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Thackeray turns down BJP's dinner invite

June 22, 2004 15:22 IST

Shiv Sena chief Bal Thackeray has rejected an invitation to have dinner with top leaders of the Bharatiya Janata Party, including former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee.

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The dinner meeting was supposed to take place on Tuesday night at a five-star hotel in suburban Andheri in Mumbai.

Thackeray told a TV channel that he would not like to discuss politics with Vajpayee and other senior BJP leaders over dinner. "I wish to talk to Vajpayeeji alone, and if requiredI would visit him in Delhi and discuss." Thackeray said.

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Sub: It was rude for him to reject.

Had the NDA been re-installed would this cartoonist turned politician turned chief of SS have still opted to reject the invitation ? He is now ...

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