Politics Uddhav Thackeray to expand cabinet today; Ajit Pawar could return as deputy CM Updated : December 30, 2019 09:06 AM IST On Monday, (December 30) around 36 ministers — including those of Cabinet Minister and Minister of State ranks — are likely to be inducted. According to the initial seat-sharing formula, the Shiv Sena would get 15 ministers apart from the Chief Minister, NCP 14 and Congress 12. NCP's Ajit Pawar, could bounce back as Deputy Chief Minister. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.