As the NDA allies break ties for elections to the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation, the BJP finds the new Sena is actually the old one, belligerent and hard-nosed, and Uddhav a lot like the unyielding Bal Thackeray.
“You have the Opposition’s horoscopes because you are in power. By removing their ‘kundalis’ (horoscopes), you are in a way abusing your power.”
Shiv Sena said action taken after they refused to withdraw nominations against official candidates
The state’s 182 constituencies will go to polls later this year, with the Bharatiya Janata Party fighting anti-incumbency.
Kayande said “the trend of BJP hijacking events, whenever it is in power, is in bad taste and does not go down well with public”.
Speaking to ANI, Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut said that India must handle the situation themselves and refrain from dragging the international community in the matter, as the same solution could be used by Separatists over Kashmir.
Sena plans to inaugurate four projects before code of conduct is implemented
Referring to the Reserve Bank’s decision not to allow district central co-operative (DCC) banks to exchange the old currency, the Sena chief asked if liquor baron Vijay Mallya had taken loans from these banks.
Bal Thackeray established the Shiv Sena in 1966 at Shivaji Park and also used to address the annual Dussehra rallies there.
Shiv Sena has decided to support Mamata Banerjee’s march to Rashtrapati Bhavan on Wednesday
The prime minister had, on November 8, announced his government’s decision to demonetise Rs 1,000 and Rs 500 currency notes.
Sangita Patil, a corporator from Wagle Estate area, was assaulted by around ten masked persons with sticks and a sword.
Somaiya said in the suit that the articles published in the newspaper on May 15 and 21 contained “baseless, shocking and defamatory” statements against him.
The BJP questioned whether the party was covertly serving the interests of some builders under the pretext of serving the Marathi people’s welfare.
“The Prime Minister garnered applause for speaking on how corrupt India is. This is like maligning the reputation of the country on foreign soil,” the editorial said.