After Shiv Sena MLAs were directed by party chief Uddhav Thackeray to visit drought-hit villages in their constituencies in Maharashtra, one enterprising MLA sent a former corporator in his stead, CNN-News 18 reported.
Shiv Sena MLA Gautam Chabukswar reportedly sent Yashodhar Fanse, a former corporator, as his "substitute" to visit a drought-hit village in Osmanabad district. Fanse reportedly posed as Chabukswar and met the villagers, according to media reports.
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Sources told Firstpost that Chabukswar is on a holiday somewhere in North India.
Thackeray held a meeting in Sena Bhavan in Mumbai and has issued a warning to Chabukswar, sources said.
Shiv Sena MP Arvind Sawant, who is also the party spokesman, told Firstpost, "I don't know anything about this."
Published Date: May 12, 2017 19:30 PM | Updated Date: May 12, 2017 19:28 PM