Profession: Indian Politician
Brother of Mayawati
Father of Mayawati
Mother of Mayawati
Favourite Politician of Mayawati
Major Controversies of Mayawati
In 2002, CBI filed an FIR against her for financial irregularities in Taj Corridor Case.
In 2007-2008, she had to face CBI investigation in a disproportionate asset case.
She has been criticized for investing a huge sum of money for commissioning a number of statues including her own.
She has been criticized for the mismanagement of World Bank Fund.
She had to face WikiLeaks allegations in which she was criticized for employing food tasters for security and for sending a private jet to Mumbai to retrieve a pair of sandals.
In March 2019, the Supreme Court of India asked her to clarify the money spent on the elephant's statues and the statues of herself.
On 15 April 2019, The Election Commission of India (ECI) had put a 48-hour ban on BSP chief Mayawati for violation of the Model Code of Conduct (MCC). The Commission had found Mayawati appealing to Muslim voters for vote.
Information about Mayawati
she resigned from her post as party leader on 7 March 2012
Her father, Prabhu Das, was a post office employee at Badalpur, Gautam Buddha Nagar
Does Mayawati smoke?: Not Known
In 1993 Kanshi Ram formed a coalition with the Samajwadi Party and Mayawati became the Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh in 1995
Mayawati's tenure has attracted praise and criticism. Millions of Dalits view her as an icon, and refer to her as Behen-ji (sister)
She is the national president of the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP), which focuses on a platform of social change for Bahujans, more commonly known as Other Backward Classes, Muslim, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes
she was elected to the Rajya Sabha, the upper house of Indian parliament
Mayawati was born on 15 January 1956 at Shrimati Sucheta Kriplani Hospital, New Delhi to a Dalit family
She was Chief Minister briefly in 2000 and again in 2005, then from 2002 to 2003 and from 2007 to 2012
She was the first female Scheduled Caste Chief Minister in India. In 1997 and in 2002 she was Chief Minister with outside support from the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), the second time only for a year up to 26 August 2003 due to BJP withdrawing support
She has been praised for her fundraising efforts on behalf of her party and her birthdays have been widely celebrated by her supporters
Mayawati studied for her B.A. in 1975 at the Kalindi College, University of Delhi and later obtained her LLB University of Delhi
Mayawati's rise from humble beginnings has been called a "miracle of democracy" by P. V. Narasimha Rao
Does Mayawati drink alcohol?: Not Known
Mayawati is an Indian politician. She has served four separate terms as Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh