Many Shiv Sainiks from Mira Bhayander and Chandivali Assembly constituencies in Mumbai today (Thursday) joined Maharashtra Navnirman Sena in the presence of MNS president Raj Thackeray. MNS Thane chief Avinash Jadhav, Mira Bhayander city president Hemant Sawant, Kamgar Sena vice president Sandeep Rane and many other leaders and office bearers were present on the occasion. With the Mumbai Municipal Corporation elections coming up in the near future, a large number of Shiv Sainiks have left the Shiv Sena and joined the MNS.
All the major political parties are gearing up for the upcoming Mumbai Municipal Corporation elections. All parties are working hard to strengthen their organization. Among the Shiv Sainiks who joined MNS today were women activists in large numbers.
Meanwhile, after the inauguration ceremony, MNS leader Avinash Jadhav, while talking to the media, targeted Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray.