|Occupation Shiv Sena Leader|
Party Shiv Sena
Died August 26, 2001, Thane
|Role Political leader|
Name Anand Dighe
Similar Uddhav Thackeray , Eknath Shinde , Bal Thackeray
Shiv Sena Youth leader Pravin Mhatre organises Dharmaveer Anand Dighe Chasak 2016 cricket
- Shiv Sena Youth leader Pravin Mhatre organises Dharmaveer Anand Dighe Chasak 2016 cricket
- Dharmaveer Anand Dighe Saheb | धर्मवीर आनंद दिघे साहेब
- Notable work/achievements
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.
Dharmaveer Anand Dighe Saheb | धर्मवीर आनंद दिघे साहेब
- He was affectionately known as Dharmaveer.
- He was a grass-roots leader with a large fan base.
- 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.