NCP questions BJP over K’taka Dy CM’s remark on Mumbai

Mumbai, Jan 28 (Agency) The NCP on Thursday questioned the BJP whether it agrees with Karnataka Deputy Chief Minister’s demand to declare Mumbai a Union Territory. It may noted that Karnataka Deputy Chief Minister Laxman Sawdi has demanded that Mumbai be made a Union Territory.

In a press statement, state chief Spokesperson of NCP Mahesh Tapase asked whether the demand of BJP state president Chandrakant Patil and Leader of Opposition Devendra Fadnavis that Mumbai should become a Union Territory acceptable?. ‘Do you want to make Mumbai a Union Territory? Mahesh Tapase hopes that if you are with Maharashtra, you will reply to the Deputy Chief Minister of Karnataka,’ he asserted.