Kagda Chandya Padvi.
He will remain the acting CM till a new government is formed, or an alternative arrangement is made.
India had argued that consular access was being denied to its national in violation of the 1963 Vienna Convention.
Sena youth wing chief Aaditya Thackeray proposed his name, which was seconded by senior MLA Pratap Sarnaik.
Caretaker Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis was unanimously elected as the leader of BJP's legislature party yesterday.
There is no plan B or C. There is only plan A, and that will work," he said.
The BJP is not ready to take turns in sharing the chief minister's post with the Shiv Sena.
The win is India's second straight innings victory against South Africa.
The election manifesto proposes the highest civilian award. for Mahatma Jyotirao Phule and Savitribai Phule too.
Rohit Sharma became the first batsman to score hundreds in each innings of in his first Test as opener.