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Uddhav Thackeray

Uddhav Thackeray


Uddhav Thackeray was the chief minister of Maharashtra. He was the Chief of Shiv Sena party, moreover, he is the son of Bal Thackery, the Founder of Shiv Sena. He has been involved in election campaign since 2002. He also looked after the Hindu Marathi News daily. He has been overtly critical of Modi's tenure as Prime Minister. The Shiv Sena over the years has criticized several political moves made by BJP. They have been vociferous in their displeasure of BJP's alliance with PDP in Jammu and Kashmir. Interestingly an Uddhav Thakeray led Shiv Sena went in Maharashtra Assembly election in alliance with BJP but they split after the post election dispute over sharing of chief minister-ship. After a lot of political drama in the state, finally Udhhav Thackeray's Shiv Sena had managed to form a coalition government in the state with Sharad Pawar led Nationalist Congress Party and Sonia Gandhi led Indian National Congress. Recently, Uddhav resigned as Maharashtra Chief Minister and MLC on 29th June, 2022.

Personal Life

Full Name Uddhav Thackeray
Date of Birth 27 Jul 1960 (Age 62)
Place of Birth Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Party name Shiv Sena
Education 12th Pass, Higher Art Examination Diploma
Profession Politician
Father's Name Bal Keshav Thackeray
Mother's Name Mina Thackeray
Spouse's Name Rashmi Thackeray
Spouse's Profession Business
Children 2 Son(s)


Permanent address Mumbai, Maharashtra
Present address Mumbai, Maharashtra
Contact number NA
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Social Handles

Interesting Facts

Uddhav is an accomplished photographer. To his credit he has many successful photo exhibition of many Maharashtra forts.
Skirmishes between the party members, Uddhav Thackeray and his cousin Raj Thackeray led to the latter quitting the party to form his own party, the Maharashtra Navnirman Sena.

Political Timeline

  • 2022
    Uddhav Thackeray resigned as Maharashtra Chief Minister and MLC from the Shiv Sena party on 29th June, 2022.
  • 2003
    He was appointed as the party working president.
  • 2002
    His party won the Brihan Mumbai Municipal Corporation election.

Early Life

  • 2019
    Chief Minister, Maharashtra. Uddhav Thackeray became the first member of Thackeray family to occupy a berth in any government. He was sworn in as Maharashtra chief minister on 28 November, 2019.


Uddhav Thackeray's first photo-books Maharashtra Desh got published in year 2010 and another one named 'Pahava Vitthal' a photo book capturing the holy Pandharpur festival got published in 2011.
After Bala Saheb Thackeray, Uddhav was the editor in chief of Shiv Sena's mouth piece 'Samana' until 28 November, 2019.
Net Worth127.76 CRORE
Liabilities15.5 CRORE

Disclaimer: The information relating to the candidate is an archive based on the self-declared affidavit filed at the time of elections. The current status may be different. For the latest on the candidate kindly refer to the affidavit filed by the candidate with the Election Commission of India in the recent election.


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