Modern day Chanakya
Amit Shah is a well known name and person among the citizens of our country, let’s know more about our Home Minister.
Amit anilchandra shah was born on 22 of Oct 1964. Shah is a Gujarati Hindu belong from a baniya family. He did his schooling from Mehsana and after schooling he moved to Ahmedabad for studying biochemistry. After his graduation he also worked for father’s business of pipes,as a stockbroker or in co- operative banks as well.
He was involved with RSS since his childhood, and became a volunteer in his college days in Ahmedabad.
Rise in Gujarat Politics
Shah started his political career as a leader of student wing of Rss known as ABVP in 1983. He joined BJP in 1987, one year before Modi joined. After holding many post in Ahmedabad, shah came into limelight after managing election campaign of l.k Advani in Gandhinagar in 1991. In 1997 shah became an MLA .
Rise in National Politics
After Narendra Modi becoming a p.m candidate shah influence also increased in the party. In a minimal time shah gained recognition as an excellent election campaign manager. By his creative mind set and positive attitude he got appointed as BJP general secretary and given charge for up election in 2014. After the election everybody was shoked, and shah got a new identity as modern day Chanakya.
From there shah never looked back he became a member of upper house of parliament in rajya sabha in 2017. He was also appointed as BJP president (2014-20). Shah also holded the position of member of lower house parliament lok sabha in 2019. Modi and shah was appreciated and founded win again in the centre and shah got new responsibility being minister of home affairs. And now the modern day Chanakya is also holding a record being youngest Home minister of our country at the age of 54.