Nagpur: BJP State unit president Sudhir
Mungattiwar, leaders of opposition, Eknath Khadse (Assembly)
and Pandurang Phundkar (Council) will lead the protests
against rising prices and petrol price hike in Mumbai, Pune
and Aurangabad respectively.
The July 5 Bharat Bandh call given by BJP and
supported by Shiv Sena, MNS and PWP and RPI is expected to
evoke a good response, State BJP spokesman, Girish Vyas, told
reporters today. He, however, could not clarify which faction
of RPI was supporting the bandh call.
He said party national president Nitin Gadkari and
senior leader L K Advani will lead protests in Delhi.BJP state
general secretary Davendra Phadanvis and Arun Adsad in
Amravati, vice-president Suresh Waghmare in Wardha, Chainsukh
Sancheti in Akola, Sanjay Dhotre, MP in Buldana, Babasaheb
Kangale in Yavatmal, Hansraj Ahir, MP, in Chandrapur will
lead the protests.
In Nagpur city, city unit president Anil Sole, all local
MLAs Sudhkar Deshmukh, Krishna Khopde, Vikas Kumbhare along
with city Mayor Archana Dehankar and Girish Vyas himself will
lead the protests in city.