Sharad Pawar

Profession: Indian Politician


Brother of Sharad Pawar

Pratap Govindrao Pawar

Daughter of Sharad Pawar

Supriya Sule

Father of Sharad Pawar

Govindrao Pawar

Mother of Sharad Pawar

Shardabai Pawar

Sister of Sharad Pawar

Saroj Patil

Wife of Sharad Pawar

Pratibhatai Pawar

Favourite Politician of Sharad Pawar

Yashwantrao Chavan (First Chief Minister of Maharashtra)

Controversies of Sharad Pawar

In 1992-93, then CM of Maharashtra Sudhakarrao Naik disclosed that Pawar asked him to "go easy on Pappu Kalani", a well-known criminal-turned-politician.   Pawar is also alleged to have close links with the underworld don Dawood Ibrahim through Dawood's henchman Lakhan Singh who was also a suspect in the 2G spectrum scam.   In 2007, BJP alleged that Pawar was involved in a multi-crore scam involving wheat imports.   In 2011, Sharad Pawar declared his assets to be worth US$2.7 million, but the critics claimed that his wealth far exceeded the stated amount.   Former corporate lobbyist Nira Radia told the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) that Pawar might have spoken with former telecom minister A. Raja about the allocation of spectrum and license to Swan Telecom.   After attending a literary function in November 2011, Pawar was smacked by a youth named Harvinder Singh for his involvement in Corruptions.  

Information about Sharad Pawar

In 1950s he was instrumental in setting up cooperative sugar mills in the Baramati region  He holds a position of prominence in politics of India as well as the regional politics of Maharashtra  Pawar served as the Chairman of the Board of Control for Cricket in India BCCI from 2005 to 2008 and as the president of the International Cricket Council from 2010 to 2012  He is the patriarch of a political family that includes his daughter as well his nephew and other members of his extended family  Shardabai Pawar was also elected to the district local board three times between 1937 and 1952 and also looked after the family farm at Katewadi, ten kilometres from Baramati  He is president of the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP), which he founded in 1999, after separating from the Indian National Congress  Pawar comes from the town of Baramati in the Pune district of Maharashtra  he stepped down as the President of Mumbai Cricket Association  He also managed a students hostel in the 1940s  During his long career,Pawar has served as the Chief Minister of Maharashtra on three occasions and held the posts of Minister of Defence and Minister of Agriculture in the Government of India.  Sharad Pawar is one of eleven children born to Govindrao Pawar, and his wife, Shardabai Pawar  he was re-elected as president of the Mumbai Cricket Association, a position he held from 2001 to 2010 and in 2012  Sharad Pawar is an Indian politician from Maharashtra with over 50 years of public service  He leads the NCP delegation in the Rajya Sabha, the upper chamber of indian parliament  Does Sharad Pawar drink alcohol?: Not Known  Does Sharad Pawar smoke?: Not Known 


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