Pune. Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray visited the Shivneri Fort in Junnar tehsil of Pune district on Friday to pay tribute to Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj on his birth anniversary. Shivaji Maharaj was born in 1630 at Shivneri Fort. In view of the Corona virus epidemic, the district administration has requested people not to rush to Shivneri on the birth anniversary of Maratha warrior Shivaji Maharaj.
Thackeray went to Shivneri Fort in the morning where he paid tribute to Shivaji Maharaj and his mother Jijabai. The Chief Minister attended many events including ‘Cradle Ceremony’ at the fort. Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar was also present on the occasion.