Doctors are treating 86-year-old and kept him on life support, while on other hand his son Uddhav Thackeray has said that Balasaheb has a very strong will. "Balasaheb has strong willpower. We will come out of this problem. Don't trust rumours. Make peace. We are hopeful. You should be hopeful as well. Let's pray for Balasaheb," he told media.
Many film personalities, including Amitabh Bachchan and his son Abhishek visited the Sena chief. Bachchan later tweeted: “Balasaheb Thackeray: a fighter all his life, fights his life !! Prayers needed now!"
BJP leader Gopinath Munde visited Matoshree earlier on Thursday. He told the waiting media that Bal Thackeray was doing well. "I saw Balasaheb and also met Uddhav and the Thackeray family. Balasaheb is doing well," Munde said, as reported by IBN.