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Trivendra Singh Rawat

Trivendra Singh Rawat


Born in December 1960 in the village of Khairasain in the Kotdwar tehsil, Trivendra Singh Rawat is the eighth and current Chief Minister of Uttarakhand. He was the ninth and youngest child in the family. He was born to Pratap Singh Rawat and Bochha Devi. Rawat obtained his master's degree in journalism from Birla Campus in Srinagar. From 1979 to 2002, Rawat was a member of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh and held the post of organizing secretary of the Uttarakhand region. In 2002, he was elected from Doiwala in the State's first legislative assembly elections. He retained his seat in the 2007 elections and served as the State's Minister of Agriculture. He served as Jharkhand's in-charge and Uttarakhand cadre's president as a member of the Bharatiya Janata Party. He was named the Chief Minister after his party won the majority and formed the government while winning from Doiwala in 2017.

Personal Life

Full Name Trivendra Singh Rawat
Date of Birth 20 Sep 1960 (Age 59)
Place of Birth Khairasain
Party name Bharatiya Janta Party
Education Post Graduate
Profession Social Worker & MLA
Father's Name Pratap Singh Rawat
Mother's Name Bochha Devi
Spouse's Name Sunita Rawat
Spouse's Profession Teacher


Permanent address S-3C-130, Defence Colony, Dehrahdun Uttrakhand
Present address S-3C-130, Defence Colony, Dehrahdun Uttrakhand
Contact number 9412053515
Email tsrawatbjp@gmail.com
Social Handles

Interesting Facts

Trivendra Singh Rawat loves hill delicacies and keeps visiting his village from time to time to relish those, especially during winter when he loves to eat millet (Manduwa) rotis.

Political Timeline

  • 2010
    Trivendra was appointed as National Secretary of BJP.
  • 2014
    He was appointed as an Incharge of BJP, Jharkhand. He was also appointed as one of the members of "Namaami Gange" to clean Holy Ganga.
  • 2007
    He was again elected as an MLA from Doiwala constituency.
  • 2002
    He became an MLA from Doiwala Constituency.
  • 1997
    Trivendra worked as a State Secretary (Organisation) of BJP, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand. Again in 2002, he served the same post.
  • 1993
    Trivendra Singh Rawat was appointed as Secretary (Organisation) of BJP.
  • 2017
    He took oath as the 8th Chief Minister of Uttarakhand in March 2017 after BJP got a remarkable mandate of 57 out of 70 seats in the state assembly elections.

Early Life

  • 1989
    Became an Editor of Rashtradev at Meerut, Uttar Pradesh.
  • 1983
    He became a Tehsil Pracharak of RSS at Srinagar, Uttarakhand.
  • 1981
    He became a Sangh Pracharak.
  • 1979
    Rawat joined Rashtriya Swayam Sewak Sangh.
  • 1985
    Appointed as Nagar Pracharak of RSS at Dehradun, Uttarakhand.
Net Worth1.04 CRORE
Liabilities11.59 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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