Shiv Sena leader Eknath Shinde became the 20th Chief Minister of Maharashtra on 30 June 2022 and many political experts are calling it a major masterstroke by the Indian politician as only within a few days he dethroned Uddhav Thackeray from the CM post and then with the help of 48 rebel MLA’s he formed an alliance with BJP because of which he is now holding all the supreme powers in the state of Maharashtra.
Who is Eknath Shinde? – Full Info about Indian Politician :
Eknath Shinde is an Indian politician from Jawali taluka in Satara, Maharashtra. He is the 20th Chief Minister of the Indian state of Maharashtra and he belongs to Shiv Sena political party.
What is the full name of Eknath Shinde?
Shiv Sena leader Eknath Shinde full name is Eknath Sambhaji Rao Shinde.
What is the confirmed age of Eknath Shinde – How old is he?
Eknath Shinde was born on 9 February 1964 and currently as of June 2022, he is 58 Years old.
Who is the Wife of Eknath Shinde? – Is he single or married?
Eknath Shinde is married and his wife name is Lata Eknath Shinde.
Unknown Facts and Hidden Secrets of Eknath Shinde :
- He used to drive an autorickshaw to support his family.
- On 2 June 2000, Shinde’s sons Dipesh (aged 11) and Shubhada (aged 7) went boating in a lake near their native village in Maharashtra. The boat overturned and both the children died by drowning. Shinde went into depression for several months.
- He was introduced to politics by then Thane Shivsena President Anand Dighe in early 1980.
Career Achievements of Eknath Shinde :
- He is elected as Member of Legislative Assembly since 2004 for four consecutive terms.
- He became successor to Anand Dighe’s legacy after his death in 2001
- On 30 June 2022, Thursday, He took the oath as 20th Chief Minister of Maharashtra, India.
What is the Educational Qualification of Eknath Shinde?
Eknath Shinde studied till 11th standard at Mangala High School & Junior College, Thane, Mumbai, Maharashtra.
Family of Eknath Shinde – Parents & Children Names and Details :
He belongs to the Maratha community. His family moved to Thane, in the outskirts of Mumbai, in order to earn a living. His father name is Shambhaji Nadlu Shinde. He had three sons out of which two passed away at a young age due to a boat accident. Eknath Shinde’s only surviving child is Dr. Shrikant Shinde and he is an orthopaedic surgeon who has also been the elected Member of Parliament to the Lok Sabha from the Kalyan constituency since 2014 (re-elected in 2019).
Full Biography of Eknath Shinde :
- Name – Eknath Shinde
- Complete Name – Eknath Sambhaji Rao Shinde
- Age – 58 Years (As of June 2022)
- Date of Birth – 9 February 1964
- Hometown – Jawali Taluka, Satara, Pune, Maharashtra
- Nationality – Indian
- Profession – Politician
- Political Party – Shiv Sena
- Currently living at – Mumbai, Maharashtra
- Zodiac Sign – Aquarius
Physical Stats and Body Measurements of Eknath Shinde :
- Height – 6 Feet and 0 inches – 183 centimetres
- Weight – 80 KG – 177 lbs
- Figure Size – 36-30-38
- Chest Size – 42 Inches
- Waist Size – 32 Inches
- Hip Size – 38 – Inches
- Bicep Size – 14 Inches
- Hair Colour – Black
- Eye Colour – Black
- Shoe Size – 7 US