José Saramago Ka Baap

José Saramago is known for his long sentences. But even he would surely have had a tough time matching Pramod Navalkar:

Once when the chairperson of the State Legislative Council asked [Navalkar] to end his speech with one last sentence, Navalkar delivered the sentence in one hour. This reflected his outstanding command over the Marathi language. [Mid Day.]

This is apparently praiseworthy. Heh.