Aurangabad/Mumbai, May 28 : Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on Thursday remembered Vinayak Damodar Savarkar on his 137th birth anniversary. Laying a wreath in front of Savarkar's image, the CM paid a tribute to the freedom fighter at his Matoshree residence.
Having traits of intense patriotism and excellent writing, Savarkar dedicated his life for the freedom struggle, the Chief Minister said, adding that he was a multi-faceted personality known as an effective orator, sensitive poet, playwright and historian.
He further remarked that ''Savarkar actively advocated a scientific approach for inculcating social reform and life of this great patriot will always be an inspiration to all of us.'' (UNI)