Aaditya Thackeray meets and invites Sonia, Manmohan to Uddhav swearing-in

Aaditya Thackeray met Congress President Sonia Gandhi to invite her to Uddhav Thackeray' swearing-in

Shiv Sena leader Aaditya Thackeray on Wednesday night separately met Congress president Sonia Gandhi and former prime minister Manmohan Singh and invited them for Uddhav Thackeray's swearing-in as Maharashtra Chief Minister.

Aaditya Thackeray had a brief meeting with Gandhi at her 10 Janpath residence. The Congress tweeted a photo of the two leaders from its official Twitter handle.

He invited Gandhi for Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray's swearing-in that will take place at 6:40 pm at Shivaji Park in central Mumbai on Thursday.

From Gandhi's residence, Aaditya Thackeray reached Singh's residence and invited the former prime minister for the swearing-in ceremony of his father.

He told reporters that he met the two senior Congress leaders and sought their blessings.


Aaditya Thackeray with former PM Manmohan Singh

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