Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh (Politician, Wrestler) Wiki, Age, Biography, Wife, Family, Lifestyle, Hobbies, & More…

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Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh an Indian politician who is serving as Member of Parliament from Kaiserganj as a member of the Bharatiya Janata Party. He was the president of the Wrestling Federation of India. In 2024, his son Karan Bhushan Singh who is also the vice president of WFI, was fielded in his place as the BJP candidate from Kaiserganj. Recently, Delhi court framed charges of sexual harassment and outraging modesty of women against Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Member of Parliament (MP) Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh for harassing five women wrestlers.

Wiki/Overview

Full Name:Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh
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Profession:Politician, Wrestler
Date of Birth:8 January 1957
Age (as in 2024):67
Place of Birth:Gonda, Uttar Pradesh
Father:Jagdamba Sharan Singh
Mother:Pyari Devi Singh
Spouse:Ketki Devi Singh
Education:Master of Arts and LLB
Alma Mater:K.G Saket P.G. College, Ayodhya and Awadh University, Uttar Pradesh
Organization:Renaissance Technologies
Known For:He was president of Wrestling Federation of India
Residence:Uttar Pradesh
Nationality:Indian
Religion:Hindu
Height:5’8″
Weight:75 kg
Hair Colour:Black
Eye Colour:Black
Zodiac Sign:Capricorn

Early Life

Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh was born on 8 January 1957 in the Rajput family of Shri Jagdamba Sharan Singh and Smt. Pyari Devi Singh.

Education

Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh completed Master of Arts from K.G Saket P.G. College, Ayodhya. He did LLB from Awadh University, Uttar Pradesh.

Career

He is a six-time Member of Parliament, five times from BJP and one time from Samajwadi Party. In 1991 he was elected to the 10th Lok Sabha from Gonda constituency in Uttar Pradesh as Bharatiya Janata Party candidate. He was re-elected to the 13th Lok Sabha in 1999 from the same constituency and in 2004, he was re-elected to 14th Lok Sabha from Balrampur constituency in Uttar Pradesh state on the BJP ticket. On 20 July 2008, he joined the Samajwadi Party after BJP expelled him for cross-voting in the parliament during the 2008 Lok Sabha vote of confidence. In 2009, he was re-elected to 15th Lok Sabha from Kaiserganj constituency in Uttar Pradesh state. He later joined the Bharatiya Janata Party months before the 16th general election and is currently a member of 17th Lok Sabha from BJP. He was the President of Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) from 2011-2023.He is currently at the centre of the accusations of sexual harassment by India’s top female wrestlers, wherein 7 female wrestlers including 1 minor have testified against him in an FIR. These wrestlers include Sakshi Malik and Vinesh Phogat, in the ongoing wrestlers’ protests at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi.

Family & Affairs

He married to Ketki Devi Singh in 1981, and they have three sons and a daughter.

Appearance

Brij has good height of 5’8 inches and weight of 75 kilograms. He has black coloured eyes and black coloured hairs.

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Trivia & Facts

  • Brij is huge devotee of Lord Ram.
  • He owns several cows and horses.
  • Brij is also fond of cars.

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