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Anand Dighe

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Occupation  Shiv Sena Leader
Party  Shiv Sena
Died  August 26, 2001, Thane
Role  Political leader
Name  Anand Dighe

Anand Dighe Oil Painting Of Dharmaveer Anand Dighe Saheb
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Shiv Sena Youth leader Pravin Mhatre organises Dharmaveer Anand Dighe Chasak 2016 cricket

Dharmaveer Anand Chintamani Dighe was a senior Shiv Sena party leader and Thane district Unit chief of Shiv Sena party.


Anand Dighe Anand Dighe 3 Flickr Photo Sharing

When he died of a heart attack in August 2001, his irate supporters burned the Sunitidevi Singhania Hospital in Thane, where he died.

Anand Dighe Anand Dighe 1 Flickr Photo Sharing

Dighe was a muscleman, considered powerful in Thane. He was accused in the murder of Shiv Sena party member Sridhar Khopkar, who had allegedly voted for Congress in 1989. Dighe was arrested under TADA and was out on bail. The case continued till his death.

Anand Dighe Thane

Dharmaveer Anand Dighe Saheb | धर्मवीर आनंद दिघे साहेब

Notable work/achievements

Anand Dighe rediffcom The Sena Loses a Strongman
  1. He was affectionately known as Dharmaveer.
  2. He was a grass-roots leader with a large fan base.
  3. He used to hold a daily Durbar to hear out/resolve issues faced by Thane citizens along with Shiv Sena party workers from his Tembhi Naka residence.


Anand Dighe Wikipedia