Mumbai: Controversy continues in Maharashtra about renaming Aurangabad metropolis. In the meantime, Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray has demanded a notification to vary the identify of Aurangabad airport to Chhatrapati Sambhaji Maharaj Airport on the earliest. CM Thackeray has additionally requested the Central Authorities for this. CM Thackeray has written a letter to Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri, looking for this.
On this letter written to Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri, Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray knowledgeable in regards to the resolution of the state cupboard associated to renaming Aurangabad airport after Chhatrapati Sambhaji Maharaj. Sambhaji was the son of Maratha ruler Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj. Together with this, a notification has been issued within the letter concerning this. On the similar time, the choice to vary the identify of Aurangabad metropolis is being opposed by Shiv Sena’s ally Congress in Maharashtra.
The NCP and Congress are concerned in a coalition authorities with the Shiv Sena in Maharashtra. On the similar time, Shiv Sena has been demanding to vary the identify of Aurangabad metropolis to Sambhajinagar for a very long time. Nonetheless, the Congress has mentioned that it’s in opposition to any such transfer. Congress chief Sanjay Nirupam warned the Shiv Sena that the Shiv Sena mustn’t impose its Angela or else the Congress get together would strongly oppose it.
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Let me inform you that in 1995, when the coalition authorities of Shiv Sena and BJP got here to energy in Maharashtra, then the proposal of Chief Minister Manohar Joshi’s cupboard to vary the identify of Aurangabad to Sambhajinagar was handed, however that proposal was challenged within the courtroom. The case first went to the Excessive Courtroom, then to the Supreme Courtroom. On the similar time, earlier than the courtroom gave any resolution, there was a change of energy in Maharashtra. After which this matter acquired caught.
Maharashtra: Congress objected to altering the identify of Aurangabad to Sambhajinagar, than the Shiv Sena