THE RESPECT or honor is obtained by forcefully. it is not bad things. respect, politeness , humbleness , are good things. especially in politics the male leaders are touching the feet and the females are touched by them. there is no options because mightiest are worshiped by every where and every one. Thackerey is now a rising star so MP has touched his feet so it is not wrong.why we do respect to god, sisters, daughters ,if the are younger s then we touches their feet.ejoy MP SAHAB.