People from Gandhi Nagar in Worli, where Shiv Sena scion Aaditya Thackeray is making his electoral debut, and several housing societies in Panvel say they plan to boycott the October 21 elections after being neglected by politicians.
At least three residential complexes in the western suburbs of Jogeshwari-Vikhroli Link Road in Mumbai have launched a campaign to boycott the assembly polls and put up posters with the message, ‘No Solution, No Vote’.
Raj Thackeray was summoned by the ED, which is investigating money-laundering allegations of the IL&FS group in Kohinoor CTNL, a company formed by Unmesh Joshi — son of Shiv Sena leader and former Maharashtra chief minister Manohar Joshi.
The BMC has stated that the Maharashtra Chief Minister's official bungalow is yet to pay water bills amounting to Rs 7,44,981 in water bills. 18 other Maharashtra ministers have also been named in the list of defaulters.