Sheetal Mhatre, Abhishek Ghosalkar trade accusations, file FIRs
With a day left for the city to go to the polls, political tempers are at an all time high.
Congress candidate from the city's ward 1 has filed an FIR with the MHB police station, charging Shiv Sena workers with drunken abuse. She also said that the Sena workers called citizens to the temporarily set up Sena office in Ganpat Patil nagar around 3 am on Sunday and threatened them. She added that she was followed on her way back home.
The police have taken two persons in custody from the Shiv Sena office in Ganpat Patil Nagar. Not to be outdone, incumbent corporator, Shiv Sena's Abhishek Ghosalkar filed another FIR against Sheetal Mhatre, alleging that her party workers beat up his men. Ghosalkar's wife Tejaswi is contesting the seat from ward one.