It said along with Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP chief Amit Shah, throats of even their party workers had turned hoarse while calling for a "Congress-free" country and condolences were being offered everyday to the nation's oldest party.
As soon as the Question Hour began after obituary references to 11 former MPs, members belonging to the Congress, Shiv Sena and AIADMK trooped into the well carrying banners and shouting slogans.
Sena spokesperson Neelam Gorhe said the Sena president had publicly announced his decision of not forging an alliance with the BJP and, thus, the question of seat sharing talks with the BJP does not arise.
Shiv Sena spokesperson and the party's Rajya Sabha lawmaker Sanjay Raut said the trends reflect that the BJP's victory chariot has been halted.
Patel, who had a run-in with the Centre over RBI's autonomy, resigned from his post earlier in the day with immediate effect.
Raj Thackeray’s December 2 address to North Indians in Mumbai had echoes of the Shiv Sena’s protest against South Indians in the past. The MNS leader conveniently did not talk about distress migration within Maharashtra.
Soldiers and policemen do not have any religion. Similarly, those in power should only focus on fulfilling their responsibilities, the Sena said in an editorial in party mouthpiece 'Saamana'.
The rally will be held in the pilgrim town of Pandharpur in Solapur district, Thackeray told reporters.
"All political elements were taken into confidence before providing reservation to Marathas," the party said in an editorial published in Saamana.
Fadnavis' reference to the sacred river came against the backdrop of the Uddhav Thackeray-led party's strong pitch for construction of a Ram temple in Ayodhya and his recent visit to the temple town in Uttar Pradesh.
Speaking to reporters after an hour-long discussion with Thackeray, senior BJP leader Patil said he has been meeting with state chiefs of all political parties to seek their support for the Bill.
A senior Bharatiya Janata Party leader also said that the Sena, which is its ally at the Centre and in Maharashtra, will remain its partner for the Maharashtra and the Lok Sabha polls due next year.
The Sena chief said that if the temple is not made perhaps this government will also not last but the temple will definitely be made
Maurya's remarks came a day after Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray asked the BJP-led NDA government to declare a date for the construction of the Ram temple
The Shiv Sena has recently been vocal in slamming the BJP over bringing a law to build the Ram Mandir
Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray is scheduled to visit Ayodhya on November 25 as part of his party's push to build a Ram temple there.
The government also said it was committed to provide reservation to the Dhangar (shepherd) community under the Scheduled Tribe (ST) category.
The Sena said NCP Maharashtra unit chief Jayant Patil has claimed the height of Shivaji's statue has been decreased to ensure that the 'Statue of Unity', dedicated to Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, remains the tallest.
Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray had described as "farce" the committee constituted by the state government to probe the killing of Avni.
He was speaking to reporters at an informal gathering Saturday in Ramgiri Bungalow in Nagpur.
Shiv Sena spokesperson Manisha Kayande had on Thursday slammed the note ban decision of the Centre and had claimed that "the situation after two years has become so bad that people are waiting to punish the PM".
The Uddhav Thackeray-led party, which is a partner in the BJP-led alliance in the state and Centre, also asked Fadnavis to explain in which areas, as per his claim, the state has reached number one position.
Fadnavis, whose government will complete four years in office on Wednesday, said the Sena understands the "political fact" that the two parties would suffer if they contest the polls separately as he said the coming together of Congress, NCP and others has "consolidated the opposition's vote bank".
Patil's statement is seen as the latest overture by his party to placate the Sena, which had announced to contest all future polls on its own strength.
The two parties had been long-time allies, fighting various elections together on the state and national levels for nearly three decades