Uddhav Thackeray announces alliance with Prakash Ambedkar In Maharashtra

Uddhav Thackeray and Prakash Ambedkar had been in talks to forge an alliance for over two months

Uddhav Thackeray with Vanchit Bahujan Aghadi prez Prakash Ambedkar (left)
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Uddhav Thackeray with Prakash Ambedkar (left)

BS Web Team New Delhi
In a bid to boost his fortunes ahead of the Mumbai civic polls, former Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on Monday announced that his Shiv Sena (UBT) will form an alliance with Prakash Ambedkar-led Vanchit Bahujan Aghadi (VBA), NDTV reported.
 
"Today is 23rd January, the birth anniversary of Balasaheb Thackeray. I am satisfied and happy that several people of Maharashtra wanted us to come together. Prakash Ambedkar and I am here today to form an alliance," Thackeray said. 
He said the Thackerays and Ambedkars “have a history”.
 
"My grandfather and Prakash Ambedkar's grandfather were colleagues and they fought against the social

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First Published: Jan 23 2023 | 2:23 PM IST

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