Recently, Eknath Shinde has taken an oath as Chief Minister of Maharashtra. He is the 20th CM and a wonderful politician so far. He was elected to the legislative assembly for the fourth time in a row.
What is the full name of Eknath Shinde?
Eknath Shinde is now the CM of Maharashtra. His full name is Eknath Sambhaji Shinde.
What is the date of birth of Eknath Shinde?
The date of birth of Eknath Shinde was February 9, 1964.
What is his birthplace and hometown?
His birthplace is in Jawali Taluka in Satara District, Maharashtra, and the same place is the hometown of Eknath Shinde.
What is the zodiac sign of Eknath Shinde?
Eknath Shinde zodiac sign is Aquarius.
Does Eknath Shinde have Indian citizenship?
Eknath Shinde has Indian citizenship.
What was the name of the school where Eknath Shinde studied?
After the birth of Shinde, his parents moved to Thane, where he did his schooling. Initially, Shinde attended Thane Municipal Corporation School, Kisan Nagar. Later, he joined Rajendra Pal Mangla Hindi high school, Thane.
He studied and graduated in arts from Yashvantrao Chavan Open University, Maharashtra. He complete his bachelor’s degree in 2014.
What are the physical stats of Eknath Shinde?
Eknath Shinde has black eyes and black hair.
What is the religion of Eknath Shinde?
He belongs to the Hindu religion and the Maratha family.
What is the net worth of Eknath Shinde?
In 2019 during the Assembly election, he stated to the election commission that he had 7.82 crores ($.99 million).
Let’s Talk About Some Of The Family Backgrounds Of The Eknath Shinde.
Eknath Shinde hails from a simple family. His parents left his hometown in search of employment and came to Thane, on the outskirts of the economic capital of India, Mumbai.
In his early days, Shinde was an auto rickshaw driver, and he was the only earner for his family. In other words, he was the bread and butter of his family. Her wife is Lata Eknath Shinde, and she manages a construction business.
It was a tragedy that took place in the Shinde family on June 2, 2000. His son Dipesh and daughter Shubhada died because of drowning in a lake near his native place in Maharashtra. That was a horrifying incident for him. He went into depression after it.
Anand Dighe was the person to support him, and he helped him overcome the incident. He has only one child named Dr. Shrikant Shinde, who has survived. By profession, Mr. Shrikant is an orthopedic surgeon. He elected as a Member of Parliament to the Lok Sabha. His constituency was Kalyan from 2014 to 2019.
His brother, Prakash Sambhaji Shinde, was a councilor of the Thane Municipal Corporation.
And his father, Sambhaji Navlu Shinde, a normal person, and his mother, Gangubai Sambhaji Shinde housewife, died on the 18th of April 2019.
Political Carrier of Eknath Shinde
There was a vital role for Anand Dighe in the journey of Shinde. Initially, he introduced Shinde to the Shiv Sena in the 1980s. Every youngster in those days wanted to be a part of the Shiv Sena, and Shinde was no exception.
He entered politics for the first time in 1997 when he was elected to Thane City Municipal Corporation as a corporator.
He was elected to the Municipal Corporation of Thane for the second time in 2004, after serving as its leader in 2001.
2004 was the turning point because he won MLA seats for the first time in his life. He was elected as a member of the Legislative Assembly of Maharashtra. The party chose the Thane district’s Shiv Sena leader for the following year.
In Maharashtra, he won Legislative elections in 2009, 2014, and 2019. For a few months in 2014, he was the leader of the opposition party he led.
When Shiv Sena came into power in 2019, the public health and family welfare department was given to Shinde. Later in the same year, the Urban Development and Public Works and Home Affairs (for some period) ministries were handled by him.
In 2020, the party decided to make Shinde Guardian Minister of Thane District.
30 June 2022: That is the historical day in Maharashtra State when an auto driver has been appointed as Chief Minister of the State.
It is a dream come true for him, but as we know, a great position comes with great responsibility. Shinde is a motivational person. He never had a setback.