CM Uddhav Thackeray defends 'Maharashtra's son' in Sushant Singh Rajput case, indirectly slams Kangana Ranaut

Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray spoke about Sushant Singh Rajput case at a Dussehra rally on Sunday. Defending Mumbai police and his son Aaditya Thackeray, he stated that those crying for justice for Bihar’s son are indulging in character assassination of Maharashtra’s son, (Aaditya Thackeray) and the Mumbai police. According to a report on, CM Uddhav Thackeray further added, “A lot of mudslinging was on the government, on our family and even on Aaditya. However, since we were clean we didn’t have to worry.”

Also referring to Kangana Ranaut’s Tweet, wherein the actress had compared Mumbai to Pakistan Occupied Kashmir, CM Uddhav Thackeray stated, “Someone said Mumbai is like PoK… they come to Mumbai for work and then defame the city. This amounts to namak harami.”

He also spoke about drug abuse and added, “A narrative has been painted to show that the entire city and the state is a drug haven. Everyone here is a drug addict. Any attempt to defame Mumbai and the state will be dealt with strictly.”