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Nand Kishore Yadav Age, Caste, Wife, Children, Family, Biography & More

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Age: 70 Years
Wife: Kiran Devi
Hometown: Patna

Nand Kishore Yadav

Bio/Wiki
ProfessionPolitician
Famous forBecoming Speaker of Bihar Legislative Assembly in 2024
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 168 cm
in meters- 1.68 m
in feet & inches- 5’ 6”
Weight (approx.)in kilograms- 60 kg
in pounds- 132 lbs
Eye ColourSalt & pepper
Hair ColourBlack
Politics
Political PartyBharatiya Janata Party (BJP)
Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) flag
Political Journey1978: Became a ward councillor of Patna Municipal Corporation

1978: Appointed as Patna district head of Janata Yuva Morcha

1982: Became the Deputy Mayor of Patna Municipal Corporation

1983: Appointed as the head of the Patna unit of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)

1995: Became a Member of the Legislative Assembly (MLA) for the first time from East Patna (renamed Patna Sahib) constituency

2000, 2005, 2010, 2015, 2020: Elected as MLA for Bihar Legislative Assembly
Nand Kishore Yadav in Bihar Legislative Assembly
2005: Became the Road Construction and Tourism Minister in Nitish Kumar cabinet

2008: Became the Health Minister in Bihar government

2010: Became the Road Construction Minister

2013: Became the leader of the opposition in Bihar Legislative Assembly

2017: Became the Road Construction Minister

2024: Elected as the Speaker of Bihar Legislative Assembly
Personal Life
Date of Birth26 August 1953 (Wednesday)
Age (as of 2023)70 Years
BirthplacePatna, Bihar, India
Zodiac signVirgo
SignatureNand Kishore Yadav's signature
NationalityIndian
HometownPatna
SchoolState Marwari High School, Patna City (Passed 10th (matric) in 1969)
College/UniversityCollege of Commerce, Magadh University
Educational QualificationSecond year Bachelor of Science (BSc) dropout (1974) [1]MyNeta
ReligionHinduism [2]Instagram - Nand Kishore Yadav
CasteYadav
Relationships & More
Marital StatusWidower
Family
Wife/SpouseKiran Devi
Nand Kishore Yadav's wife and sons
ChildrenSon- 2
• Nitin Kumar (married to Ranju Kumari, has two sons named Utkarsh and Pratyush)
Nitin Kumar with his son Utkarsh and wife
Nitin Kumar with his son, Pratyush Kishore
• Aditya Raj (married to Rashmi Singh, has two sons named Aarav Raj and Micky)
Aditya Raj with his son, Micky (right)
Aditya Raj with his wife
Aditya Raj with his son, Aarav Raj(right)

Note: Both sons operate Kiran Automobiles showroom in Patna and other cities.
ParentsFather- Panna Lal Yadav
Mother- Rajkumari Yadav
A photo of Nand Kishore Yadav's mother
SiblingsBrother- Avadh Kishore Yadav (Younger)
A photo of Nand Kishore Yadav's brother
Other RelativesGreat-grandfather: Jhalo Sardar (Landlord, kept lions as pets)
Grandfather: Ramdas Rai (kept birds as pets)
Style Quotient
Car CollectionMahindra Scorpio SUV (2017 model) [3]MyNeta
Money Factor
SalaryRs. 5,55,332 (approx. five lakh fifty-five thousand) [4]Bihar Legislative Assembly

Note: Nand Kishore Yadav’s income was estimated for the financial year 2019-2020.
Assets/PropertiesMovable Assets

Cash: Rs. 18,400

Deposits in Banks: Rs. 51,33,233

LIC or other insurance Policies: Rs. 4,35,000

Motor Vehicles: Rs. 4,00,000

Jewellery: Rs. 4,92,635

Immovable Assets

Non-Agricultural Land: Rs. 14,00,000 (Plot No. 1687, Survey No. 117, Umashankar Lane, Patna City)

Residential Buildings: Rs. 1,13,00,000 (Ward no. 03, Plot No. 33, Koutilya Nagar, Beliroad, Patna)

Note: The given estimates of movable and immovable assets are according to the year 2021. [5]Bihar Legislative Assembly
Net WorthRs 1,91,79,270 (approx. Rs. 1 crore 91 lakhs) [6]Bihar Legislative Assembly

Note: The estimate of net worth is for the financial year 2020-2021.

Nand Kishore Yadav

Some Lesser Known Facts About Nand Kishore Yadav

  • Nand Kishore Yadav lived in the Khajekalan area of Patna during his childhood. In 1969, he became a member of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS).
  • In 1974, while studying in the second year of his graduation, he joined the JP Movement, started by Jayaprakash Narayan after which he was jailed for around 12 months till 1975. [7]MyNeta
  • He went on to serve as Minister in different terms of Bihar government. He has been elected as MLA in 6 consecutive Bihar Legislative Assembly elections.

    Nand Kishore Yadav with JP Nadda (left) during Assembly elections

    Nand Kishore Yadav with JP Nadda (left) during Assembly elections

  • He pledged in November 2023 to donate his eyes after his death.
  • He was elected unopposed as the Speaker of the Bihar Legislative Assembly on 15 February 2024.

    Nand Kishore Yadav with Nitish Kumar, Samrat Chaudhary and Vijay Sinha (right to left) after becoming Speaker of Bihar Legislative Assembly

    Nand Kishore Yadav with Nitish Kumar, Samrat Chaudhary, and Vijay Sinha (right to left) after becoming Speaker of Bihar Legislative Assembly