Watch | The rise of Uddhav Thackeray

The Shiv Sena leader is the 18th Chief Minister of Maharashtra

Updated - November 29, 2019 10:32 am IST

Published - November 28, 2019 06:24 pm IST

Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray has been sworn in as the 18th Chief Minister of Maharashtra. He will lead the Shiv Sena-Nationalist Congress Party-Congress alliance government, called Maha Vikas Aghadi, in Maharashtra.

Born on 27 July 1960, he took charge of the party after his father passed away in 2012. He started his political journey when he began handling the daily business of the Shiv Sena's mouthpiece Saamna .

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