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Vijay Rupani Biography
Vijay Ramniklal Rupani is chief minister of Gujarat serve his duty since 7 August 2016. He is Indian politician working since longtime under the Bharatiya Janata Party. He is member of the Gujarat Legislative Assembly (Dharasabhya) representing West Zone of Rajkot.
Current prime minister of Gujarat Vijay Rupani was born on 2 August 1956 in Rangoon, Burma (now Yangon, Myanmar). He is 62 years old as on 2019. When Vijay Rupani was 4 year old, his family was moved from Burma to Rajkot due to political instability in Burma.
Vijay Rupani Age, Date of Birth (DOB)
He is 62 years old was born on 2 August 1956 at Yangon, Myanmar (Burma). His zodiac sign is Cancer.
|Real Name||Vijay Rupani|
|Date of Birth||2 August 1956|
|Party Name||Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)|
|Known for||Chief minister of Gujarat|
|Weight (approx.)||70 KG (121 lbs)|
|Birthplace||Yangon, Myanmar (Burma)|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Leo|
|Hometown||Rajkot, Gujarat, India|
|Educational Qualification||graduate from Saurashtra University|
|College Name||Dharmendrasinhji Arts College|
|Caste||Jain Bania family|
|Contact Number||+91 79 23250073, +91 79 23250074|
|Address||3rd floor,Swarnim Sankul – 1,
New Sachivalay, Sector 10,
|Net Worth/ Property Worth||Rs.9.0|
|Salary/ Income||Rs.1 to Rs.1.5 per month|
|Children||2 Sons: Rushabh Rupani, Pujit Rupani 1 Daughter: Radhika Rupani|
|Siblings||7, name not known|
Early Life & Education Qualification
Vijay Rupani has completed Bachelor of Arts from Dharmendrasinhji Arts College which is located on Dr. Yagnik Road, Rajkot and later took admission under Saurashtra University to finish L.L.B.
During his graduation, he joined Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) as student activist and it was his first steps toward politics. During his political journey, he also joined other political organization such as Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) and Jan Sangh. From 1978 to 1981, He was working as “Pracharak” of RSS for Saurashtra Region. You will be surprised to know that, He is one of the oldest members of Bharatiya Janata Party joined since its establishment.
Wife, Son, Daughter
Later, Vijay Rupani has also start participate in Gujarat local body Elections behalf of BJP. He was elected first time as corporator of Rajkot Municipal Corporation (RMC) in 1987 and later become chairman of drainage committee. After seeing his work, member of RMC also appoint Rupani as a chairman of standing committee of RMC and serve his duties between 1988 to 1996. In more, He was Mayor of Rajkot city for term 1996 to 1997.
Later, Vijay Rupani became general secretary of BJP’s Gujarat unit in 1998 and takes all responsibility of manifesto committee during chief minister ship of Keshubhai Patel.
Now have you heard about Gujarat Tourism which has been promoted by Amitabh Bachchan since long time. Vijay Rupani chairman of Gujarat Tourism in 2006 and has worked so hard to promote Gujarat Tourism. He is one of backbone of Bharatiya Janata Party.
In August 2014, when Vajubhai Vala resigned as the MLA to become Governor of the state of Karnataka, BJP nominated Vijay Rupani to contest vacant seat of Rajkot West constituency and won the election with a huge margin on 19 October 2014.
Later, He was inducted in first cabinet of format Chief Minister Anandiben Patel in November 2014 and become ministry of transport, water supply, labor and employment.
Vijay Rupani becomes chief minister first time on 7 August 2016 in place of Anandiben Patel. Anandiben resigned from chief minister due to huge conflict between Hardik Patel in due to Patidar reservation agitation.