⌁ Smt. Rashmi Thackeray’s native place is Dabhol in the Konkan Region of Maharashtra. As a child, she was raised in Dombivli, a suburb near Mumbai.
⌁ She got married to Shivsena President Uddhav Thackeray on 13th December 1988. They have two sons Aditya and Tejas. Aaditya is active in politics & leads the Yuva Sena, the Shivsena’s youth wing. He was also elected to the 2019 Maharashtra Legislative Assembly.
⌁ While keeping a low profile in politics in the initial years after marriage, she has been seen on a few occasions on Party campaigns and activities since 2011 – 2012. She and her son Aditya are directors in a business firm – Como Stocks & Properties LLP.
⌁ With the arrival of Uddhav Thackeray as Chief Minister of Maharashtra in 2019, Rashmi Thackeray became ‘Mrs Mukhyamantri.’
– In March 2020, she took an additional role – becoming the Editor-in-Chief of ShivSena’s newspaper ‘Saamna.’ This post was earlier held by MP Sanjay Raut for many years.