Nirmala Sitharaman Wiki, Age, Husband, Family, Education and Biography
Nirmala Sitharaman is the present Finance Minister of India since 2014. Formerly, she held the post of Defense Minister too. With these ministerial positions, she becomes one of the powerful women of India. She is the second woman minister to hold these two posts. Currently, she is holding the Finance Ministers post as a fulltime. She is a bold woman, who studied to the maximum, worked in a private concern, and later entered politics to serve the nation. Bharatiya Janatha Party (BJP) recognized her interest in social work. Since 2006, she is an active member of BJP. In this way, her political carrier assumes with hard work and greater achievement as a woman politician of India.
Nirmala Sitharaman Wiki / Biography
Nirmala Sitharaman’s parents were Savitri and Narayanan Sitharaman.
Her father was a Railway employee and her mother a homemaker. Since he was a transferable employee, she completed her schooling in Chennai and Trichy. She completed BA Economics from Seethalakshmi Ramaswami College, Trichy. She did her MA and M Phil from Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), Delhi. In this same university, she enrolled for P.hD. and unable to complete it due to her husband went to England where she accompanied him.
Family , Caste & Husband
Nirmala Sitharaman was born in a Tamil Iyengar family. Her parent’s roots were from Tamil Nadu. They are from a middle-class family. They were four family members, which includes her sister. She married her boyfriend Parakala Prabhakar.
They both were studying in JNU. They decided to marry and further do higher studies. Yet, she was not able to complete Ph.D., as she gave importance to her husband’s enrolment with the London School of Economics. He is a native of Andhra Pradesh.
She is having only one daughter. Her name is Parakala Vangmayi.
Nirmala Sitharaman Physical Appearance
Nirmala Sitharaman has a white skin complexion. She looks beautiful with her curly black hair and eye color. Her physical appearances were with normal BMI during her schooling and college days. She looks much homely after delivering her first child. Her attire is the traditional Indian drape. She looks like a traditional Indian woman. Today, she is a symbol of powerful women in India or Nari Shakthi.
Nirmala Sitharaman Career
Nirmala Sitharaman did work in private companies in London. This happened when her husband was in the London School of Economics. They both went to London as he got a scholarship as soon as he completed his studies from JNU. After returning from London, she founded the Pranava in Hyderabad. This is an educational institution. She entered politics after joining PJB in the year 2006. In this initial stage, she was the active spokesperson for the party for a longer period until they came to power in 2014. She becomes a Member of Parliament in the Upper House or Rajya Shaba. She got this post by standing from the Hyderabad constituency. In 2017, she held the post of Defense Minister of India. In 2019, she is the current Finance minister of India.
Additionally, she is the current in charge of the Economic Response Task Force. This task is given since the outbreak of the COVID-19 Pandemic outbreak in India. Her carrier in politics is mostly recognized. Her social work activates earlier were not much noticeable. In 2019, JNU gave her the Distinguished Alumni Award. In the same year, Forbes Magazine has ranked her in the list of 35 powerful women in the world among the list of 100 women.
|Profession||Politician (Minister of Finance and Corporate Affairs, since 2014)|
|Height (approx)||5-ft 4-inch|
|Chest size||Not Known|
|Waist size||Not Known|
|Hip size||Not Known|
|Date of Birth||18th August 1959|
|Age||60 running as on 2020|
|Hobbies||Cooking, Reading, Writing, and Music|
|Educational & qualification|
|College||Seethalakshmi Ramaswami College|
|Husband/ affairs (Boyfriend)||Parakala Prabhakar|
|Favorite actor||Amithab Bachan|
|Favorite food||Aloo Halwa|
|Source of income & net worth|
|Net worth||263 Crores as on 2019|