Uddhav’s Ram temple call signals his eagerness to ally with the BJP for 2019
Uddhav Thackeray appears to have found himself a way out of the sticky spot he’d put himself in vis-à-vis the BJP. His two-day ‘pilgrimage’ to Ayodhya on November 24 and 25—wife Rashmi and son Aditya in tow—is widely being viewed as an indication that the Shiv Sena is once more eager and willing
to go with the BJP in the upcoming Lok Sabha elections.
Emulating leaders affiliated with the Sangh parivar, the Shiv Sena chief performed rituals on the banks of the Sarayu river; stopped by to visit holy men; before going to the disputed Ram Janmabhoomi site. All this to urge the BJP leadership
Uddhav Thackeray in Ayodhya, Nov. 24