July 03, 2022

Vijay Rupani (Politician) Biography, Age, Wife, Children, Family, Facts, Caste, Wiki & More

Updated On : September 12, 2021

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Short Biography

Vijay Rupani was born on 02-08-1956 in Yangon, Myanmar as Vijaybhai Ramniklalbhai Rupani. He is an Indian Politician & former Chief Minister of Gujarat. He was serving as the 16th Chief Minister of Gujarat since 07-08-2016 who resigned from his post on 11-09-2021.

Other Name: Vijay Ramniklal Rupani, Vijaybhai Ramniklalbhai Rupani, Vijay R Rupani
Other Professions: Chief Minister

Vijay Rupani Complete Bio & Career

Vijay R Rupani obtained his BA degree from Dharmendrasinhji Arts College and a law degree from Saurashtra University in Rajkot. He is considered a brilliant leader who is born with leadership skills. He started his political career by joining RSS in the year 1971. 
During his college days, he was a highly active member of ABVP. He protested highly during the dark days of emergency and was even imprisoned. From 1978 to 1981, he served as spokesperson of RSS. He took giant strides after he was elected as Mayor from Rajkot in 1996. In 2006, he was appointed as the Gujarat Tourism chairman. He became highly popular among all because of his soft-spoken nature. He served as General Secretary of Gujarat’s BJP unit four times. He was sent to Rajya Sabha in 2006 and served his full term there till 2012. He was inducted into Anandiben Patel’s cabinet in 2014 and served as the Minister of transport, labor, employment, and water. 
After Anandiben Patel was removed from her position, he was chosen as the 16th Chief Minister of Gujarat in 2016. During his term as the Chief Minister of Gujarat. During his term, he made various reforms, and most notable of them being Shramik Annapurna Yojana through which, he provided a nutritious meal to all the workers working at the construction site at just Rs.10. He has come a long way in his career before finally being chosen as the Chief Minister of Gujarat. In the upcoming state elections in Gujarat, he has been projected as BJP’s Chief Ministerial candidate.
On 11-09-2021, he resigned from the post of Chief Minister of Gujarat.

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Vijay Rupani Family, Relatives and Other Relations

He was born to Ramniklalbhai Rupani and Magaben Rupani. He has six elder siblings. He is married to Anjali Rupani. Together the couple is blessed with a daughter named Radhika Rupani and a son named Rusabh Rupani. Unfortunately, they lost their one son Pujit Rupani when he was just 3 years old.

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Skin Colour Wheatish
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Black

Personal Info

Home Town Rajkot
Nationality Indian
Religion Jainism
Address 2/5, Prakash Society, Opp. Nirmala Convent School, Rajkot, Gujarat
School N/A
College Dharmendrasinhji Arts College, Rajkot
Saurashtra University, Rajkot
Qualification BA, LLB
Hobbies Traveling, Reading
Marital Status Married
Debut In 1971, when he joined Jan Singh and RSS
Salary INR 321000/- Per Month + Other Allowances (till his resigned on 11-09-2021)
Net Worth INR 9 Crore (as per 2019's ITR)
Official Website http://www.vijayrupani.in
Email Address [email protected]
Contact Number Mobile Number: 07923250073-74


Car Collections Mahindra Scorpio


Favorite Color White, Saffron
Favorite Sport Cricket
Favorite Politician Narendra Modi
Favorite Place Gujarat
Favorite Dress Kurta Pajama with Basket

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Vijay Rupani

  • He is considered a close associate of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP President Amit Shah.
  • Veteran politician Keshubhai Patel showed a lot of faith in him during his early days in Politics.
  • He was instrumental in reviving Gujarat's image which battered for 2 years after Narendra Modi became PM.

Vijay Rupani Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

65 years, 11months, 1 day old age Vijay Rupani will turn 66 on 02 August, 2022. Only 29 days, 17 hours,27 minutes has left for his next birthday.

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Vijay Rupani has celebrated the total number of 66 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

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