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Ambedkar Prakash Yashwant

Ambedkar Prakash Yashwant


Grandson of B. R. Ambedkar, Ambedkar Prakash Yashwant is an Indian politician who founded the Bharipa Bahujan Mahasangh party in 1994. He was elected into the parliament from Akola constituency in 1998 and 1999. He was a member of the Rajya Sabha during 1990 - 1996. Prakash Ambedkar founded new political party the Vanchit Bahujan Aghadi in 2018.

Personal Life

Full Name Ambedkar Prakash Yashwant
Date of Birth 10 May 1954 (Age 68)
Place of Birth Maharashtra
Party name Bharipa Bahujan Mahasangh
Education B.A. LL.B
Profession Politician
Father's Name Yashwant Bhimrao Ambedkar
Mother's Name Meera Ambedkar
Spouse's Name Anjali Ambedkar
Spouse's Profession House Wife
Children 1 Son(s)


Permanent address Yashwant Niwas, kawarram Society, opp to Radha Krishna Talkies, Akola Dist. Akola- 444001
Present address 129, Raghara, Hindu Colony, Dadar (E), Mumbai 400 014
Contact number 9422859580, 0724-2456444
Email prakashambedkar@gmail.com

Interesting Facts about Ambedkar Prakash Yashwant

When Shiv Sena supported the deletion of B. R. Ambedkar's writings a portion called Riddles of Hinduism, he in alliance with other Dalit organisations, took out a massive demonstration in Mumbai.

Political Timeline of Ambedkar Prakash Yashwant

  • 1999
    He was re-elected in 13th Lok Sabha elections and defeated BJP candidate Fundkar Pandurang by a margin of over 34,000 votes.He lost the following elections in 2004 against a BJP candidate Dhotre Sanjay Shamrao.
  • 1998
    He contested and won 12th Lok Sabha elections from Akola where he defeated BJP candidate Fundkar Pandurang by a margin of over 30,000 votes.
  • 1994
    He founded the Bharipa Bahujan Mahasangh party.
Net Worth33.55 LAKHS
Liabilities12.63 LAKHS

Disclaimer: The information relating to the candidate is an archive based on the self-declared affidavit filed at the time of elections. The current status may be different. For the latest on the candidate kindly refer to the affidavit filed by the candidate with the Election Commission of India in the recent election.

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