Aaditya Thackeray is the son of Uddhav Thackeray , leader and Chairperson of the Shiv Sena, and grandson of Balasaheb Thackeray. He is currently head of the Yuva Sena - the youth wing of Shiv Sena.
Aaditya established the Yuva Sena on 17th October, 2010 and it has units across Maharashtra, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Kerala, Bihar and Jammu & Kashmir.
His first book of poems, 'My Thoughts in White and Black', was published in 2007. The following year, he turned lyricist and released a private album 'Ummeed', for which he wrote all the eight songs