Shiv Sena members offering tributes to Sena chief Balasaheb Thackeray at GPO in Lucknow-PTI

Shiv Sena members offering tributes to Sena chief Balasaheb Thackeray at GPO in Lucknow-PTI

Shiv Sena members offering tributes to Sena chief Balasaheb Thackeray at GPO in Lucknow-PTI

Now that the protests are fizzling out, it’s worth asking what exactly they managed to accomplish. I see two major effects.