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Shiv Sena was appeared as an Indian Far-right regional political party, which was based upon the ideology of Hindu Nationalism and Pro-Marathi.

THE POWER OF MAHARASHTRA

 SHIV SENA

महापौर शिवसेनेचा; अन् नारा भाजपचा 
Shiv Sena was appeared as an Indian Far-right regional political party, which was based upon the ideology of Hindu Nationalism and Pro-Marathi. This party originally appeared from a movement in Mumbai demanding preferred treatment for Maharashtrians.

Formation days

Shiv Sena party was founded on 19th June, 1966 by Bal Thackrey and the members of the party called Shiv sainiks. The large numbers of Marathi youth attracted toward the publications of BAL Thackrey, when he started publishing the anti-migrants sentiments. Shiv Sena organization became involved in many attacks like pressuring employers to hire Marathis, attacks against South Indian Community and demolishing South Indian Restaurants.

Alliance with BJP

Shiv Sena party has been collaborated with Bharatiya Janta Party in the year of 1989 and continued their alliance for 25 years. This party is referred to as a Fascist party, Extremist party and as well as Chauvinist party. Shiv Sena was blamed for various incidents like, Communal Violence in Bhiwandi in the year 1970, again Bhiwandi-riots in the year 1984 and violence in Bombay-riots in the years of 1992-1993. Shiv Sena is now playing the role of Opposition Party after 2014 Assembly elections because after the break-up of the alliance of Shiv Sena and BJP, BJP won the elections and became the largest party in the year of 2014.

Formation days

Shiv Sena party was founded on 19th June, 1966 by Bal Thackrey and the members of the party called Shiv sainiks. The large numbers of Marathi youth attracted toward the publications of BAL Thackrey, when he started publishing the anti-migrants sentiments. Shiv Sena organization became involved in many attacks like pressuring employers to hire Marathis, attacks against South Indian Community and demolishing South Indian Restaurants.

Alliance with BJP

Shiv Sena party has been collaborated with Bharatiya Janta Party in the year of 1989 and continued their alliance for 25 years. This party is referred to as a Fascist party, Extremist party and as well as Chauvinist party. Shiv Sena was blamed for various incidents like, Communal Violence in Bhiwandi in the year 1970, again Bhiwandi-riots in the year 1984 and violence in Bombay-riots in the years of 1992-1993. Shiv Sena is now playing the role of Opposition Party after 2014 Assembly elections because after the break-up of the alliance of Shiv Sena and BJP, BJP won the elections and became the largest party in the year of 2014.

Leaders of Shiv Sena

Some Shiv Sena’s leaders who are party’s national executives also, are listed below:

  • Udhav Thackeray : He is the Chairperson and President of Shiv Sena. Udhav Thackeray, son of Bal Thackeray, became the Karyapramukh of the party after his father’s death.
  • Aditya Thackeray : He is Bal Thackeray’s grandson and the President of youth faction or Yuva Sena of Shiv Sena.
  • Anant Gangaram Geete: He is aMember of Parliament, Lok Sabha and represents Maharashtra’s Raigad constituency.

Anand Prakash Paranjpe : He is also aMember of Parliament, Lok Sabha and represents Maharashtra’s Kalyan constituencyt

Navnirman Sena’s formation

Bal Thackeray’s nephew Raj Thackrey left the party in December 2005, and later he developed another party named Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) and the recent leader of Shiv Sena is son of Bal Thackrey, Uddhav Thackrey. After this split, too many clashes occurred between the followers of Shiv Sena and Maharashtra Navnirman Sena.

Criticism and Activities

In the year of 1996, first and last live concert of Michael Jackson (America Pop Icon) was organized by Shiv Sena to get the hike in the funds for the business department of the party and help to generate the jobs for mostly all unemployed people of Maharashtra. There is a Guinness Book of World Records entry on the name of Shiv Sena for collecting Maximum blood in a day in the year of 2010. Actually Shiv Sena coordinated a Blood Donation Camp and collected more than 24000 bottles of Blood in a day.

In the year of 1996, first and last live concert of Michael Jackson (America Pop Icon) was organized by Shiv Sena to get the hike in the funds for the business department of the party and help to generate the jobs for mostly all unemployed people of Maharashtra. There is a Guinness Book of World Records entry on the name of Shiv Sena for collecting Maximum blood in a day in the year of 2010. Actually Shiv Sena coordinated a Blood Donation Camp and collected more than 24000 bottles of Blood in a day.

In Mumbai, Dharavi is the largest slum area of Asia, now Shiv Sena claims that their party played a central role in the liberation of 500,000 slum dwellers in Dharavi. Nonetheless, the free houses providing policy to the slum people had been controversial, since when the Shiv Sena- BJP government introduced this policy.

Shiv Sena followers flawed the cricket pitch of Agra Sport Stadium to stop the cricket match between India and Pakistan in December 2003. Shiv Sena was also involved in the various other activities like in the year of 2009, Shiv Sena followers attacked and diminished the offices of Marathi and Hindi TV news channels IBN-Lokmat and IBN7, which was based in Pune and Mumbai. In the year of 2005, again student followers of Shiv Sena, team named Bharatiya Vidyarthi Sena tried to forbid the One-Day International Cricket match of India-Pakistan which was going to happen in New Delhi.

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