|Real Name||Sangeet Singh Som|
|Party||Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)
|Political Journey||2012: In March, elected an M.L.A. from Sardhana Constituency in Uttar Pradesh.
2017: Again elected an M.L.A. from Sardhana Constituency in Uttar Pradesh.
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters- 185 cm
in meters- 1.85 m
in Feet Inches- 6’ 1”
|Weight (approx.)||in Kilograms- 80 kg
in Pounds- 176 lbs
|Date of Birth||1 January 1978|
|Age (as in 2017)||39 Years|
|Birth Place||Mohammad Faridpur, Meerut, Uttar Pradesh, India|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Capricorn|
|Hometown||Meerut, Uttar Pradesh, India|
|School||K.K. Jain Inter college Khatauli, Muzaffarnagar, Uttar Pradesh|
|Educational Qualifications||12th Standard|
|Debut||In March 2012, when he became an M.L.A. from Sardhana Constituency in Uttar Pradesh.|
|Family||Father- Thakur Omvir Singh
Mother- Name Not Known
Brother- Gagan Som
Sister- Not Known
|Address||Village and Post Alamgirpur/Faridpur, Tehsil Sardhana, Meerut, Uttar Pradesh|
|Hobbies||Doing Yoga, Reading, Travelling|
|Controversies||• He is among the accused in the 2013 Muzaffarnagar riots.
• He was booked for his alleged involvement in the 2013 Muzaffarnagar riots and also rapped under the National Security Act in September 2013. However, he was later given a clean chit.
• Sangeet Som has been an anti-beef campaigner for years now. However, a report in The Hindu said he co-founded a firm called "Al Dua" in 2005-06 and was associated with it till around 2008 as Director. The firm is a large-scale exporter of Halal-meat. The company exported halal buffalo meat, lamb meat, goat meat, and hides.
• In October 2017, he raised many eyebrows by calling Taj Mahal a blot on Indian culture and history. His comments came days after the Uttar Pradesh government dropped Taj Mahal from the state tourism booklet.
|Favourite Politician(s)||Atal Bihari Vajpayee, Narendra Modi|
|Girls, Affairs and More|
|Salary (as an M.L.A. of Uttar Pradesh Assembly)||1.25 Lakh INR/Month (as in 2017)|
|Net Worth (approx.)||31 Crore INR (as in 2017)|
Some Lesser Known Facts About Sangeet Som
- Does Sangeet Som smoke?: Not Known
- Does Sangeet Som drink alcohol?: Not Known
- He was born into a family of landlords in the western Uttar Pradesh.
- Som is a two time-sitting MLA from Uttar Pradesh’s Sardhana constituency and is a popular figure among the Hindu Right.
- Various Hindu Religious groups have felicitated him with awards like “Hindu Hriday Samrat” and “Mahathakur Sangharshveer.”
- His name also appeared in the 2013 Muzaffarnagar Riots for instigating the crowd.
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