Ahmedabad: Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said he was saddened by the demise of Shiv Sena supremo Bal Thackeray.
Thackeray passed away at 3.33 pm on Saturday following a prolonged illness.
Modi said he had been praying for the Sena chief.
“He was fighting like a warrior. But now, we are all saddened. We have lost him,” Modi said.
His death marks the end of an era, he added.
First Published: Saturday, November 17, 2012, 18:11