Manish Sisodia (Current Deputy Chief Minister of Delhi) was born in a Rajput family on 5th January 1972. He is a famous Indian Politician and more than that a famous news reporter as well. His father was a teacher and he belonged to a hard working family. Manish after his schooling did a diploma in Journalism from Bhartiya Vidya Bhavan. He was a famous news reporter of his time.
Manish Sisodia after finishing his diploma in journalism made several documentaries in the years between 1997-2005 and he also worked as a newsreader and news producer in ZEE news channel. He has also worked in AIR in various positions before actively becoming a politician. In 2012 he joined the AamAadmi Party and became a member of the Political Affairs Committee. He was also elected as the member of the legislative assembly in the Delhi Elections, which was held in the year 2013 and he won against Nakul Bahradwaj, who was a BJP candidate. He was later appointed as the cabinet minister of Delhi and he took the responsibilities in different sectors like PWD, Education, urban development, land and building and local issues. In 2015, he again stood for the Delhi assembly elections and stood against Vinod Kumar Binny who was from the BJP and won with massive votes and a huge margin. Manish was also the founder of Public Cause Research Foundation in the year 2006 and he also opened an NGO called as Kabir, to fight for the right of information. He along with Arvind Kejriwal drafted the right to information act in the year 2005.
Before joining politics, Manish was a newsreader and new producer for ZEE news channel. He actively worked there from 1997 till 2005. Manish was also a documentary filmmaker and his documentaries were always related with the current affairs and he always made it on social causes, spreading awareness in whichever way possible. He later joined politics and today his is one of the most talked politicians. He also comes in the list of top 100 most influential Indians of 2016, a list, which was created by the Indian Express.
- Name: Manish Sisodia
- Nickname: N/A
- Date of Birth: 5 January 1972
- Age: 44 years
- Place of Birth: Pilkhuva, Delhi, India
- Schools: Not Known
- College: Bhartiya Vidya Bhavan, Delhi
- Father: Dharam Pal Singh
- Mother: Not Known
- Brother: Not Known
- Sister: Not Known
- Marital Status: Married
- Wife: Seema Sisodia
- Religion: Hindu
- Zodiac Sign: Capricorn
- Height: Not Known
- Weight: Not Known
- Eye Colour: Brown
- Profession: Politician
- Political Party: Aam Aadmi Party
- Languages Known: Hindi and English