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PM Modi prays tribute to Bal Thackeray on his death anniversary

News Agencies | Updated on: 13 February 2017, 9:10 IST

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on 17 November, paid tribute to founder of Shiv Sena late Balasaheb Thackeray on his third death anniversary.

"Balasaheb Thackeray was committed to the well-being of people. He was widely admired by Karyakartas. Tributes to him on his Punya Tithi," Prime Minister Modi tweeted.

Bal Thackeray passed away on 17 November 2012 as a result of a cardiac arrest. Thackeray began his professional career as a cartoonist with a English daily and founded the Shiv Sena in 1966 with the intent of fighting for the rights of the natives of Maharashtra.

-ANI

First published: 17 November 2015, 3:07 IST
 
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