Smriti Irani

Results from Smriti Irani

Candidate Name Party Status Votes Secured
smriti irani


Amethi-Uttar Pradesh

Party Name                                                   

Bharatiya Janata Party

Father's Name                                             

Shri Ajay Kumar Malhotra

Mother's Name:

Smt Shibani Bagchi

Date of Birth                                               


Place of Birth                                                 

New Delhi

Marital Status                                              


Spouse's Name                                             

Zubin Irani

No.of  Son


No.of Daughters                                                


Educational Qualifications                         

University of Delhi (1996), School of Open Learning, Holy Child Auxilium School


Politician, Actress

Positions Held



Joined the Bharatiya Janata Party


President of the party's women's wing


Member of Rajya Sabha


BJP's Vice-President

2011 to May 2014

Member of Committee on Coal and Steel

august 2012

Member of Parliamentary Forum on Disaster Management and a member of the Consultative Committee for the Ministry of Urban Development

May 26, 2014

Union Minister for Human Resource Development

July 5

Textiles Ministry in PM Modi’s cabinet.


  • Smriti Irani won four consecutive Indian Television Academy Awards in 2001, 2002, 2003 and 2004 for her role as Tulsi Virani in the serial 'Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi'. She also received the same award in 2010.
  • Irani bagged Indian Telly Awards in the years 2002, 2003 and 2006
  • She was felicitated with Gr8! Women Achiever's Awards in 2005.
  • Garv Indian TV Awards honoured her with the Best TV Personality of The Decade award in 2014.