Clash Breaks Out Between Rival Shiv Sena Factions Over Control of Party Office

A clash broke out between two rival factions of the Shiv Sena party in Maharashtra, India.

The clash was over control of the party office in Mumbai.

The two factions are led by Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray and his cousin and former MP, Rajendra Shinde.

Supporters of both factions gathered outside the party office and began throwing stones and other objects at each other.

Police personnel was deployed to the scene to bring the situation under control.

Some party workers were injured in the clash and were taken to a nearby hospital for treatment.

The Shiv Sena party has been in power in Maharashtra since 2019, with Uddhav Thackeray serving as the Chief Minister.