Who is Tirath Singh Rawat?
Tirath Singh Rawat (Hindi: तीरथ सिंह रावत) is an Indian politician belonging to the Bharatiya Janata Party. He was born on 9 April 1964 in Sinro, Patti Ashwalsiu, Pauri Garhwal district, India
Tirath Singh Rawat has become the 9th Chief Minister of Uttarakhand after Trivendra Singh Rawat resigned last night. He has assumed the office of Chief Minister from today i.e 10th March 2021.
Tirath Singh Rawat Biography/Wiki
|Father Name||Kalam Singh Rawat|
|Mother Name||Gaura Devi|
|Born||9 April 1964 (age 56) Sinro, Patti Ashwalsiu, Pauri Garhwal district, India|
|Party||Bharatiya Janata Party|
|Achievements||Became 9th CM of Uttrakhand|
|Spouse/Wife||Dr. Rashmi Tyagi Rawat|
I thank PM, HM & party chief who trusted me, a mere party worker who comes from a small village. I’d never imagined that I’d reach here. We’ll make all efforts to meet people’s expectations & take forward work done in last 4 yrs: Newly appointed Uttarakhand CM Tirath Singh Rawat pic.twitter.com/kxdRtYtfpN— ANI (@ANI) March 10, 2021
He was born in village sinro of Pauri Gakrhwal district, India. His father was Kalam Singh Rawat, and mother Gaura Devi.
He was the state vice president of Uttar Pradesh Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha.
In 1997, he was elected as a member of Uttar Pradesh Legislative Council and was elected as president of the legislative council of Uttar Pradesh. In 2012, he was elected as legislative assembly member (MLA) and in 2013 he became Uttarakhand BJP Chief.
He was elected as M.P. from Pauri Lokasabha Seat on 23 May 2019. He defeated his nearest rival Mr. Manish Khanduri by more than 03.50 lakh votes.
He was the first education minister of newly formed state Uttarakhand.