In the year 1996 the ciliation govt of Bjp and shivsena resolved to construct memorial of Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj in the financial capital of the country and world famous city of Mumbai. The earlier govt of congress did not progressed much. But the present oliation govt obtained all the necessary permissions and started working on this ambitious project.  Shri Prashant Thakur President bjp appealed all at panvel to remain present And this auspious and historical occassion. he was speaking while flagging off the charriot rally from kille raigad to mumbai. Bjp workers collected pious soil and water from the various forts.Rally of  One such collection arrived from Kille Raigad  was welcomed at Panvel in the presence of large gathering of bjp workers.