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Family members of Indian Hindu nationalist Shiv Sena party leader Bal... News PhotoBal Thackeray,Family,Funeral,Gesturing,Hinduism,Horizontal,India,Leadership,Mumbai,Patriotism,People,Political Party,Politics,Shiv Sena,SupporterPhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPFamily members of Indian Hindu nationalist Shiv Sena party leader Bal Thackeray gestures to supporters during his funeral in Mumbai on November 18, 2012. Huge crowds gathered in Mumbai to witness the funeral procession of Bal Thackeray, chief of the Hindu nationalist Shiv Sena party and one of India's most divisive politicians. Thackeray, who called his followers 'Hindu warriors' and was widely accused of stoking ethnic and religious violence, died aged 86, triggering a virtual shutdown of the city. AFP PHOTO/STR (Photo credit should read STRDEL/AFP/Getty Images)