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Sadhu Singh Dharamsot Age, Caste, Wife, Children, Family, Biography & More

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Father: Shahna Ram
Hometown: Amloh, Punjab
Age: 62 Years

Sadhu Singh Dharamsot

Bio/Wiki
ProfessionPolitician
Physical Stats & More
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
Politics
Political PartyIndian National Congress
Logo of Indian National Congress
Political JourneyElected as an MLA in the Punjab Legislative Assembly elections for five times until 2022
Personal Life
Date of Birth15 January 1960 (Friday)
Age (as of 2022)62 Years
BirthplaceAmloh, Punjab
Zodiac signCapricorn
NationalityIndian
CasteScheduled [1]My Neta
EthnicityBazigar [2]The Tribune
SignatureSignature of Sadhu Singh
HometownAmloh, Punjab
SchoolPunjab School Education Board Mohali
Educational Qualification1989: Matric from Punjab School Education Board Mohali [3]My Neta
AddressH. No.6, Bir Amloh, Amloh
ControversyIn 2022, he was arrested under the corruption charges in the forest department of Punjab government. He was involved in this scam when he was serving as a minister in the Indian National Congress led government in Punjab. [4]Financial Express
Relationships & More
Marital StatusMarried
Family
WifeSheela Rani (Dairy Farming)
Sadhu Singh Dharamsot with his wife and son
ParentsFather- Sardar Shahna Ram
Mother- Bani Devi
ChildrenSons- Gurpreet Singh Dharmsot and Harpreet Singh
Sadhu Singh Dharamsot's son Gurpreet Singh Dharmsot
Daughter- Seema Rani
SiblingsBrother- Mangat Ram
Money Factor
Assets/Properties (as of 2022) [5]My NetaMovable Assets

Cash: Rs. 75,000
Deposits in Banks: Rs. 15,09,239
Motor Vehicles: Rs. 1,85,000
Jewellery: Rs. 15,21,250

Immovable Assets

Agricultural Land: Rs. 13,00,000
Non Agricultural Land: Rs. 17,60,000
Residential Buildings: Rs. 1,40,00,000

Liabilities

Loans from Banks/FIs: Rs. 30,77,428
Net Worth (approx.) (as of 2022)Rs. 1.73 Crores [6]My Neta

Sadhu Singh Dharamsot

Some Lesser Known Facts About Sadhu Singh Dharamsot

  • Sadhu Singh Dharamsot is an Indian politician. He is a former Minister of Forests, Social Welfare in the Government of Punjab, India. In June 2022, he hit the headlines when he was arrested on the forest scam charges. He was involved in the scam when he was serving as a minister in the Punjab government.
  • At the age of 20, Sadhu Singh Dharamsot joined Youth Congress as its coordinator. In 1992, he was first elected as the MLA from the Amloh constituency. He was then appointed as the Deputy Minister (youth welfare) by then Chief Minister of Punjab Beant Singh.
  • In 2002, he was again elected as the MLA of the Amloh constituency. He was then appointed as the parliamentary secretary (public works department, home and youth welfare) by the then Chief Minister of Punjab Captain Amarinder Singh.
  • In 2012, Sadhu Singh Dharamsot contested the Punjab assembly elections from the Nabha assembly constituency and defeated SAD’s candidate Balwant Singh by 22,548 votes.
  • In 2017, he contested the Punjab Legislative Assembly from the Nabha constituency of Punjab on the ticket of the Indian National Congress and won the elections. He was then appointed as the Minister of Forests, Social Welfare in the Punjab government. Prior to this Sadhu Singh Dharamsot had been elected five times as the MLA to the Punjab Legislative Assembly.
  • Until 2022, Sadhu Singh Dharamsot represented the Nabha Assembly Constituency as MLA. In 2022, he lost the Punjab Legislative Assembly election from Nabha Constituency to Gurdev Singh Mann, an Aam Aadmi Party candidate with a margin of 51,554 votes.
  • On 7 June 2022, Sadhu Singh Dharamsot was arrested by the Punjab Vigilance Bureau on corruption charges under a scam in the forest department. The department was earlier headed by Dharamsot when he was the minister in the cabinet of Captain Amarinder Singh. A few days ago, the district forest officer Guramanpreet Singh and a contractor Harminder Singh Hummy were arrested in a corruption case. According to the police investigation, Sadhu Singh was involved in the illegal felling of over 25,000 trees. He was booked under the Prevention of Corruption Act and Section 120-B (conspiracy) of the IPC.
  • Earlier this, Sadhu Singh was involved in the Post Matric Scholarship scam. He was accused of providing scholarship money wrongly to private colleges and universities when he was serving as the Social Security Minister in the Indian National Congress-led government in Punjab. [7]Jagaran News
  • Sadhu Singh Dharamsot remains very active on various social media platforms. He often shares pictures and videos of his political rallies and campaigns on social media. On Facebook, he is followed by over 10k people. On Instagram, he is followed by over 9k people.

    Sadhu Singh Dharamsot in his political rally

    Sadhu Singh Dharamsot in his political rally

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