In 2020, the Delhi assembly elections campaign is being led by Arvind Kejriwal’s wife Sunita Kejriwal. She gave her personal touch to the Delhi elections campaign. With copies of Aam Aadmi Party’s five years’ result in hand and wearing their trademark cap, Sunita Kejriwal won the hearts of many citizens with her easy approach. Recently in an interview, she said:
“It is very heartening. Every house that we visit, people are very happy with the present government and they say ‘bahut kaam hua hai, and we are going to support it and we are going to vote for the AAP’.”
Sunita Kejriwal’s Personal Life: Husband, Caste & Family
Sunita Kejriwal is not only famous for being the wife of the chief minister of Delhi, Arvind Kejriwal, but also for being an ex-civil services officer. After clearing the Civil Services Examination in the year 1994, she joined Indian Revenue Services.
During her training at the National Academy of Administration in Nagpur, she met Arvind Kejriwal. Kejriwal’s courage and forwardness attracted her towards him, and as they both belong to the same “Baniya” community, there was no opposition from their respective families. They tied the marital knot in November 1994.
Presently she is working with her husband’s political party which was formed in the year 2012. Sunita Kejriwal is a mother of two kids, elder daughter Harshita Kejriwal and younger son Pratik Kejriwal. Harshita is an associate consultant in Boston Consulting Group and son Pratik has recently cleared his 12th with very good grades.
Recent Controversy Related To Sunita Kejriwal
Arvind Kejriwal was accused by his own party member Kapil Sharma of taking money. He made a statement that Arvind Kejriwal was given INR 2 crores, by the health minister. Reacting to this statement, Kejriwal’s wife strongly stood by and supported her husband by stating that Kapil Sharma was making a false allegation against her husband.
Some Little Known Facts about Sunita Kejriwal
Sunita has worked in the Income Tax Appellate Tribunal in Delhi. In 2019, BJP politician Harish filed a complaint against her saying, Sunita is having more than one voter ID.
A documentary film, An Insignificant Man which was released in 2017, was based on the true story of Arvind and wife Sunita Kejriwal.
Sunita Kejriwal is a big-time supporter of her husband, Arvind Kejriwal. We might see her in the near future, as a powerful member of the Aam Aadmi Party. Her fearless and courageous approach in political affairs and the way she has been able to manage her family is a great inspiration for many of us out there.