Arvind Kejriwal

Profession: Indian Politician

Brother of Arvind Kejriwal

Manoj (younger)- Software Engineer in IBM, Pune

Daughter of Arvind Kejriwal


Father of Arvind Kejriwal

Gobind Ram Kejriwal (Electrical Engineer)

Mother of Arvind Kejriwal

Gita Devi

Sister of Arvind Kejriwal

Ranjana (younger)- doctor in Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL), Haridwar

Son of Arvind Kejriwal


Wife/Spouse of Arvind Kejriwal

Sunita Kejriwal (IRS officer)

Favourite Actor of Arvind Kejriwal

Aamir Khan

Favourite Comedian of Arvind Kejriwal

Kapil Sharma

Favourite Foods of Arvind Kejriwal

Poori, Kachauri

Favourite Social Activist of Arvind Kejriwal

Anna Hazare

Awards, Honours, Achievements of Arvind Kejriwal

Ramon Magsaysay Award

Controversies of Arvind Kejriwal

4 charges related to Voluntarily causing hurt to discourage public servant from his duty (IPC Section-332)   5 charges related to Disobedience to order duly promulgated by public servant (IPC Section-188)   4 charges related to Obstructing public servant in discharge of public functions (IPC Section-186)   4 charges related to Assault or criminal force to deter public servant from discharge of his duty (IPC Section-353)   4 charges related to Acts done by several persons in furtherance of common intention (IPC Section-34)   On 13 August 2018, Kejriwal, Sisodia among 15 named accused in Delhi Chief Secretary 'assault' case   4 charges related to Defamation (IPC Section-499)   4 charges related to Punishment for Defamation (IPC Section-500)   4 charges related to Punishment for Rioting (IPC Section-147)   4 charges related to Every member of unlawful assembly guilty of offence committed in prosecution of common object (IPC Section-149)   3 charges related to Rioting, armed with deadly weapon (IPC Section-148)   2 charges related to Assaulting or obstructing public servant when suppressing riot, etc. (IPC Section-152)   2 charges related to Knowingly joining or continuing in assembly of five or more persons after it has been commanded to disperse (IPC Section-151)   1 charge related to Wantonly giving provocation with intent to cause riot-if rioting be committed-if not committed (IPC Section-153)   1 charge related to Joining or continuing in unlawful assembly, knowing it has been commanded to disperse (IPC Section-145)   1 charge related to wrongful restraint (IPC Section-341)  

Information about Arvind Kejriwal

His father was an electrical engineer who graduated from the Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra  Does Arvind Kejriwal smoke?: No  he is the national convener of the Aam Aadmi Party, which won the 2015 Delhi Assembly elections with a historic majority, obtaining 67 out of 70 assembly seats  Kejriwal is a graduate in Mechanical engineering from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kharagpur  Arvind Kejriwal is an Indian Politician and a former bureaucrat who is the current and 7th Chief Minister of Delhi since February 2015  Arvind Kejriwal was born in an upper middle-class educated family in Siwani, Bhiwani district, Haryana on 16 August 1968  he took office as the Chief Minister of Delhi on 28 December 2013  Kejriwal had worked in the Indian Revenue Service as a Joint Commissioner of Income Tax in New Delhi  Kejriwal was awarded the Ramon Magsaysay Award for Emergent Leadership in recognition of his involvement in the grassroots level movement Parivartan using right to information legislation in a campaign against corruption  He resigned 49 days later, on 14 February 2014, stating he did so because of his minority government's inability to pass his proposed anti-corruption legislation due to a lack of support from other political parties  On 14 February 2015, he was sworn in as Chief Minister for a second term after his party's victory in the Delhi Legislative Assembly election  He was also the Chief Minister of Delhi from December 2013 to February 2014, stepping down after 49 days of assuming power  he launched the Aam Aadmi Party, which won in the 2013 Delhi Legislative Assembly election  Does Arvind Kejriwal drink alcohol?: No  Kejriwal spent most of his childhood in north Indian towns such as Sonipat, Ghaziabad and Hisar  he donated his Magsaysay award money as a corpus fund to found the Public Cause Research Foundation, a non-governmental organisation (NGO). 

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