Raj Thackrey

Date Of Birth : 1968-06-14
Occupation : Politician
Raj Shrikant Thackeray (born 14 June 1968) is the founder and president of the right-wing Marathi ethnocentric regional political party, the Maharashtra Navnirman Sena in the state of Maharashtra, India. He is the nephew of Shiv Sena chief Bal Thackeray, and a cousin of the current Shiv Sena Executive President Uddhav Thackeray. Raj was born on 14 June 1968 in a Marathi Kayastha (CKP) family to Shrikant Thackeray (younger brother of Bal Thackeray) and Kunda Thackeray . Raj’s father Shrikant Thackeray was a musician, cartoonist and was also well versed in the language of Urdu. He studied in Balmohan Vidyamandir, Mumbai and graduated from the esteemed Sir Jamsetjee Jeejebhoy School of Art, Mumbai. As a child he learnt the Tabla, the Guitar and the Violin. He had a keen sense of music. He also loved drawing which later turned into a passion for drawing cartoons. He used...
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Rishi Rathore
Rishi Rathore and commented on the discussion by Gayatri Goswami
on Apr 02, 2013 , 10:51 pm
Gayatri Goswami - Does Shiv Sena breed ‘gundas’?
One careless comment from Raj Thackeray and his party workers will go on a destruction spree. He said that the state is diverting water meant for irrigation and drinking to private firms like Indiabulls. Reportedly, as many as 15 unidentified more »
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Ravi R
Ravi R posted the Blog
on Feb 13, 2010 , 06:25 pm
Thackreys : Thekedar of Mumbai
I dont understand how these thackreys do relate all these ongoing controversies with 26/11 Attack..what it has got to do with Mumbai Attack and what is this cry over "Marathi-Manoos & other manoos"...whoever lost their lives in the attack are all human being and being an Indian,anyday  anytime i will stand for them but this matter isnt related to that. And i wonder why such  intelligent and educated Marathi Manoos keep talkin such things. Do you think that this Thackrey is doing all this only more »
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Shirish Jambhorkar
Shirish Jambhorkar posted the Blog
on Jun 18, 2009 , 05:03 pm
Raj Thackre Interview - by Shakti Salgaokar
People fear him, people love him. People find him unreasonable and yet for many he is the reason. Certain sections of the media hate him, but can’t stop talking about him. The man is full of contrasts and hence an enigma. His controversial stand on things has been a topic of much discussion and yet, his perspective is misunderstood. So on a busy Sunday afternoon, I settle down to ask Raj Thackeray the questions that have plagued my mind. Adrenaline flows freely as a bunch of people are more »
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Khalid Aamir
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on Dec 17, 2012 , 07:45 am
Khalid Aamir
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on Dec 17, 2012 , 07:45 am
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