Ashok Gajapathi Raju Wiki, Biography, Age, Family, Education, Career, Profession and more

Ashok Gajapathi Raju Wiki and Biography: Ashok Gajapathi Raju is an Indian Politician and the former Union Minister for Civil Aviation in the Narendra Modi Government. He is the Scion of Royal Family of Vizayanagaram princely state. He is the younger son of the last Maharaja of Vizianagaram.

Ashok Gajapathi Raju Wiki and Biography

Ashok Gajapathi Raju Wiki: Age, Family, Education, Political Career, Profession, Net Worth, Controversies

Real Name Ashok Gajapathi Raju Pusapati
Nick Name Ashok Gajapathi Raju
Profession Politician and Agriculturist
Famous For Politics
Wife Name P. Suneela Gajapathi Raju
Physical Status
Age 70Years
Height 5”8(Approx.)
Weight 70Kgs(Approx.)
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black
Personal Information
Date of Birth 26th June 1951
Birth Place Chennai, Tamil Nadu
Zodiac Sign Cancer
Nationality Indian
School Name NA
College Name NA
Qualifications 10th pass
Family Profile
Father Name P. Vijayarama Gajapathi Raju
Mother Name Kusum Madagavkar
Siblings NA
Career Politician
Source of Income Government Salary
Appeared In Politics
Net Worth Salary 4Crores+(Approx.)

Ashok Gajapathi Biography

Ashok Gajapathi Raju Personal Life

Ashok Gajapathi Raju comes from the Pusapati Royal Family, He is the son of Maharaja Pusapati Vijayarama Gajapathi Raju, The last Maharaja. His family is known for its Philanthropy through its temples that include the famous Simhachalam temple and the Maharaja Alak Narayana Society for Arts and Sciences which runs a number of Education Institutions.

Ashok Gajapathi Raju Education

Ashok Gajapathi Raju comes from the Pusapati Royal Family. He was educated at Scindia School Gwalior, Hyderabad Public School, Vishakapatnam. His father Pusapati Vijayarama Gajapati Raju and his brother Pusapati Ananda Gajapathi Raju were also Indian Parliamentarians and ministers in the state government. He is a former president of Andhra Cricket Association.

Ashok Gajapathi Raju Political Career

He won the Vizianagaram Vidhan Sabha Constituency for the first time as Janata party candidate. He joined the TDP when it was formed in 1982 and won the state assembly elections in 1983, 1985, 1989, 1994, 1999, and 2009. He won the 2014 Indian general election to the 16th Lok Sabha, He was the Union Minister for Civil Aviation in the National Democratic Alliance Cabinet.

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