In Saamna , Sanjay Raut asked ,”Do the BJP leaders want to carve Vidarbha out of Maharashtra to fulfill wishes of seth-sahukars?”. Also said,”Sena would never let anyone divide and weaken Maharshtra, so, did BJP break alliance with Sena to fulfill wishes of sahukars”.
The Shiv Sena has burst out at the Bharatiya Janata Party despite Prime Minister NarendraModi’s refusal to take on its erstwhile ally out of respect for Balasaheb Thackeray. In its mouthpiece, Saamna,Sena has mention of, trying divide Maharashtraand breaking the 25-year-old alliance to benefit businessmen close to senior BJP leaders.
Gujaratis probably chose to stay in Mumbai since they had been protected by the Shiv Sena during 1992 riots.Raut added.
In Saamna, a column referred to shifting of RBI offices and economic activities out of Mumbai.Aslo mention out that Air India’s operations had been moved from Mumbai to New Delhi.Raut claimed that certain business were moving out of Mumbai. The outsider close to BJP leader gaining foothold. Many netas from Delhi wished the Sena-BJP split .It became possible only after Amit Shah (Gujarati) was appointed as the Bharatiya Janata Party president.
If Modi has so much respect for Bal Thackeray then why he has not involves him to save the alliance.