Ananth Kumar Age, Wife, Kids, Family, Biography, Net worth & More

Ananth Kumar

Ananth Kumar (born July 22, 1959) is an Indian Politician from Bengaluru (India). He is Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP) leader since 1996. In fact, he took the responsibilities of two important ministries in Modi cabinet.

Ananth holds the Lok Sabha of South Bengaluru constituency from 1996. Meanwhile, he has defeated Nandan Nilkeni of Congress in 2014 Lok Sabha elections.

Ananth Kumar Died due to lung cancer

He took charge of Union Minister of Chemical Fertilizers in 2014. After that, he got the charge of Ministry Parliamentary Affairs since 2016. He played an important for BJP in Lok Sabha elections 2014. Moreover, the party won maximum seats in Karnataka state. He worked as the BJP head of Karnataka in 2003.

Ananth Kumar with Narendra Modi (Indian Prime Minister)
Ananth Kumar with Narendra Modi (Indian Prime Minister).

However, he died on November 12, 2018, battling with cancer in a private hospital in Bengaluru city. He is diagnosed with severe lung cancer from a few months back.

On the other hand, he is the big name in Indian politics. He left his unforgettable mark in his party emerging among the senior leaders of BJP.


Profile, Parents & Early Life

This BJP Union Minister was born on the 22nd of July 1959 in Bengaluru (Karnataka, India). Now, Ananth Kumar’s age is 59 years old in 2018. He is the loving son of HN Narayan Shastry (father) and Girija Shastry (mother).

Ananth Kumar Biography

In fact, he graduated in BA from KS Arts College, Hubli. Mr. Kumar did his L.L.B from J.S.S. College (Karnataka University). Dr. Tejaswini Kumar is Ananth’s wife. He has two daughters named Ashwariya Kumar and Vijeta Kumar.

Furthermore, Tejaswini runs an NGO with her husband Adamya Chetana engaged in various social activities. It was set up in 1998 in the memory of his mother Girija.

Ananth Kumar Education & Lifestyle

Real Full Birth NameAnanth Kumar.
Nick nameAnanth.
ProfessionBJP Leader.
Age (As of 2018)59 years old.
Date of Birth (DOB), BirthdayJuly 22, 1959.
Birthplace/HometownBengaluru, Karnataka (India).
Sun Sign (Zodiac Sign)Leo.
Current ResidenceBengaluru, Karnataka (India).
Famous forMinister of Parliamentary Affairs in Modi government since 2016.
Physical Statistics
Height (Tall)Feet & Inches: 5' 7".
Centimeters: 170 cm.
Meters: 1.7 m.
WeightKilograms: 70 Kg.
Pounds: 154 lbs.
Biceps12 Inches.
Body Measurements (Chest-waist-hips)40-38-37.
Shoe Size (US)6.
Tattoo details?None.
Eye ColorBlack.
Hair ColorBlack.
ParentsFather: HN Narayan Shastry.
Mother: Girija Shastry.
SiblingsBrother: None.
Sister: Not Found.
Famous RelativesNot Known.
Personal Life Relationship
Marital StatusMarried.
Dating History?NA.
Girlfriend (Partner)Not Known.
Wife/Spouse NameDr. Tejaswini Kumar.
DaughterAshwariya Kumar & Vijeta Kumar.
Highest Qualification1. Graduate in BA from KS Arts College, Hubli.
2. L.L.B from J.S.S. College, Karnataka University.
SchoolPrivate School.
Alma Mater.Karnataka University.
Hobbies & Favorite Things
Favorite CelebritiesActor: Shahrukh Khan.
Musician: Armaan Malik.
Actress: Deepika Padukone.
Dream Holiday DestinationHaridwar.
Favorite ColorBlack.
Love to doReading Books and Traveling.
Food HabitsNorth Indian Food.
Net worth (approx.)Rs. 1.50 Crore Indian Rupees As of 2018).
EarningsWill Update.
Contact Details
Office AddressNot Known
Home DetailsWill Update.
Mobile or Phone NumberN.A.
Email AddressNot Known.
Official Website


Some Facts about Ananth Kumar (BJP Union Minister)

Ananth Kumar MP, South Bengaluru

  • Ananth has influenced by Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS).
  • In fact, he arrested during the emergency time during Indira Gandhi leadership.
  • His views based to promote sustainable development and Indian heritage.
  • Furthermore, he promoted the use of 100% neem coated fertilizers and Rs. 10,000 INR has saved.
  • Kumar reduced the prices of cardiac stents and knee implants by 60%.
  • During the International Women’s Day, he launched biodegradable pads of Rs. 2.50 INR.
  • The 59-year-old has revived six sick fertilizer units by making Rs. 48,000 core Indian Rupees investment.

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Ananth Kumar Union Parliamentary Minister

  • Moreover, he supported in the implementation of GST without having the majority in Rajya Sabha.
  • His governance ability helped the Modi cabinet to get the majority from various political parties three weeks.
  • Ananth has adopted Ragihalli in Sansad Adarsh Gram Yojana and works on Gau Chetna idea.
  • He launched Green Bengaluru initiative to have one tree against one human being.
  • On the other hand, he focused to double the income of Indian farmers by the year 2012.

Ananth Kumar BJP Leader



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