Uddhav Thackeray is the present Chief Minister of Maharashtra. Here is all that you need to know about this Indian politician.
Uddhav Bal Thackeray was born on the 27th of July, 1960, in Mumbai, Maharashtra. He is the president of the Marathi regional political party, Shiv Sena.
|Height (approx)||in centimetres- 175 cm|
in meter- 1.75 m
in feet & inches- 5’9”
|Eyes Colour||Darek Brown|
Thackeray did his schooling in Mumbai from Balmohan Vidyamandir. He did his graduation with photography as his main subject from Sir J.J. Institute of Applied Art in Mumbai.
|School||Balmohan Vidyamandir, Mumbai|
|Collage/ University||Sir J.J. Institute of Applied Art, Mumbai|
Uddhav Thackeray started his political career in the year 2002 as Shiv Sena’s campaign in-charge in the BMC. He was appointed as Shiv Sena’s working president the following year.
In the year 2006, he became the chief editor of the Marathi daily newspaper, Saamana. However, after becoming the Chief Minister of Maharashtra in 2019, he resigned from his post of chief editor.
He took oath as Maharashtra’s 19th Chief Minister after a brief period of political crisis despite never taking a constitutional post in his career. This was after he was elected as the president of Maha Vikas Aghadi, a newly formed state-level post-poll coalition.
In the year 2013, under Thackeray’s leadership, the Shiv Sena party joined the National Democratic Alliance government in Mumbai. He became the Chief Minister of Maharashtra on the 28th of November, 2019.
Family, Parents, Siblings
The politician is very fond of photography. He has published Pahava Vitthal and Maharashtra Desh, two photo-books capturing Maharashtra’s various aspects and the Warkaris.
On the 16th of July, 2012, the politician underwent an angioplasty to remove the three blockages in his arteries after he was admitted to Lilavati Hospital with chest pain.
SalaryUddhav Thackeray earns his salary as the serving chief minister of Maharashtra. He owns 24.14 crores INR and 37.93 crores INR of immovable and movable properties respectively.