Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray inaugurated the Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj statue near Mumbai airport at Vile Parle. All pics/Sayyad Sameer Abedi
The birth anniversary of the Maratha warrior king Chhatrapati Shivaji, as per the Hindu calender, was celebrated across Maharashtra on Wednesday.
According to Maharashtra state calendar, the birth of Maratha warrior Shivaji Maharaj is documented at February 19
Saffron-coloured flags, along with political posters and their flags, were put up across Mumbai.
Uddhav Thackeray garlands the bust of Shivaji Maharaj
Uddhav Thackeray pays tribute to the maratha warrior
The beautifully lit area
Maharashtra state has already planned a mid-sea Chhatrapati Shivaji memorial in Mumbai to honour the king
Flowers were showered on Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharj statue in Dadar