In a sarcastic take on PM Modi, the Sena said he seems disturbed over the state of affairs in the country while presenting his monthly radio programme 'Mann Ki Baat'.  "One man is taking so much trouble to take away the pains of common man. He is fighting corruption, economic difficulties, unemployment, inflation, terrorism, political opponents and loud mouths from his own party," Shiv Sena said in an editorial in party mouthpiece Saamana.

"In the middle of this he is on foreign tours and finishing off pending work and then coming back to solve the problems of common man. He (PM Modi) has also taken the burden of Bihar election on himself," it quipped.

"What more can the government do for poor people?" the Shiv Sena taunted while referring to PM Modi's announcement of government launching gold coins bearing the Ashok Chakra.

The Shiv Sena taunt came a day after its chief Uddhav Thackeray took a dig at  PM Modi's 'Mann ki Baat" programme, saying the party (BJP) needs to understand what is in people's mind.

Addressing an election rally last night in Kalyan where Shiv Sena and BJP are contesting the municipal elections separately, Thackeray said that "Instead of telling your 'Mann Ki Baat' to people, the party (BJP) needs to understand what is in the minds of the public".

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