India, Oct. 10 -- The Worli Assembly constituency, one of the 10 constituencies in Mumbai, is in focus this election, with Shiv Sena leader Aaditya Thackeray, 29, making his political debut from here. This is the first time a member of the Thackeray family is contesting the elections.

His opponent is NCP's Suresh Mane, 59, a Dalit leader with a political career spanning three decades. Mane's nomination from the NCP came amid reports that the Sena had requested the party not to field a candidate from Worli, as it hopes to secure the seat for Thackeray with a margin of over one lakh votes.

The constituency includes areas of Worli Koliwada, Adarsh Nagar, Worli Naka, Mahalaxmi, and Lower Parel. The Sena chose this constituency, as it is con...