Shiv Sena chief Bal Thackeray is still in very critical condition and there is no improvement. Anxious crowd are waiting outside Balasaheb's residence Matoshree at Bandra, Mumbai where Balasaheb is fighting. Uddhav Thackeray told the crowd that "I have not lost hope." He further appealed to party activists to remain calm and maintain peace.
Special security arrangement is done arround Matoshree by Mumbai Police and other security agencies. More than 350 police personnel, plus the Rapid Action Force and other contingents are engaged for the security purpose at Matoshree , Bandra West. Indian president Pranab Mukherjee had a schedule to visit Maharastra from today. The schedule has been cancelled.
Shiv Sainiks are eagerly waiting outside Matoshree since last evening. Uddhav Thackeray is repeatadely conveying the condition of Bal Thackeray to them.