Mumbai Tense as Shiv Sena’s Bal Thackeray ‘Critical’ at Home

Mumbai Tense as Shiv Sena’s Bal Thackeray ‘Critical’ at Home

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Supporters of ailing Mumbai politician Bal Thackeray chant slogans outside his Mumbai home. Thackeray, 86, is a Hindu-nationalist politician whose party campaigns against migrant workers and western cultural imports in Mumbai and the Indian state of Maharashtra.