BJP candidate Ganesh Naik joined BJP youth leader Sandeep Naik to visit more than 50 Navratri Mandals across Airoli constituency. The father son duo were seen seeking blessings of the Goddess as they hopped mandal to mandal of their own corporators, party workers, Shiv Sena and BJP corporators and Bengali Association.
“USUALLY SONS ARE SUCCESSORS, BUT SANDEEP NAIK MADE ME HIS SUCCESSOR” : GANESH NAIK
At Anant Sutar’s Shiv Premi Mitra Mandal, sentiments of Ganesh Naik and Sandeep Naik’s father son relationship ran high. In his address, Anant Sutar referred media reports that sang praises of Sandeep Naik for sacrificing his constituency to ensure his father contested these elections. Anant Sutar said that Sandeep Naik has played the role of Kalyug’s Shravan and assured Ganesh Naik that they would work with Sandeep Naik for Ganesh Naik’s victory from Airoli. It was in response to this that an emotional Ganesh Naik said that Globally, sons succeed their fathers but this time a father became a son’s successor.
“AIROLI HAS ELECTED ME THRICE TO VIDHAN SABHA” : GANESH NAIK
Ganesh Naik went on to share that Airoli has elected him thrice to Vidhan Sabha as it was a part of his old constituency. He added that citizens of Navi Mumbai had made the city what it is while referring to the two terms Sandeep Naik won from Airoli.
“I DID NOT WANT TO CONTEST ELECTIONS BUT I FEEL PEOPLE’S WISH FULFILLED” : GANESH NAIK
Referring to being denied a ticket from BJP party in these polls, Ganesh Naik said that he did not want to contest elections. However, he believes that peoples’ wishes were granted as he contested.
“SANDEEP NAIK WILL CONTINUE TO LOOK AFTER PEOPLE’S WORK IN AIROLI CONSTITUENCY”
Ganesh Naik will be MLA from Airoli but he is aware that bigger responsibilities will lie on his shoulder and the toughest one being making BJP a force to reckon with in Navi Mumbai, Thane and nearby region and this challenge will begin with NMMC Polls 2020. Hence, he made it public that the people’s work of Airoli constituency will continue to remain in the hands of its former two times MLA Sandeep Naik.
The MIDC & CIDCO PAP Kruti Sangh declared their support to Ganesh Naik on the occasion. Sandeep Naik and Ganesh Naik visited Navratri Mandals across Airoli, Gothivali, Ghansoli & Koperkhairane. Speaking to NMTV, Ganesh Naik said that he prayed for humanity and well-being of hard-working party workers.