Maharashtra Navnirman Sena president Raj Thackeray on Friday chose to forego his birthday celebration this end of the week inferable from the Covid-19 situation.
In an open letter to his gathering laborers, Mr Thackeray mentioned his activists not to come and wish him by and by on the event of his birthday taking into account the Covid-19 pandemic.
“On June 14th, my birthday; we will not be able to meet up the way we do each year. The sole reason being, the current turbulent situation. So many people have lost their lives and many more are in anguish and suffering. There is no respite from this coronavirus pandemic. The entire atmosphere is gloomy and sombre… in such times, a birthday celebration doesn’t feel right,” he added
Correspondingly, his nephew and state bureau serve Aditya Thackeray‘s birthday falls tomorrow (on June 13) has likewise dropped his birthday festivity.
In a message to the Shiv Sainiks via web-based networking media, he stated,
“Wherever you are, you may convey your wishes and blessings to me… Avoid spending on hoardings, flowers, cakes, instead utilize it to help people suffering due to Covid-19 or donate it to the Chief Minister’s Relief Fund. That will truly make me happy… Please exercise all precautions and cooperate with the government.”