Raj Thackeray’s MNS toying with idea of going solo in Maha civic polls

Mumbai, Sep 14 (IANS) The Raj Thackeray-drove Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) is wanting to go alone in the impending municipal decisions in Mumbai and other significant urban communities or towns in the express, a party official said on Wednesday.

MNS representative Sandeep Deshpande told media people that his party would set up applicants in the 227 wards for the BrihanMumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC).


He said the party boss has likewise coordinated that the MNS ought to get ready to challenge any remaining community bodies autonomously, the timetables of which are probably going to be declared soon.

However he refered to no real excuses for the proposed move, the choice could end up being an immense dampener for Chief Minister Eknath Shinde bunch and Bharatiya Janata Party’s Deputy CM Devendra Fadnavis.

The two gatherings have been independently and mutually charming Raj Thackeray expecting a urban surveys restrict to beat the resistance Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA) however with the MNS’s suo moto declaration, the chance seems remote for the present.

Late August and early September, Shinde and a few BJP state and focal pioneers had approached Raj Thackeray in the midst of hypothesis that he would meet Union Home Minister Amit Shah during his Ganeshotsav outing to Mumbai.

However the gathering with Shah didn’t emerge, Raj Thackeray got Shinde and numerous BJP pioneers during Ganeshotsav celebration at his home and later responded their motion.

In June, the MNS – which has a singular MLA supporting the Shinde-Fadnavis system – had reported that it will challenge Nashik Municipal Corporation surveys solo, with the city thought about its fortification.

The party is supposed to declare its conditional rundown of possibility for different city bodies including BMC, NMC and others right away, Deshpande demonstrated without giving subtleties.

With this, the city decisions might observer multi-party challenges in different urban communities with the Shinde bunch BJP going up against Shiv Sena, Congress, Nationalist Congress Party, presently the MNS, other than other more modest and neighborhood parties swarming the scene.