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Narayan Rane’s arrest smacks of political vendetta. Thackeray must be a CM, not Shiv Sainik

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Union minister Narayan Rane’s arrest for his slap remark against Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray smacks of political vendetta. Rane’s utterance was in bad taste but his arrest is unjustified and condemnable. Shiv Sena-NCP-Congress government is increasingly showing an authoritarian streak. Thackeray must act like a CM, not as a Shiv Sainik.

National monetisation plan a positive step. Modi govt’s privatisation push must be applauded

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