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Karnataka CM HD Kumaraswamy's profile

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    Name : Haradanahalli Deve Gowda Kumaraswamy

    Portfolios: Chief Minister, Cabinet affairs, Personnel and Administrative Reforms, Finance, Excise, Intelligence, Information and Public Relation, Planning and Statistics, Public Enterprises and Energy

    Party : Janata Dal Secular

    Age : 59

    Spouse : Anita Kumaraswamy

    Birth place: Haradanahalli, Holenarasipura taluk of Hassan district

    Father : HD Deve Gowda

    Mother : Chinnamma

    Education : B.Sc. from National College in Jayanagar, Bangalore.

    Profession : Politician, Film producer

    Karnataka CM HD Kumaraswamys profile

    Kumaraswamy's political journey:

    • 1996: Elected to 11th Lok Sabha
    • 2004-08: Member, Karnataka Legislative Assembly
    • Feb. 2006-Oct.2007: Chief Minister of Karnataka
    • 2009: Re-elected to 15th Lok Sabha (2nd term)
    • 31 August 2009: Member, Committee on Rural Development
    • 15 October 2009: Member, Committee on Food Management in Parliament House Complex.
    • 31 May 2013: Leader of Opposition in the Karnataka Legislative Assembly

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