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2017-05-13T10:44:11+05:30

Sidelined, Not forgotten

Former Maharashtra CM Manohar Joshi of the Shiv Sena, who partnered Raj Thackeray in the Kohinoor Mill sale, was the mentor at a training session for panchayat and zila parishad members along with Uddhav Thackeray’s son Aaditya, head of the party’s youth wing. The theme was the importance of local self-governance in democracy and development. Given the rift with the BJP and the Modi-Fadnavis combo’s soaring popularity, perhaps the presence of the so-far-sidelined Joshi was meant to be of help. Insiders say, though, that it’s just that seniors are given spotlights every now and then.


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