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Uddhav visits Shivaji's birth place, collects soil for Nov 25 Ayodhya tour

Thackeray had announced during the Shiv Sena's Vijayadashami rally in Mumbai that he will visit Ayodhya on 25 November

Press Trust of India  |  Pune 

Uddhav Thackeray
Uddhav Thackeray

chief Uddhav Thursday visited Shivneri fort, the birthplace of Maratha warrior king Chhatrapati Shivaji, in Junnar tehsil of Pune district and collected soil from there, which he will carry to during his visit on November 25.

had announced during the Shiv Sena's Vijayadashami rally in Mumbai that he will visit on 25 November and "question" Prime Minister on the issue of the construction of the

The Sena president reached by helicopter on Thursday morning and after paying tributes to Chhatrapati Shivaji, he collected soil, which he will carry to during his visit on November 25, party MP Shivajirao Adhalrao Patil, who was also present there, said.

In a bid to intensify his party's campaign for the in Ayodhya, has given a new slogan-- 'Pehle mandir, fir sarkaar' (first the temple, then the government).

First Published: Thu, November 22 2018. 14:25 IST
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