MNS office in Mumbai attacked following Raj Thackeray's 'auto burning' threat

Mumbai: A day after office of a BJP worker, who had opposed Raj Thackeray's remark about burning the auto-rickshaws, was attacked by unknown persons, an MNS party office in Dindoshi area in north Mumbai has been allegedly attacked by BJP workers.

A BJP worker claimed that his party members attacked the MNS office to avenge last night's attack.

Representational image. AFP

Representational image. AFP

The office of a BJP worker and businessman, who had opposed Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) chief Raj Thackeray's remark about burning the auto-rickshaws, was attacked in Dindoshi late last night.

"Today's attack on MNS office by BJP members was to retaliate yesterday's incident," the BJP activist said.

When contacted, former MLA of MNS, Nitin Sardesai confirmed that his party's office has been attacked.

"MNS office in Dindoshi has been attacked. I am on my way to the site and only after talking with the party workers there, I can tell what exactly happened there," Sardesai said.

Officers of Kurar police station said they are investigating both the attack cases.

"No arrests have been made in any of the cases so far," police said.


Updated Date: Mar 13, 2016 19:29 PM

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