Sushilkumar Sambhaji Shinde was born on 4 September 1941 and is an Indian politician from the state of Maharashtra.
11 Facts About Sushilkumar Shinde
Sushilkumar Shinde was the Minister of Home Affairs, Minister of Power in the Manmohan Singh government, and the Leader of the House in Lok Sabha until 26 May 2014.
Sushilkumar Shinde previously served as the Chief Minister of Maharashtra from 18 January 2003 to October 2004.
Sushilkumar Shinde was elected to Rajya Sabha from Maharashtra during July 1992 to March 1998.
In 2002, Sushilkumar Shinde lost the election for the post of Vice-President of India contesting against the National Democratic Alliance candidate Bhairon Singh Shekhawat.
Sushilkumar Shinde served as the chief minister of Maharashtra from 2003 to 2004.
Sushilkumar Shinde was appointed the Governor of Andhra Pradesh on 30 October 2004 replacing Surjit Singh Barnala, who became the Governor of Tamil Nadu.
Sushilkumar Shinde was elected unopposed to the Rajya Sabha for the second time from Maharashtra on 20 March 2006.
Sushilkumar Shinde served as Power minister of India from 2006 to 2012.
In 2014 Lok Sabha elections, Sushilkumar Shinde was the Congress party nominee.
Sushilkumar Shinde contested the 2019 Lok Sabha elections from Solapur.