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Name Metro 7 line in Mumbai after Bal Thackeray: Sena leader

In a statement, Waikar, MLA from Jogeshwari in the metropolis, said he had submitted a proposal in this regard to Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray.

Published: 15th January 2021 07:43 PM  |   Last Updated: 15th January 2021 07:43 PM   |  A+A-

Then Shiv Sena chief Bal Thackeray along with his son, Uddhav Thackeray and grandson, Aditya Thackeray at his residence Matoshree. (File Photo | PTI)

Then Shiv Sena chief Bal Thackeray along with his son, Uddhav Thackeray and grandson, Aditya Thackeray at his residence Matoshree. (File Photo | PTI)

By PTI

MUMBAI: The Andheri East to Dahisar East Metro 7 line in Mumbai should be named after late Shiv Sena founder Bal Thackeray, party leader Ravindra Waikar said on Friday.

In a statement, Waikar, MLA from Jogeshwari in the metropolis, said he had submitted a proposal in this regard to Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray.

The line should be named 'Hinduhridaysamrat Balasaheb Thackeray Mumbai Metro Line Number 7', Waikar said, adding that the late Sena patriarch's contribution in the political, social and religious spheres was valuable and he was someone who was respected by people from all walks of life.



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