Mumbai, Oct. 23 -- A sarcastic editorial in Shiv Sena mouthpiece Saamana said that Prime Minister (PM) Narendra Modi's address to the nation on Tuesday was the best in the past seven-eight months. It said that the PM spoke like a "concerned guardian" and the address was on a "spiritual level". It further added that Modi had a "radiant glow" on his face which would take away all the nation's problems.

"The seven-eight minutes that he spoke about Covid-19 was the best address in the past seven-eight months...Modi's speech was that of a concerned guardian... He came, he spoke. White beard, radiant face. This radiance will remove the darkness of challenges we are facing," the editorial published on Thursday read.

The editorial added that PM M...