He also said that the Dadri lynching incident brought shame to the country, and not Sena's campaign against cultural or sporting ties with Pakistan. "If you can get along with (Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister) Mufti Mohammad Sayeed, then you should also listen to Shiv Sena," Uddhav said, addressing the Sena's traditional Dussehra rally at Shivaji Park in Dadar here yesterday.
    
Referring to speculation of Shiv Sena parting ways with BJP, which has criticised it over the Shahryar Khan and Sudheendra Kulkarni incidents, he said, "We know for how long to remain in power. Allow us to work, now that we are in power."
    
Ridiculing BJP on the Ayodhya issue, he said, "We have been hearing, "Mandir wahin banayenge... Lekin tareekh nahi batayenge (we have been hearing that temple will be built, but not when it will be built)."

Voicing a strong Hindu agenda of the Shiv Sena, Uddhav said, "If Hindu is going to be finished, will this country survive? Declare this country as Hindu Rashtra and implement common civil code, instead of searching in people's homes for beef," he said in a reference to the lynching of a 50-year-old man in Dadri in Uttar Pradesh over beef eating rumours.
    
“The country's image was maligned because of the Dadri lynching incident and not because of the ink attack on Kulkarni”, he said, referring to Shiv Sena's protest against the launch function of the book penned by former Pakistan foreign minister Khurshid Kasuri in Mumbai.

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