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Jyotiraditya Scindia

Jyotiraditya Scindia


Jyotiraditya Madhavrao Scindia is a member of the Indian National Congress political party and was a 'Minister of State with independent charge' of Power in the cabinet of prime minister Manmohan Singh administration until 2014. He's the incumbent MP of Guna constituency in Madhya Pradesh the position he's retained for three consecutive terms. He studied Economics at Harvard University and graduated in 1993. In 2001, he received an M.B.A. from the Stanford Graduate School of Business.

Personal Life

Full Name Jyotiraditya Scindia
Place of Birth Mumbai (Maharashtra)
Party name Indian National Congress
Education Post Graduate
Profession Social Worker
Father's Name Late Shri Madhavrao J. Scindia
Mother's Name Smt. Madhavi Raje Scindia
Spouse's Name Smt. Priyadarshini Raje Scindia
Spouse's Profession Self-Occupied
No of Sons 1
No of Daughters 1


Permanent address 1, Jai Vilas, Lashkar, Gwalior, MP
Present address 27, Safdarjung Road, New Delhi - 110 011
Contact number 07512321101
Email office.scindi@yahoo.com

Interesting Facts

He is related to the Scindia family that once ruled in Gwalior and is serving as the MP of Guna constituency which was previously under Scindia's father's domain until his demise in 2002.

Political Timeline

  • 2014
    Scindia was Re-elected to 16th Lok Sabha where he defeated Jaibhansingh Pawaiya of BJP's bid to the seat. The winning margin was 120,792 votes.
  • 2014
    He became a Member of Committee on Privileges, Standing Committee on Finance and the Consultative Committee, Ministry of Home Affairs.
  • 2004
    He became a Member of Committee on Estimates, Committee on Petitions, Standing Committee on Defence and Standing Committee on Finance.
  • 2008
    He was appointed the Minister of State, Ministry of Communications and Information Technology.
  • 2004
    He was re-elected to 14th Lok Sabha from Guna where he defeated Harivallabh Shukla of BJP.
  • 2002
    Jyotiraditya Scindia was elected to 13th Lok Sabha in a bye-election Guna constituency fell vacant due to the death of Scindia's father.
  • 2002
    He was elected Member of Standing Committee on Finance and Member, Standing Committee on External Affairs.
  • 2009
    He retained the Guan seat in the 15th Lok Sabha, subsequently, he was appointed Union Minister of State, Commerce, and Industry in 2009 and Union Minister of State (Independent Charge), Power in 2012.
Net Worth33.01 CRORE
Liabilities7.95 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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