Up to date: Oct 11, 2019 06:52 IST
Aurangabad (Maharashtra) [India], Oct 11 (ANI): Launching a scathing assault on the Congress social gathering, Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray on Thursday mentioned that his head hangs in disgrace when he sees the present lot of Congress leaders.
“Congress leaders performed an essential position within the independence wrestle and it was a significant part in attaining independence. Nonetheless, after seeing the present lot of Congress leaders, my head hangs in disgrace,” Thackeray mentioned addressing a public gathering right here.
He mentioned that former Shiv Sena chief Bal Thackeray used to say that they used to bow to the Congress leaders of his time.
Thackeray additionally attacked the Nationalist Congress Get together (NCP) within the state, saying it was becoming a member of arms with the Congress now.
“For years, Congress and NCP leaders earned numerous unlawful earnings. Now the Congress and NCP are becoming a member of forces and NCP chief Sharad Pawar is threatening to topple the federal government. The individuals of Maharashtra know the way you toppled Vasantdada Patil’s authorities and other people of the nation additionally know who did the identical to Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s authorities,” Thackeray mentioned.
Expressing displeasure over the Lok Sabha defeat in Aurangabad, which had been a Shiv Sena stronghold for lengthy, he known as for a saffron wave within the Meeting elections within the constituency.
Thackeray additionally slammed the Congress and NCP for promising to waive farm loans.
“Your authorities was in energy within the state for years. Why did not you waive farm loans then? We’re going to relieve the farmer of their loans now. I have no idea about farming, however the Shiv Sena will likely be wiping the tears of farmers within the state,” he mentioned.
The Shiv Sena chief additionally mentioned that he’s proud that Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led Central authorities scrapped Article 370 which conferred particular standing to Jammu and Kashmir.
“We welcome the Centre’s determination to scrap Article 370. The federal government ought to deliver within the Uniform Civil Code in Jammu and Kashmir,” Thackeray added.
The Bharatiya Janata Get together (BJP) and Shiv Sena are contesting 162 and 126 seats, respectively, within the Maharashtra Meeting polls scheduled to be held on October 21. (ANI)