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Manish Sisodia
Deputy Chief Minister of Delhi
Assumed office
14 February 2015
Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal
Preceded by Post created
Member of the Delhi Legislative Assembly from Patparganj
In office
14 February 2015 – Incumbent
In office
28 December 2013 – 14 February 2014
Preceded by Anil Kumar Choudhary
Succeeded by President's Rule
Personal details
Born January 5, 1972 (1972-01-05) (age 48)
Hapur, India
Nationality Indian
Political party Aam Aadmi Party
Occupation Politician
Portfolio Cabinet Minister of Finance and Planning, Revenue, Services, Power, Education, Higher Education, Information Technology, Technical Education, Administrative Reforms

Manish Sisodia (born 5 January 1972) is an Indian politician. He has been the Deputy Chief Minister of Delhi since February 2015. He was a cabinet minister in the Government of Delhi between late December 2013 and February 2014. Sisodia was a social activist, journalist and a member of the National Executive Committee of the Aam Aadmi Party.

Early life and career

Sisodia is a son of a teacher. He started his career as a journalist. He hosted a program called "Zero Hour" for All India Radio in 1996 and then worked for Zee News as a news producer and reader between 1997-2005.

Political career

Sisodia became a member of Political Affairs Committee of Aam Aadmi Party. He was elected as a Member of the Legislative Assembly in December 2013 Delhi Assembly election. He was re-elected in the February 2015 Delhi Assembly election.

Recognition

  • 2016: list among the 100 most influential Indians 2016 by The Indian Express.



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