Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi [ Images ] on Tuesday called on Shiv Sena [ Images ] executive president Uddhav Thackeray [ Images ] to offer condolences on passing away of his father and Sena supremo Bal Thackeray [ Images ].
Modi was with the family at their residence Matoshree in Mumbai's [ Images ] suburban Bandra for 40 minutes. Leader of Opposition in Legislative Council Vinod Tawde and Mumbai Bharatiya Janata Party [ Images ] president Raj Purohit accompanied Modi.
Modi spoke to Maharashtra [ Images ] Navnirman Sena chief and Bal Thackeray's nephew Raj Thackeray [ Images ] over phone to offer his condolences.
Earlier, late BJP leader Pramod Mahajan's [ Images ] family including wife Rekha [ Images ], daughter Poonam and son Rahul called on the Thackerays.
Image: Gujarat CM Narendra Modi garlands the potrait of Shiv Sena supremo Bal Thackeray at Matoshree in Bandra | Photograph: Sahil Salvi