Annapurna Devi Age, Wife, Children, Family, Biography

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Hometown: Dumka
Husband: Ramesh Prasad Yadav
Age: 54 Years

Annapurna Devi

Full NameAnnapurna Devi Yadav
Physical Stats
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
Political PartyRashtriya Janata Dal
Rashtriya Janata Dal flag

Bharatiya Janata Party
Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) flag
Political Journey• 1998: Joined Rashtriya Janata Dal and became a member of the legislative assembly from the Kodarma constituency in Jharkhand
• 2000: Re-elected as the member of the legislative assembly from the Kodarma constituency in Jharkhand
• 2005: Contested and won the 2005 Jharkhand Legislative Assembly election from the Kodarma constituency in Jharkhand
• 2009: Re-elected as an MLA for the fourth time from the Kodarma constituency in Jharkhand
• 2014: Contested in the 2014 Jharkhand Legislative Assembly Elections
• 2019: Elected as the Member of Lok Sabha from the Kodarma constituency in Jharkhand
• 2021: Appointed as the Union Minister of State for Education
• 2024: Contested and won the 2024 Indian General Elections from the Kodarma constituency in Jharkhand
• 2024: Appointed as the Union Minister of Women & Child Development
Personal Life
Date of Birth2 February 1970 (Monday)
Age (as of 2024) 54 Years
BirthplaceAjmeri, Dumka, Jharkhand, India
Zodiac signAquarius
SignatureAnnapurna Devi's signature
Nationality Indian
HometownDumka, Jharkhand
College/UniversityRanchi University, Ranchi
Educational QualificationPost Graduation
AddressVill-Kariyabar, P.O-Karma, P.S-Koderma, Dist-Koderma, Jharkhand
Social MediaInstagram
Relationships & More
Marital StatusWidowed
Husband/SpouseRamesh Prasad Yadav (Politician; Passed in )
ChildrenSon(s)- 2
Daughter- Shweta
ParentsFather- Taraprasanna Mahto
Mother- Rewati Devi
Style Quotient
Car/Vehicle Collection• Tractor
• Innova Car
Money Factor
Assets/PropertiesMovable Assets
Cash: Rs. 5,45,300
Deposits in Banks: Rs. 56,76,498
Bonds: Rs. 61,52,006
LIC or other insurance Policies: Rs. 15,95,423
Personal loans/advance given: Rs. 49,84,200
Motor Vehicles: Rs. 19,10,000
Jewellery: Rs. 27,76,000
Other assets: Rs. 1,90,000

Immovable Assets
Agricultural Land: Rs. 48,28,750
Non Agricultural Land: Rs. 1,23,52,626
Residential Buildings: Rs. 2,23,67,899
Net Worth (approx.)Rs. 5.8 crores

Annapurna Devi

Some Lesser Known Facts About Annapurna Devi

  • In 1998, she started her political journey after the sudden demise of her husband who was the MLA from the Kodarma constituency in Jharkhand.
  • In 2005, she was appointed as the Chairperson of the Committee on Women & Child Welfare in the  Jharkhand Legislative Assembly. She worked there till 2009.
  • In 2019, she became a Member of the Standing Committee on Industry and a Member of the Committee on Empowerment of Women.
  • In July 2021, she was appointed as a Member of the Consultative Committee for the Ministry of Power and the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy.
  • In 2024, she was one of the two women to be appointed to the Union cabinet ministry.