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Ashok Gehlot Age, Wife, Children, Family, Caste, Wiki & More

Updated On : December 15, 2018

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Short Biography

Ashok Gehlot was born on 03-05-1951 in Jodhpur in the state of Rajasthan, India. He is an Indian Politician & Chief Minister.

Ashok Gehlot Complete Bio & Career

Ashok Gehlot has obtained a masters degree in science and law and a postgraduate degree in economics. Ashok Gehlot has taken over many ministries in the Central Government. He has also been the Chief Minister of Rajasthan State in 1998 and 2008. He has been in politics since his college days. From 1973 to 1979, he was also the President of the Congress Party, NSUI Young Wing.
He was elected from Jodhpur parliamentary constituency for the first time in the year 1980 for the 7th Lok Sabha (1980-84). After that Ashok Gehlot won this election constituency in the 8th, 10th, 11th, 12th Lok Sabha elections. He has also been the Deputy Minister in the Ministry of Tourism and Civil Aviation and Sports Ministry from 1982 to 1984. After this, he was appointed Minister of State. As Union Minister of State, he has served in the Ministry of Tourism and Civil Aviation. After this, he was given independent charge of the Union Minister of State in the Ministry of Textiles. In 1989, for a very short period, he took over as the Home Minister of Rajasthan.
For the short term from June 1989 to November 1989, the Ministry of Home Affairs and the Department of Public Health Engineering also took over. On June 21, 1991, PV Narasimha Rao became the Union Minister of Textiles (Independent Charge) in the Government. He became the President of Rajasthan Pradesh Congress at the age of 34. From Sept 1985 to Jun 1989, Dec1, 1994 to Jun 1997, Jun 1997 to Apr14, 1999, he remained the President of Rajasthan Pradesh Congress Committee. 
From January 2004 to July 16, 2004, Gehlot worked as a specially convened member of the All India Congress Committee and while remaining in this post, Himachal Pradesh and Chhattisgarh, successfully discharged their responsibilities as in-charge of the state. From 17 July 2004 to 18 February 2009, Gehlot worked as General Secretary of All India Congress Committee. His tenure is known for other significant achievements besides unprecedented drought management, power generation, development of resources, employment generation, industrial and tourism development, efficient financial management and good governance. He worked very efficiently and efficiently with the help of famine management. On Dec 17, 2018, he will take oath as the CM of Rajasthan for the third time.

Ashok Gehlot Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

69 years, 2 months, 11 days old age Ashok Gehlot will turn 70 on 03 May, 2021. Only 9 months, 18 days, 16 hours, 12 minutes has left for his next birthday.

Birthdays Celebrated on Each Day of Week

Ashok Gehlot has celebrated the total number of 69 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

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Ashok Gehlot Family, Relatives and Other Relations

Ashok Gehlot is a young man of Babu Laxman Singh Gehlot in a Saini Kshatriyas Mandorva Rajput family of Mandore, Mahamandir, Jodhpur, and Rajasthan. He is married to Sunita Gehlot and has a young man and a spawn. He was much prejudiced by the Mahatma Gandhiji from the adolescent age only. Gehlot was later appointed the first state president of National Student's Union of India and successfully ordered Congress's student section in the state.

Life's Important Dates Of Ashok Gehlot

Body Measurements

Skin Colour Wheatish
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour White

Personal Info

Home Town Mandore, Mahamandir, Jodhpur
Nationality Indian
Religion Hindu
Address Jodhpur, Rajasthan
School N/A
College University of Rajasthan
Qualification MA in Economics
Hobbies Reading
Marital Status Married


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Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Ashok Gehlot

  • He got associated with the Congress party since a very young age.
  • Besides state, he has also held various prestigious positions at central level as well.
  • He has been serving as party's General Secretary since 2017.
  • Mahatma Gandhi was his ideal.
  • From 1973 to 1979, he was also the President of the Congress Party, NSUI Young Wing.
  • On December 1, 1998. he became the Chief Minister of Rajasthan for the first time.
  • He has also been the Rajasthan state president of the Congress three times.
  • He was elected from Jodhpur parliamentary constituency for the first time in the year 1980
  • He is an initiator of the Bharat Seva Sansthan, which aims to provide ambulance services and books at no cost of cost during the Rajiv Gandhi commemorative Book Bank.
  • He was elected for the first time from Sardarpura (Jodhpur) Assembly Constituency.
  • On Dec 17, 2018, he will take oath as the Chief Minister of Rajasthan in the third time.