() (born 22 July 1959) is a member of the 15th Lok Sabha
. He represents the Bangalore South
constituency of Karnataka
and is a member of the Bharatiya Janata Party
(BJP) political party.
Ananth Kumar was born on 22 July 1959 in Bangalore
to H.N. Narayan Shastry and Girija. He graduated in the faculty of Arts (B.A) from K.S.Arts College at Hubli
affiliated to Karnatak University
and later completed his bachelors in law (L.L.B) from J.S.S. Law College affiliated to the Mysore University
. He is a voluntary member of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh
He has 2 daughters - Aishwarya Ananth Kumar born Jan 30th 1990, who is an accomplished law student currently pursuing law in Pune.His youngest daughter, Vijeta was born on 15 February 1996.
The strong man of BJP
in Karnataka, in his early days was very much influenced by the ideology of Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh
and naturally choose Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad
, the students wings. During the Emergency
he was imprisoned for almost 40 days.
Very early in his life he was elected as the Secretary for the state of Karnataka and later became its National Secretary in 1985. He graduated from Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthri Parishad to join its political counterpart Bharatiya Janata Party
. He was nominated as the State President of BJP Yuva Morcha in Karnataka.... Read More