Uddhav formally takes charge as Shiv Sena chief

Last Updated: Thursday, January 24, 2013 - 00:23

Zeenews Bureau

New Delhi: Uddhav Thackeray formally took charge of the Shiv Sena on Wednesday. The party’s national executive met today to anoint Uddhav and initiate son, Aditya Thackeray into the party fold.

Though the decision was on expected lines, the timing was symbolic as the party is observing the birth anniversary of party founder Bal Thackeray .

Earlier, Uddhav had said, “I am Balasaheb`s son. He brought the party to this level. I assure you that I will take Shiv Sena one step ahead than my father."

More details are awaited.

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First Published: Wednesday, January 23, 2013 - 09:27

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