Mumbai, Nov. 2 -- The Shiv Sena on Tuesday took potshots at Prime Minister Narendra Modi for not masking up during his visit to Rome, Italy, for the G20 Summit and while meeting the other heads of states. An editorial in party mouthpiece Saamana also mocked the PM for throwing a coin in Rome's iconic Trevi fountain.

The editorial said that because Modi did not wear a mask during his foreign visit, the pace of immunisation against Covid-19 in the country dropped.

"Except Modi, all the leaders of the countries had worn masks during the G20 summit. Modi was the only one roaming in this manner. He did not wear a mask when he met [US President] Joe Biden and French President [Emmanuel Macron]. This has led to a lot of criticism, but for 'bha...