Parkash Singh Badal Wiki, Age, Bio, Height, Worth, Assets

Prakash Singh Badal is the Chief Minister of Punjab since 2007. He was born on 8th December 1927 in Abul Khurana in the British India. He currently lives in Chandigarh and he has served as the chief minister a lot of times as well earlier. Prakash Singh Badal married to Surinder Kaur in the year 1959 and they are blessed with two children Sukhbir Singh Badal and Parneet Kaur. His wife died in the year 2011. Prakash Singh Badal is also the patron of Shiromani Akali Dal, which is a Sikh Centered regional party. He is the most powerful Sikh leader after Manmohan Singh. He is also the recipient of Padma Vibhushan.

Career:

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Prakash Singh Badal is a famous politician and he is currently the Chief Minister of Punjab. He started his political career in the year 1947. He started his career as the sarpanch of the village and later on joined the Punjab Politics. In the year 1957, he was selected as the member of the Punjab Vidhan Sabha and was re-elected in the year 1969 where he served as the Minister of Community Development, Animal Husbandry, Panchayati Raj, Dairy and Fisheries. He has been elected almost ten times in the Vidhan Sabha. Prakash Singh Badal has also served as the Chief Minister of the state for four terms. He became the Chief minister of Punjab in the year 1970 and was also the youngest chief minister in India. He is currently serving his fifth term as the Chief Minister. He also supported BJP and opposed the FDI. He also played an active role in the Akali Movement. He was also detained in the Karnal Jail during the Indian Emergency period. He remained the president of the Akali Dal from 1996- 2008. Prakash Singh Badal has received many awards and laurels in his career.

Net Worth:

He has some family business like transport, hospitality and media business. As per 2012 election , he had a net worth of only Rs 6.75 crore. ( As per financialexpress report)

Personal Info:

Name: Prakash Singh Badal

Date of Birth: 8 December 1927

Age: 89 Years

Place of Birth: Abul Khurana, Punjab, British India

Schools: Not Known

College: Not Known

Father: Not Known

Mother: Not Known

Marital Status: Married

Wife: Late Surinder Kaur

Children: Sukhbir Singh Badal and Praneet Kaur

Religion: Sikh

Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius

Profession: Politician

Political Party: Shiromani Akali Dal

Languages Known: Hindi, Punjabi and English

 

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