Mumbai, Dec 4 (IBNS) Amid a row over construction of a Bal Thackeray memorial at Shivaji Park in Mumbai, the Brihan Mumbai Corporation (BMC) has sent a notice to the Shiv Sena to pull down a makeshift structure at the site in the park where the late Sena chief was cremated under special permission, media reports said.
According to reports in media, the BMC has asked the Sena to restore the ground to its original state since the permission was given only for cremation for one day.
The structure remained despite the permission being given for only one day.
Earlier, Shiv Sena working president Uddhav Thackeray has said that the row over a memorial of late Sena chief Bal Thackeray is unnecessary.
A controversy has been brewing over a memorial to Bal Thackeray in Mumbai´s Shivaji Park where he was cremated with the Sena supporters demanding a commemoration at the park itself.
Uddhav Thackeray in party mouthpiece Saamna said in an interview that the controversy is unnecessary at this stage.