Send Thackeray to an asylum: Vatal

BANGALORE: Reacting to Bal Thackeray likening Karnataka to a “snake” for demanding water from Maharashtra, Kannada Chaluvali president Vatal Nagaraj said, “Thackeray should be sent to a mental

Published: 17th April 2012 03:05 AM  |   Last Updated: 16th May 2012 07:35 PM   |  A+A-

BANGALORE: Reacting to Bal Thackeray likening Karnataka to a “snake” for demanding water from Maharashtra, Kannada Chaluvali president Vatal Nagaraj said, “Thackeray should be sent to a mental asylum keeping public interest in mind. Either the Maharashtra government or the Union government should take steps to admit him in a mental asylum for treatment. His statement is an example of extreme absurdity.” He added that a protest will be organised on April 18 to oppose Thackeray’s statement. “As we are drought-hit, we are asking for water. Where will he store water when there will be  heavy rain and flood?” he questioned.

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