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B S Yediyurappa

B S Yediyurappa

Biography:  B. S. Yediyurappa is a prominent Indian politician who has been a significant figure in Karnataka's political landscape. He has served as the Chief Minister of Karnataka on multiple occasions and is a prominent leader of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the state. Family: Born on February 27, 1943, in Bookanakere, a village nestled in Mandya district, Karnataka, B. S. Yediyurappa hails from the influential Lingayat community, wielding considerable political sway in the state. He is wedded to Mythra Devi, and together they have been blessed with five children, comprising two sons and three daughters. Education: Yediyurappa obtained his Bachelor of Arts (B.A) degree from Government Arts College in Mandya, Karnataka. His formative education transpired in his hometown of Bookanakere before he pursued further studies in Bangalore. Political Career: Yediyurappa embarked on his political journey in the 1970s when he aligned with the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS), the ideological foundation of the BJP. Starting with the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), he swiftly ascended the ranks, leveraging his organizational acumen and leadership prowess. Over the years, Yediyurappa has secured multiple mandates as a Member of the Legislative Assembly (MLA), representing various constituencies across Karnataka. He has also occupied several ministerial portfolios in the Karnataka state government, including notable positions such as Deputy Chief Minister and Minister of Finance. Despite facing corruption charges leading to his resignation as Karnataka's Chief Minister in 2007, he was subsequently exonerated. Yediyurappa has since held multiple tenures as Chief Minister, with his latest stint commencing in 2019. Achievements During his tenure as Chief Minister, Yediyurappa earned recognition for spearheading numerous developmental initiatives, with a particular focus on bolstering infrastructure and agricultural sectors. However, his political trajectory has also been marked by controversies, including allegations of corruption and internal factionalism within the BJP. Despite grappling with such challenges, Yediyurappa perseveres as a prominent figure in Karnataka's political landscape, renowned for his unwavering leadership and enduring influence in state politics.
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B S Yediyurappa: Age, Net Worth, Movies, Family, and Personal Details

B S Yediyurappa

Name B S Yediyurappa
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Date Of Birth 27 Feb 1943
Age 81
Birth Place Bookanakere, Mandya, Karnataka
Current Residence Bengaluru, Karnataka
Religion Hinduism
Nationality Indian
Height 1.70 m
Zodiac Sign Pisces

B S Yediyurappa Family

Father Siddalingappa
Mother Puttathayamma
Sibling PS Prema (Sister)
Spouse Mythradevi ​ (m. 1967; died 2004)
Children B. Y. Raghavendra (Son), B. Y. Vijayendra (Son), Arunadevi (Daughter), Padmavati (Daughter), Umadevi (Daughter)

B S Yediyurappa Education

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College(s) Government college, Mandya

B S Yediyurappa Net Worth

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) About B S Yediyurappa

  • The age of B S Yediyurappa in the 2024 was 81.

  • The B S Yediyurappa's was born in Bookanakere, Mandya, Karnataka.

  • The DOB for B S Yediyurappa was 27 Feb 1943.

  • The B S Yediyurappa is approximately 1.70 m tall.

  • The B S Yediyurappa Twitter handle is BSYBJP.

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