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Raj Thackeray booked for instigating violence

Mumbai: The Pune Rural police has registered two FIRs against MNS chief Raj Thackeray for allegedlyinstigating his party workers to ransack toll plazas at Khed-Shivapur on the Pune-Bangalore highway and at Manjari on the Pune-Solapur
India TV News Desk January 29, 2014 12:18 IST
India TV News Desk
Mumbai: The Pune Rural police has registered two FIRs against MNS chief Raj Thackeray for allegedlyinstigating his party workers to ransack toll plazas at Khed-Shivapur on the Pune-Bangalore highway and at Manjari on the Pune-Solapur highway.

The attacks on toll booths run by the government or authorised private agencies were launched Sunday night in at least eight cities across the state.

Over the past few days, more than 70 political activists have been taken into custody.

Yesterday, Mumbai police detained at least 25 MNS activists after they vandalised a toll booth at the Rajiv Gandhi Bandra-Worli sea link.

Thackeray  may visit Pune today for an important meeting with some corporators.

Reports also claim that Raj Thackeray may face an arrest if he will be find in Pune today.