Shivajirao Patil will continue as deputy leader of Shiv Sena, says party secretary after ‘Saamana’ report. India News – Times of India

Mumbai: Former MP Shivajirao Adhalrao Patil Shiva’s service continues Shiv Sena As its deputy leader, a party functionary said on Sunday, after a news report by Shiv Sena mouthpiece ‘Saamana’ said that Patil was not with the party.
“The news report in ‘Saamana’ was published inadvertently and Shivajirao Adhalrao Patil will continue to serve as deputy leader in the party,” Shiv Sena secretary Vinayak Raut said in a statement.
Patil is a former Shiv Sena MP from Shirur.
Last month, MLA Eknath Shinde had started a rebellion against the party. Most of the MLAs supported him, which led to the collapse of the Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA—which included Shiv Sena, NCP and NCP). CongressUddhav Thackeray-led government.
Shinde took oath as the 20th Chief Minister of the country on Thursday MaharashtraWhile BJP veterans Devendra Fadnavis Took oath as Deputy CM.
After stepping down from the post of CM, Thackeray removed Shinde from the post of ‘Shiv Sena leader’.