A Congress leader said the party will hold discussions with the NCP before they take a final call on supporting the Sena.
Aaditya, Uddhav Thackeray's son, won from Worli Assembly Constituency in the recent Assembly polls in the state.
Athawale asked the Sena to not insist on BJP to share the chief minister’s post for two-and-half years
Shiv Sena leaders meet Maha governor, Aaditya Thackeray says father Uddhav to take final call on govt formation
A Sena leader said the delegation sought prompt financial aid for farmers hit by untimely rains.
Sena youth wing chief Aaditya Thackeray proposed his name, which was seconded by senior MLA Pratap Sarnaik, party sources said.
On the day of the verdict, Aaditya Thackeray hardened Sena's stand, reminding the BJP of the 50:50 formula 'agreed-upon' between Amit Shah, Thackeray and Fadnavis ahead of the 2019 Lok Sabha polls.
Earlier this week Thackeray raised questions over whether the BJP or his party will get the chief minister's seat in the state.
The deliberations within the Sena are currently revolving around two options viz. to stay with BJP and increase stake in the government and to make Aaditya the CM with the help of Congress and NCP.
The Yuva Sena leader is now likely to make his party, which was rooted in the 'sons of the soil' agenda and later embraced the Hindutva ideology, more inclusive and broad-based.
The 29-year-old Yuva Sena chief, who is the first member from Thackeray family to contest an election, defeated his NCP rival Suresh Mane.
While Balasaheb Thackeray in the formative years thrived on the issue of Marathi pride, today his grandson Aaditya is seen using various Indian languages other than Marathi to attract voters.
Those in fray for the October 21 polls include family members of six former chief ministers and four former deputy chief ministers.
Send Metro officials to PoK to destroy terror camps rather than cutting trees: Aaditya Thackeray on Aarey row
In a series of tweets, the Shiv Sena leader also said that several environmentalists and even local Shiv Sena members tried to stop the tree felling.
In a veiled dig at Yuva Sena chief Aaditya Thackeray, the Nationalist Congress Party asked where were the 'fake environment lovers' when the hacking of trees began late Friday night.
Aaditya said he will contest from the Worli assembly segment in Mumbai. Shiv Sena's sitting MLA Sunil Shinde will vacate his place for Aaditya.