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Updated : 3 months, 3 weeks ago IST
The controversy erupted in November after Koshyari called the legendary Marathi hero Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj an "old icon".
Minister Save made the said promise after Shivaji's followers in Maharashtra's Aurangabad protested outside his residence today by raising the slogan "Rajyapal hatao, Maharashtra bachao" (Remove the governor and save Maharashtra) and drumming here.
Updated : 3 months, 4 weeks ago IST
Lodha, the minister for Tourism, Skill Development and Entrepreneurship, as well as Women and Child Development, in the current Shinde Sena-BJP ruling coalition, triggered a furore after comparing CM Shinde to Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj, saying, "his actions against Uddhav Thackeray is some
Updated : 4 months ago IST
The former chief minister also slammed Deputy CM Devendra Fadnavis for not seeking action against the Governor on his remark.
Updated : 4 months, 1 week ago IST
Coming down heavily on Koshiyari over his statement on Saturday that the people of Maharashtra should move on from 'old icons' such as Shivaji Maaraj to contemporary ones such as Balasaheb Thackeray and Nitin Gadkari, Patole urged President Droupadi Murmu to remove him from the governor's po
Responding to the governor's statement, Raut also dragged the ruling Eknath Shinde Sena faction and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) into the controversy, asking who would the rival Sena faction and the BJP call an 'old icon' next.