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B. S. Yeddyurappa Biography, Age, Wife, Children, Family, Caste, Wiki & More

Updated On : April 28, 2018

Other Name: Bookanakere Siddalingappa Yeddyurappa
Other Professions: Politician

Short Biography

B. S. Yeddyurappa was born on 27-02-1943 in Mandya in the state of Karnataka, India. He is an Indian Chief Minister & Politician.

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B. S. Yeddyurappa Complete Bio & Career

B.S.Yeddyurappa has obtained his bachelors degree in arts from Bengaluru. He is well known for keeping a smile on his face right from the beginning of his coveted political career. He is arguably one of the best public speaker in the country. 
Since the age of 15, he has been associatd with RSS and that marked his initial step into service. He began with his initial work in Shimoga area by working for a sangha program in the year 1965. He was soon named the Sangha Karyavahaka of Shimoga district in Karnataka.
He got elected as the Deputy CM of Karnataka whe the coalition Government of BJP and JDS came in power in the year 2006. In 2008, he was finally named the CM of Karnataka. During his tenure as the CM, he presented a couple of budgets successfully. However, he after that faced a lot of challenges and had to prove his majority in the parliament to held on to his post as CM. During his term The Karnataka Lokayukta also reported various scmas like land and mine scam using his powers for an unfair allotment of one of the prime area at Shimoga and Bangalore. He alloted some prime land in Shimoga and Bangalore in his son’s name and that brought an end to his CM’s post in the year 2011.
During his term his main focus was on helping farmer’s. He  took various steps for the upliftment of farmers by providing them loans at nominal interest rates and stood with farmers during drought situation. After, he was sacked fom the party, he formed his own party KJP (Karnataka Janta Party). He then went to BJP again and was named Bjp’s CM candidate before the 2018 Karnataka State Elections in 2018. 

B. S. Yeddyurappa Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

77 years, 4 months, 10 days old age B. S. Yeddyurappa will turn 78 on 27 February, 2021. Only 7 months, 19 days, 22 hours, 46 minutes has left for his next birthday.

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B. S. Yeddyurappa has celebrated the total number of 77 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

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B. S. Yeddyurappa Family, Relatives and Other Relations

He was born to  Shri Siddalingappa and Smt. Puttatayamma. He has two brothers and two sisters. He is married to Maitradevi. He has two sons named Vijayendra and Raghavendra and three daughters named Padmavathi, Uma devi and Arunadevi. 

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Skin Colour Fair
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour White

Personal Info

Home Town Mandya
Nationality Indian
Religion Hindu
Address Bangalore, Karnataka, India
School N/A
College University of Bangalore
Qualification B.A
Hobbies Readinf and Writing
Marital Status Married


Car Collections Mahindra Scorpio


Favorite Sport Cricket

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About B. S. Yeddyurappa

  • It was he who gave Bhartiya Janta Party a historic mandate in the 2008 Karnataka State Assembly elections, and allowed the saffron party to find a strong foothold in the South.
  • Sandhya surkasha pension scheme for senior citizens, distribution of free bicycles to 8th standard students from BPL ration card families were the initiatives that he took during his term as the CM.
  • His full name is Bookanakere Siddalingappa Yeddyurappa.
  • He was named after a diety of a Shiv temple which was established by saint Siddalingeshwara.
  • He was worked as a clerk at a Rice Mill.

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