Hometown: Pilkhuwa, Ghaziabad
Age: 53 Years
Wife: Dr. Manju Sharma
|Real Name||Kumar Vishwas|
|Profession||Performance Poet and an Indian Politician|
|Party||Aam Aadmi Party (AAP)
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters- 173 cm
in meters- 1.73 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 8”
|Weight (approx.)||in Kilograms- 65 kg
in Pounds- 143 lbs
|Date of Birth||10 February 1970|
|Age (as of 2023)||53 Years|
|Birthplace||Pilkhuwa, Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh|
|Hometown||Pilkhuwa, Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh|
|School||Lala Ganga Sahay School, Pilkhuwa, Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh
Rajputana Regiment Inter College, Pilkhuwa, Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh
|College||Meerut University, Meerut, Uttar Pradesh|
|Educational Qualification||Post-Graduation Degree in Hindi
Ph.D. in Hindi
|Family||Father- Dr. Chandra Pal Sharma (lecturer)
Mother- Smt. Rama Sharma (home maker)
|Address||3/1084, Vasundhra Ghaziabad, UP 201012|
|Controversies||• He was criticized for making derogatory remarks about Imam Hussain and Hindu deities during a Kavi Sammelan; for which he made an apology later.
• An F.I.R. was lodged against him by an AAP volunteer for molesting her making sexual comments.
• In February 2023, during an event in Ujjain, Madhya Pradesh, he received flak from the BJP and RSS after he called RSS members “illiterate.” He said, "One are leftist, who are ill-informed. They have studied everything but have studied wrongly; And the other one is [RSS], they haven't studied at all." Later, he issued a clarification and said that his words were misinterpreted. Hindustan Times
|Poet||Ramdhari Singh Dinkar|
|Girls, Affairs and More|
|Wife/Spouse||Dr. Manju Sharma (lecturer)
Daughters- Agrata Vishwas, Kuhu Vishwas
|Net Worth||3 Crore INR (as of 2014)|
Some Lesser Known Facts About Kumar Vishwas
- He was born in a Gaur Brahmin family in Pilkhuwa, Ghaziabad.
- His father, Dr. Chandra Pal Sharma, was a lecturer at the R.S.S. Degree College, Pilkhuwa that is affiliated with the Chaudhary Charan Singh University of Meerut.
- His father wanted him to enroll in engineering, however, his passion for poetry led him to pursue a Master’s Degree in Hindi Literature.
- After completing his Ph.D. in Hindi Literature, he started working as a lecturer in Rajasthan in the year 1994.
- He has established himself as a poet of Shringara-Ras (Romantic Genre).
- He also writes lyrics for different title songs of TV serials.
- He supported the anti-corruption movement led by Anna Hazare in 2011.
- He joined Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) led by Arvind Kejriwal and contested the 2014 Lok Sabha election against Rahul Gandhi from Amethi constituency in Uttar Pradesh.