The editorial said leaders like BJP's Devendra Fadnavis are now embracing the 'dream of Balasaheb', but they did not remember the late Sena supremo while snapping ties with the party in 2014.
Sena slams Shinde-Fadnavis over cabinet expansion, says dispensation trapped in 'constitutional dilemma'
The Uddhav Thackeray faction of Shiv Sena insists the Shinde-Fadnavis government is illegal since the disqualification plea of rebel MLAs is pending before the Supreme Court.
'Not surprising to see BJP winning Speaker's poll': 'Saamana' blames faction wars in Shiv Sena behind MVA's downfall
The Sena mouthpiece also said with the new government (led by CM Eknath Shinde) in the state, the issue of nomination of 12 MLCs from the governor's quota will be resolved soon.
Shivajirao Patil continues as Shiv Sena's deputy leader, says party secretary after 'Saamana' report
The news report in 'Saamana' was published inadvertently and Shivajirao Adhalrao Patil continues to serve in the party as its deputy leader, Shiv Sena secretary Vinayak Raut said in a statement.
The Sena also said that Fadnavis's act of becoming deputy chief minister instead of chief minister is now being defended as an instance of his 'big heart' and 'adherence to the party's directives'.
In an editorial in party mouthpiece 'Saamana', the party said that while on the one hand the BJP has already started preparing for the 2024 Lok Sabha elections, the Congress is in dire straits.
MP Navneet Rana and MLA husband Ravi were arrested on Saturday after they gave a call for the chanting of Hanuman Chalisa outside Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray's private residence.
The editorial read, 'Now Ajit Pawar and Udhav Thackeray will sit next to each other,' and went on to speak about those leaders of Shiv Sena who are upset with the party leadership for ignoring them.
The Shiv Sena on Monday targeted the Maharashtra Police for the arrests of five left activists last week claiming they were reportedly hatching conspiracy to overthrow central and state governments.