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    Book calling Tilak ‘father of terrorism’ is an insult: Pune Mayor

    Pune: Reacting to the incident where freedom fighter and prominent activist Bal Gangadhar Tilak, also known as Lokmanya Tilak, was mentioned as the ‘father of terrorism’ in a Class VIII book, Pune Mayor Mukta Tilak said that it was an insult to the freedom fighters who laid down their lives for the country. Mukta, who is the wife of Lokmanya Tilak’s great-grandson Shailesh Tilak, told ANI, “Lokmanya Tilak served the country for

  • Pune gets its first BJP Mayor

    Pune: Bhartiya Janata Party’s Mukta Tilka has been elected as mayor of Pune on Wednesday. Tilak will be 56th  mayor of Pune and will take over charge from Nationalist Congress Party’s Prashant Jagtap.