(born 7 September 1977) is an Indian member of Parliament. He represents the Ajmer
constituency of Rajasthan
and is a member of the Indian National Congress
. He is presently the Minister of State in the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology.
Sachin Pilot was born in Saharanpur
, Uttar Pradesh, to Rajesh Pilot
of village Baidpura District, Ghaziabad
now Gautam Budh Nagar (Noida).
He went to Air Force Bal Bharati School
in New Delhi
and then completed his B.A. (Hons) at St. Stephens College
, University of Delhi, Delhi and M.B.A at Wharton Business School
, University of Pennsylvania
, Philadelphia, USA.
On returning to India, Sachin Pilot was inducted into the Indian National Congress
party on the 10 February 2002.
On 13 May 2004, Sachin Pilot was elected to the 14th Lok Sabha
(Lower House) seat from the Dausa Parliamentary Constituency of Rajasthan, with a margin of over 1.2 lac votes. On 16 May 2009, he was elected to the 15th Lok Sabha
from the Ajmer
Constituency. He had to shift his constituency due to delimitation
. He defeated Bharatiya Janata Party
's Kiran Maheshwari
by a margin of over 76,000 votes due to swing of the Jat community (major community in Ajmer) votes in favour of Congress.
At the of 26, he became the youngest Member of Parliament in the country. He is a member of the Parliaments... Read More