Nitish Kumar Wiki, Wife, Age, Bio & More

Nitish Kumar is a famous Indian politician. He was born in Bakhtiarpur, Bihar, India on the 1st of March in the year 1951. He is one of the most famous Indian politicians. He has served the state of Bihar as a Chief Minister five times in the past. He has also served as a Union Minister. He completed his high school education at Shree Ganesh High School and did his B.Sc. in mechanical engineering from Bihar College of engineering in the year 1972.

Biography/ Wiki

In the year 1971, he became a member of Ram Manohar Lohia’s youth wing and a member of Samajwadi Yuvjan Sabha. In the year 1985, he became a member of the Bihar legislative assembly and became the state president of Lok Dal in the year 1987.

In the year 1999, he became the Union Minister for Sulphur transport, in 2000 he became the Union Minister of Agriculture, and in 2001 he became Union Minister for railways. He has been elected as Chief Minister of Bihar for the 8th time including in the year 2022. 


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His father’s name is Kaviraj Ram Lakhan Singh who was an ayurvedist by profession. His mother’s name is Parmeshwari Devi, she is a housewife. He has one elder brother Satish Kumar. She has three sisters Usha Devi, Indu Devi, and Prabha Devi. Among them, Usha Devi is the eldest sister. He got married in the year 1973 to Manju Kumari Sinha who died in the year 2007. They were blessed with a son Nishant Kumar who also wants to become a leader. 

Nitish Kumar Bio

Real Name Nitish Kumar
Screen NameMunna
Date of Birth1st March 1951
Age (in years)71 Years
Birth PlaceBakhtiarpur, Bihar, India
Nationality Indian
Home TownBakhtiarpur, Bihar, India
FamilyFather: Kaviraj Ram Lakhan Singh 
Mother: Parmeshwari Devi 
Siblings Brother: Satish Kumar
Sister: Usha Devi, Indu Devi, and Prabha Devi
WifeLate Manju Kumari Sinha
SonNishant Kumar
Zodiac SignPisces

Physical Attributes

Height5’8″ (in Feet Inches)
1.73 m (in meters)
173 cm (in centimeters)
Weight143 Ibs (in Pounds)
65 Kgs (in kilograms)
Body MeasurementsNot Known
Hair ColourWhite
Eye ColourBlack
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Education Details & Debut

SchoolingShree Ganesh High School, Bakhtiarpur, Bihar, India
Patna Science College, Patna
College Bihar College of Engineering, Patna

Educational Qualification
DebutNot Applicable

Social Media Info

He is present on Twitter and keeps tweeting and sharing his personal, professional, and other events on his account. He has around 7.8M followers on Twitter as he is a very popular and followed politician in our country. If you want to know about his life events, party activities, and future plans and events you can click on the given link.

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Nitish Kumar Twitter- @NitishKumar

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Some Lesser Known Facts About Nitish Kumar

  • In the year 2015, while contesting opposite Lalu Prasad Yadav, the elections were highly criticized
  • He broke the alliance with RJD and NIC after forming the government in Bihar within 24 hours with the support of BJP and NDA. 
  • In the year 2000, he became the CM for the 1st time, in the year 2005, he was sworn in as chief minister for the 2nd time, in 2010, he was sworn in as chief minister for the 3rd time, and so on. And on the 10th of August in the year 2022 he became the chief minister of Bihar for the 8th time.
  • His net worth is approximately $ 20 million.
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