Why is Imam Siddique in awe of Balasaheb Thackeray?

Bigg Boss 6 contestant Imam Siddhique revealed that he admires Balasaheb Thackeray. In a recent interview, he shared an interesting anecdote of how the late politician came up to him and complimented him for a performance

“I will never forget the day when I was giving a performance of Ardh Narishwar on stage and Balasaheb Thackeray was the chief guest. After the show, he broke the security cordon, walked up to me and said, “Tuzha nritya baghun mala prerna milaali! (Your dance was inspirational).Since then, I have felt a deep emotional connect with him. I admired Balasaheb and his forthright manner! In fact, inside the house, I was extremely restless once and got into myriad pangas with everyone. And when I came out of the house, I learnt that Balasaheb was cremated that day. I guess, my heart knew that something was terribly wrong!”

– Imam Siddique

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