He distributed an alleged 2013 post by Fadnavis, in which he had claimed to have voted for a separate Vidarbha state during an unofficial referendum held by NGO Jan Manch.
He was upset over the absence of flowers and decorations at the Hutatma Smarak in Mumbai, which is deemed as a symbol of the 1960s struggle for a unified Maharashtra, on Maharashtra Day.
“I am afraid to say that the previous Congress government seemed to have been better than the BJP,” he said.
Before becoming the Prime Minister, Modi opposed the norms for jewellers, but is implementing the same after becoming the PM, Thackeray said.
Ahead of 2017 BMC polls, it is struggling for an agenda to stage a comeback.
“We have kept all possibilities open in the investigation,” said Ramesh Khadtare, senior inspector, Amboli police station.
The policy decision on reallotment of auto-rickshaw permits was taken by the transport ministry to help deserving people and not serve the interest of any private auto industry or play regional politics, said the chief minister.
Raj Thackeray, speaking at an event to mark the 10th anniversary of MNS, told supporters to burn autorickshaws and keep pursuing the ‘Marathi’ agenda.
A DAY after MNS chief Raj Thackeray asked party workers to burn autorickshaws operated by non-Marathi speakers, Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Tejashwi Prasad Yadav on Thursday said that Maharashtra was “not the fiefdom of anybody’s father”. Speaking to reporters outside Assembly, he said: “Let me tell Raj Thackeray that Maharashtra and the country are not […]
“To call for burning of vehicles to enhance one’s political interest has no place in a democratic country.”
The MNS chief Raj Thackeray alleged that the BJP-led government’s haste in issuing these permits was to benefit a particular company that manufactures three-wheelers, each costing Rs 1.7 lakh.
Takes a dig at SRK, says he felt for Chennai rain victims but unmoved by the plight of farmers in Maharashtra.
Says Centre’s interference will hamper functioning of civic bodies
Superstar Kamal Haasan called on Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) President Raj Thackeray at his Krishnakunj residence here on Friday morning.
Slams BJP, Jains and Nigerians at Dombivali rally; says Jains trying to be politically assertive.