Shiv Sena is our separate group; Eknath Shinde to meet Governor in Mumbai today
Mumbai: Eknath Shinde has claimed that Shiv Sena is his separate group. Eknath Shinde is preparing to form his own faction. Shinde is expected to reach Mumbai this afternoon.
Sources said that Shinde will form his own group and inform the Governor. Shinde was removed from the post of group leader by Shiv Sena yesterday. Now it is understood that Shinde is ready to bring a big political earthquake by calling his own party Shiv Sena.
Senior Shiv Sena leader and Urban Development Minister Eknath Shinde along with his MLAs reached Guwahati from Surat on Tuesday night. A large number of police personnel have been deployed at the Guwahati airport. Elgar Eknath Shinde has said that he will not leave Shiv Sena this time.
On his way to Guwahati, Eknath Shinde said at Surat airport, “We have not left Shiv Sena, we will not go. Balasaheb gave the idea of Hindutva to the country, we will not compromise on it.”
Eknath Shinde further said, “Discussions have been held with the Chief Minister. Shiv Sena MLAs have not taken any stand against the party. They will never use the ideas of Hindutva and Anand Dighe for political gains.”