Aaditya Thackeray, senior Sena leaders meet Maha governor

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Mumbai: Yuva Sena chief and newly elected MLA  Aaditya Thackeray leaves after the announcement of Eknath Shinde as party legislative leader, in Mumbai, Thursday, Oct. 31, 2019. Sena sources said party chief and Aaditya's father Uddhav Thackeray was not keen to appoint his son as the head of the Sena's legislative unit. (PTI Photo)

Mumbai: Yuva Sena chief and newly elected MLA Aaditya Thackeray leaves after the announcement of Eknath Shinde as party legislative leader, in Mumbai, Thursday, Oct. 31, 2019. Sena sources said party chief and Aaditya’s father Uddhav Thackeray was not keen to appoint his son as the head of the Sena’s legislative unit. (PTI Photo)

A delegation of Shiv Sena leaders, including MLA Aditya Thackeray, on Thursday, met Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari at the Raj Bhavan here.

A Sena leader said the delegation sought prompt financial aid for farmers hit by untimely rains.

Others in the delegation included Maharashtra minister Eknath Shinde, who was earlier in the day elected the party leader in the state legislature.

At the party meeting, Shinde’s candidature was proposed by Aaditya Thackeray, whose name was also doing the rounds for the post.

The election was announced at the meeting of the newly-elected Sena MLAs at party office Sena Bhawan in Dadar area.

(PTI)