Shiv Sena’s Kishori Pednekar elected as BMC Mayor
Shiv Sena leader Kishori Pednekar, 56, was formally elected the city’s 77th Mayor on Friday morning. Pednekar is a three-time corporator from Lower Parel in South Mumbai. Suhas Wadkar, also from the Sena, was elected deputy mayor of Mumbai. Pednekar and her new deputy Wadkar were elected unopposed since no other political parties had staked claim to the post.