India, Aug. 14 -- Shiv Sena mouthpiece Saamana on Friday downplayed the public admonition of Ajit Pawar's son Parth by Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) chief Sharad Pawar, saying the young politician should take the rebuke as a blessing.

An editorial in Saamana, however, wondered if Parth was being used by someone to damage Maharashtra's "pride and identity" through the demand for a CBI probe in actor Sushant Singh Rajput's case.

The NCP president on Wednesday said he attached "absolutely no importance" to his grandnephew Parth's recent demand for the CBI probe into Rajput's death, and described the young leader as "immature".

Pawar said he had faith in Mumbai Police, but added he wouldn't oppose anyone wanting an investigation by the ...