Sachin Pilot

Sachin Pilot Ajmer Rajasthan

 

Constituency                                                 

Ajmer (Rajasthan)

Party Name                                                    

Indian National Congress

Father's Name                                             

Late Shri Rajesh Pilot

Mother's Name:

Smt. Rama Pilot

Date of Birth                                               

07/09/77

Place of Birth                                                 

Saharanpur, Uttar Pradesh

Marital Status                                              

Married

Spouse's Name                                           

Smt. Sara Pilot

No.of  Sons                                                     

2

Educational Qualifications                         

B.A. (Hons), M.B.A.(Educated at St. Stephens College, University of Delhi, Delhi and Wharton Business School, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA

Profession                                                    

Politician, Army officer

Positions Held

2004

  • Elected to the 14th Lok Sabha

2009

  • Defeated Kiran Maheshwari (BJP)

2004

  • Member of the Standing Committee of Lok Sabha on Home Affairs.

2006

Member of the Consultative Committee in the Ministry of Civil Aviation.

2009

Union Minister of State for Communications and IT

2012

Union Minister of State for Corporate Affairs

Awards

 
On September 6, 2012 he became the first Indian minister to hold the position of a Union Minister and an officer of the Territorial Army simultaneously.
To know more about Sachin Pilot and his life, read the book Rajesh Pilot: In Spirit Forever by Sarika Pilot.
 
Activities and Achievements
 
Became the youngest MP in India (at the age of 26).
Consortium of Investigative Journalists| International Consortium of Investigative Journalism]] cited his name in the list of politicians named in "Paradise Papers" allegations.
Set up Citizens’ Alliance, an advocacy group against malnutrition and unceasing hunger in India.
Member of Prime Minister’s team of youth brigade.