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JP Nadda (BJP) Age, Wiki, Wife, Children, Political Career & Biography

JP Nadda is a very famous politician from India. He started his political career from 1993 and is a supporter of political party BJP. In 2020, Jagat Prakash Nadda became the national president of the Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP). Check out more about JP Nadda from the given article.

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Real Name:Jagat Prakash Nadda
Known Name:JP Nadda
Famous for:1. National President of BJP
Political Party:Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)
Date of Birth/DOB/Birthday:02 December 1960 (Friday)
Age:59 Years(in 2019)
Birthplace:Patna Bihar
Height (Approx):in centimeter: 165 cm
in meter: 1.65 m
in feet inches: 5' 5"
Eye Colour:Black
Hair Colour:Black
Zodiac Sign:Sagittarius
Marital Status:Married
Marriage Date:11th December 1991
Wife/Spouse:Mallika Nadda
Sons:1. Harish Nadda
2. Girish Nadda
Mother:Krishna Nadda
Father:Dr Narain Lall Nadda
Education Qualification:1. Bachelor of Arts (BA)
2. Bachelor of Laws (LL B)
College:1. Patna College of Bihar
2. Himachal Pradesh University
Food Habit:Vegetarian
Home Town:Patna, Bihar
Hobbies:Swimming, Travelling
Favorite Politician:Narendra Modi, Amit Shah
Car Collection:Not Known
Salary:Not Known
Net Worth:Not Known

Also, read this, Mallika Nadda


Jagat Prakash Nadda was born and brought up into the Hindu family of Patna, Bihar. He spent most of the childhood with his family in Bihar. He completed primary and secondary studies from Bihar and then did BA from Bihar.

JP Nadda also did LLB from Himachal Pradesh. He got married in 1992 with Dr. Mallika Nadda. Jagat Prakash always wanted to be a part of social work and he started his journey with student politics in 1983. The first time, he joined the ABVP and became a national president of BJP’s youth win.

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After that, JP Nadda elected as the MLA from the Bilaspur Assembly Constituency. Next, he became a member of Rajya Sabha from Himachal Pradesh. In addition, JP Nadda appointed as the working national president of BJP under Amit Shah in 2019.

In January 2020, JP Nadda is appointed as the National President of BJP (Bharatiya Janta Party).

JP Nadda Age, Family, Wife, Caste & Religion

JP Nadda was born on Friday 2 December 1960 (age 59 years old; as in 2019). He was born into the educated family of Bihar, Patna. His father’s name is Dr. Narain Lall Nadda who is a former Vice-Chancellor of Patna University. His mother’s name is Krishna Nadda. His original name is Jagat Prakash Nadda but he is very known for his short name ‘JP Nadda’.

There is not much information available about Jagat Prakash’s siblings or other family members. JP Nadda follows Hinduism and holds Indian nationality. In addition, he is brahmin by caste.

JP Nadda married to Mallika Benerjee on 11 December 1991. Both Jagat Prakash and wife Mallika Nadda did arrange marriage as per Indian rituals. Jagat Prakash Nadda has two sons Harish Chandra Nadda and Girish Chandra Nadda. Currently, JP Nadda lives with his family in Delhi, India.

JP Nadda's wife Mallika Nadda
J P Nadda’s wife Mallika Nadda
J P Nadda with wife and sons

Education & Career

JP Nadda was born and brought up into the well-educated family of Patna, Bihar. He did his schooling from the St. Xavier’s School, Patna. After that, he did graduate with a BA from Patna College, University of Patna.

JP Nadda did LL.B. from the Himachal Pradesh University, Shimla. He was very interested in curricular activities like swimming, during childhood. Additionally, he always inclined towards social work and politics from a young age.

At a very young age, he decided to pursue his career in politics and joined student politics. He started his professional political career in 1992. Let’s have a look at his early political journey from student politics.

Political Career

JP Nadda was very inclined towards political activities since his young age. The first time in 1975, he entered into politics after joining the “Sampurna Kranti” movement started by the Jayaprakash Narayan against the prime minister Indira Gandhi’s rule.

While studying at Himachal Pradesh University, he became the student leader there. Next in 1987, Jagat Prakash Nadda started a campaign against the ruling government of Congress and has formed an event called ‘Rashtriya Sangharsh Morcha’. For that, he had to face 45-day detention for starting the campaign.

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Next in 1989, JP Nadda appointed as the election-in-charge of the BJP’s youth wing. He received huge support from the people. At the age of 31, Jagat Prakash Nadda got appointed as the National President of BJP’s youth wing in 1991.

In 1993, JP Nadda contested the Himachal Pradesh Legislative Assembly in 1993. He won the election and preceded by the Sada Ram Thakur. Again in 1998, he contested the election and re-elected from the same constituency Bilaspur.

From 1993 to 1998, JP Nadda has served as the party leader in Himachal Pradesh Legislative Assembly. In his second term, J P Nadda held the position as a Minister of Health and Family Welfare and Parliamentary Affairs.

Political Career from 2007

JP Nadda again elected as in the 2007 Legislative Assembly Elections and won the seat from the Bilaspur Assembly Constituency. Moreover, Prem Kumar Dhumal made a government and included him in his cabinet. Prem Kumar gave a responsibility as a Cabinet Minister for Forest, Environment, Science, and Technology.

In 2012, J P Nadda appointed as a member of Rajya Sabha from the Himachal Pradesh. Additionally in 2014, during the cabinet reshuffle, Prime Minister Narendra Modi gave him the post of Minister of Health.

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In June 2019, he appointed as the National Working President of the BJP under Amit Shah. In addition, J P Nadda became a National President of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).

Facts of JP Nadda

Does Jagat Prakash smoke?: No

Does Jagat Prakash drink alcohol?: Not Known

His major hobby includes Swimming. As a child, he represented Bihar in the All India Junior Swimming Championship held at Delhi.

In 2020, Jagat Prakash Nadda became a national president of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). Moreover, he preceded by the Home Minister Amit Shah.

He was given responsibilities to secure seats in Uttar Pradesh during the 2019 General Elections. Moreover, his leadership has earned 64 seats out of 80 seats in Uttar Pradesh.

Jagat Prakash Nadda’s wife Mallika Nadda is a social worker and is very active for campaigns like Beti Bachao, Beti Bachao. She also gave a speech on women empowerment in India.

Jagat Prakash has a very bright career in Indian politics. He is an active member of the Bharatiya Janta Party since 1991.

He is a very famous personality on social media and the internet. Jagat Prakash Nadda is an active politician on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter.

He has millions of followers on Twitter and Facebook as he updates his official handles regularly.

His official twitter is ‘@JPNadda‘.

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