19 September, 2020

But 61% feel Sena is blame-free

SOFRES-MODE Poll in Mumbai

But 61% feel Sena is blame-free
The poll, conducted on the streets of Mumbai on August 11-12 and covering 409 respondents, has some startling findings. Though 42 per cent feel Justice Srikrshna's report reflects the truth, 65 per cent say there is no need to dismiss the Manohar Joshi government; while 54 per cent feel that Sena government hasn't done the right thing by rubbishing the Commission's findings, 60 per cent say no legal proceedings should be initiated against the prime accused, Sena supremo Bal Thackeray.

Should legal proceedings be initiated against Bal Thackeray who has been indicted by the Commission?
Yes — 33%; No — 60%; Can't Say — 7%

Do you think the Shiv Sena was responsible for the 1993 riots in Bombay?
Yes — 31%; No — 61%; Can't say — 8%

Should the Manohar Joshi government in Maharashtra be dismissed?
Yes — 31%; No — 65%; Can't say — 4%

Do you think the Srikrishna Commission report is biased against Hinds?
Yes — 44%; No — 53%; Can't say — 3%

Has the Sena done the right thing by dismissing the report?
Yes —...



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