Manish Sisodia facts for kids
|Deputy Chief Minister of Delhi|
14 February 2015
|Chief Minister||Arvind Kejriwal|
|Preceded by||Post created|
|Member of the Delhi Legislative Assembly from Patparganj|
14 February 2015 – Incumbent
28 December 2013 – 14 February 2014
|Preceded by||Anil Kumar Choudhary|
|Succeeded by||President's Rule|
|Born||January 5, 1972
|Political party||Aam Aadmi Party|
|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.
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.
- 2016: list among the 100 most influential Indians 2016 by The Indian Express.
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