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Kiran Maheshwari

Kiran Maheshwari


Smt Kiran Maheshwari is a prominent polirician and social worker from Rajasthan. She completed her education from Bombay University, Catering College, Dadar, Mumbai and IICT- Udaipur. She first spotted in political sphere when she participited in the Gangaajal Yatra of Vishva Hindu Parishad.She was just 24 then. When The Rama Janma Bhumi issue gain momentum in 1989,Maheshwari established herself in Konarkoli in the field of Mahila Jagrati and held the responsibility for systematic publicity. The Ayodhya car seva in 1992 and Delhi rally in 1993 showed her commitment in politics and She soon elected as Mayor of Udaipur in 1994. In the same year she established Women's Co-operative Bank for empowerment and upliftment of women and bank became the leading organization of women emancipation.
In 2004 defeating Congress leading woman Girija Vyas ,she was elected to the Lokasabha from Udaipur-Rajsamand constituency. Serving 4 years as a MP she resigned in 2008 to contest in State assembly election and subsequently elected to the Rajasthan State assembly. She was again elected as MLA in 2013 and was given the portfolio of Higher Education ministry.
Apart from politics, She was known for her social works. She played a leading role in various functions like Sarva Samaj Samuhik Vivah, Charbhuja Padyatra from Kankroli and, death sentence to be given for the perpetrator of rape and murder with the Masoom Balik.She is also a serving member in many organizations like All India Maheshwari Mahasabha, Vaishya Mahasammelan, Indian Lions Parisangh, Bharat Vikas Parishad, Mrigendra Bharati, Savarkar Smriti.

Personal Life

Full Name Kiran Maheshwari
Date of Birth 29 Oct 1961 (Age 57)
Place of Birth Ratlam
Party name Bharatiya Janta Party
Education Graduate
Profession Social Service
Father's Name Kanheyalal Devpura
Mother's Name Smt. Hetkunwar Devpura
Spouse's Name Satyanarayan Maheshwari
Spouse's Profession Chartered Account
No of Sons 1
No of Daughters 1


Permanent address 457, Amba Mata Scheme, Udaipur., Tel. No. : 0294-2431000
Present address 382-A, Civil Lines, Jaipur., Tel. No. : 0141-2221466
Contact number 02952222111
Email mphegwd-rj@nic.in
Website https://www.kiranmaheshwari.com
Social Handles

Interesting Facts

When she was elected to Rajasthan state assembly in 2008, She created a record of putting more than 650 questions in 5 years.
She carries special interest in Reading, writing and painting.

Political Timeline

  • 2011
    She was nominated as the National General Secretary of the BJP.
  • 2006
    She was appointed as the National President of the Mahila Morcha.
  • 2000
    She was appointed as the President of BJP Mahila Morcha of Rajasthan Pradesh.
  • 1992
    She became Member, State Welfare Board.
  • 1994
    She emerged victorious in the Udaipur Municipal Council by becoming the President and became the Chairman of the council. She was Mayor of Udaipur from 1994 to 1999. she established Women's Co-operative Bank for empowerment and upliftment of women. She became its founder President.
  • 2013
    She contested the assembly elections from Rajsamand assembly seat and won by a margin of over 30,000 votes. And she was imbibed in cabinet giving Higher Education portfolio. She was nominated as the National Vice-President of the BJP.
  • 2009
    She contested to 15th Lokasabha from Ajmer Lok Sabha constituency And lost to Sachin Pilot of congress party.
  • 2008
    She resigned as a MP w.e.f. 22 December, 2008. And she contested in Rajasthan state Assembly election and was elected MLA from Rajsamand constituency.
  • 2004
    She contested to 14th Lokasabha from Udaipur-Rajsamand Parliamentary Constituency.And elected to the parliment. And She also became BJP's National Secretary. Served as; Member, Committee on Water Resources. Member, Committee on Empowerment of Women. Member, Committee on Personanel, Public Grievances and Justice.

Early Life

  • 1981
    She married shri Satyanarayan Maheshwari.
Net Worth1.7 CRORE
Liabilities21.44 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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