Pandit Dhirendra Shastri, Peethadhish of Bageshwar Dham
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There has been an uproar over the statement made by Peethadhishwar Dhirendra Shastri of Bageshwar Dham regarding Sai Baba. The politics of Maharashtra has also heated up on this issue. Now Shiv Sena (Uddhav Thackeray faction) leader Rahul Kanal has written a letter to the police, demanding registration of an FIR against Peethadhishwar Dhirendra Shastri of Bageshwar Dham. Shiv Sena leader is angry with the remarks made by Dhirendra Shastri about Sai Baba.
Cabinet minister also expressed his displeasure with the statement of Dhirendra Shastri
Cabinet minister Radhakrishna Vikhe Patil, considered close to Maharashtra’s Deputy Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis, has also expressed strong objection to Dhirendra Shastri’s statement. He said that ‘what right does he (Dhirendra Shastri) have to question Baba? If he has to campaign for a particular religion or organization, he should do so within his four walls, but such irresponsible statements can lead to communal violence.
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