Family Dispute over Bal Thackeray’s property ends as Jaidev Thackeray withdraws his petition

Shiv Sena founder Bal Thackeray’s oldest son has not given a statement after withdrawing his petition from Bombay High Court


The long-pending fight between Shiv Sena President Uddhav Thackeray and his brother - Jaidev Thackeray - over their father’s property is finally over. The elder brother, Jaidev Thackeray, on Friday, withdraw his petition filed with Bombay High Court. 

Earlier in 2014, Jaidev challenged the property will be prepared in 2011 by Shiv Sena founder Bal Thackeray. However, as this happened, the only heir for Bal Thackeray’s will is his younger son, Uddhav Thackeray. 

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Earlier in 2012, after the death of Bal Thackeray, it was discovered through the will that Jaidev was not made heir to any of Bal Thackeray’s property. After which, Jaidev alleged that near to his death, Bal Thackeray was not mentally stable to prepare a will. 

However, Jaidev has not issued a statement regarding withdrawing his petition from the high court.