The Maharashtra govt has disqualified former deputy mayor of Ahmednagar Shripad Chhindam as corporator for insulting Shivaji Maharaj, a senior minister stated in Mumbai on Friday.
Mr Chhindam had kicked up an argument with an objectionable observation in regards to the 17th-century iconic warrior king in 2018. An audio clip of his observation had long past viral.
Due to this fact his birthday celebration, the BJP, sacked him. He used to be later elected once more to the civic frame as an impartial.
“Shivaji Maharaj is thought of as a deity in Maharashtra. The federal government works as in line with the Maharaj’s beliefs. Chhindam had insulted Shivaji Maharaj. Therefore he used to be disqualified,” City Construction Minister Eknath Shinde stated.
“Ahmednagar Municipal Company had handed a solution in search of his disqualification. The solution got here to me for determination. Any individual who insults Shivaji Maharaj has no proper to stay a public consultant,” the senior Shiv Sena chief instructed newshounds out of doors the legislature advanced.