Shürhozelie Liezietsu Age, Family, Biography & More

Shürhozelie Liezietsu

Real NameShürhozelie Liezietsu
NicknameNot Known
ProfessionIndian Politician
PartyNagaland People's Fron
Political Journey • In 2003, Liezietsu won Nagaland Legislative Assembly elections from Northern Angami-I (ST) constituency and was made the Urban Development Minister.
• He won the same constituency in 2008 and was again named the Minister of Urban Development of the state and was also given the charge of Higher and Technical Education minister.
• He did not content in 2013 state polls and is currently the Chairman of Democratic Alliance of Nagaland with cabinet status.
Physical Stats & More
Heightin centimeters- 170 cm
in meters- 1.70 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 7”
Weightin Kilograms- 78 kg
in Pounds- 172 lbs
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourSalt & Pepper
Personal Life
Date of BirthYear- 1936
Age (as in 2016)80 Years
Birth PlaceNagaland
Zodiac sign/Sun signNot Known
SchoolNot Known
CollegeNot Known
Educational QualificationsNot Known
DebutLiezietsu began his political career with Nagaland People's Front in 2003 when he won State Legislative Assembly polls from the constituency Northern Angami-I (ST) and was named the Urban Development Minister of Nagaland.
FamilyFather- Not Known
Mother- Not Known
Brother- Not Known
Sister- Not Known
Controversies• The biggest controversy in his career is the 2002 Gujarat Riots in which he has been criticized to mastermind it.
• Teesta Setalvad held him responsible for the murder of her husband in the Gulbarg Society in 2002.
• He was also held responsible for the fake encounter of Ishrat Jahan.
• He has also been criticized regarding his marital status.
• He was denied Visa by USA for his role in the Gujarat Riots.
• He was criticized for tapping the phone-calls of a girl (a student of architecture) in the Snoopgate scandal.
• In 2015, he was criticized for wearing a suit worth 10 Lakh with a monogram of his name- Narendra Modi. Narendra Modi 10 Lakh Suit
Girls, Affairs and More
Marital StatusMarried
Affairs/GirlfriendsNot Known
WifeNot Known
ChildrenSon- Khriehu Liezietsu (Indian Politician)
Daughter- Not Known
Money Factor
SalaryNot Known
Net Worth (approx.)Not Known

Some Lesser Known Facts About Shürhozelie Liezietsu

  • Does Shürhozelie Liezietsu smoke: Not Known
  • Does Shürhozelie Liezietsu drink alcohol: Not Known
  • Dr. Liezietsu is one of the founding members of the first Nagaland regional party; United Democratic Front (UDF) which was later named as Nagaland National Democratic Party (NNDP) presently known as Nagaland People’s Front (NPF) of which he is the president.
  • He is considered one of the leading educationists of the Angami Tribe’s native language which is Angami literature.
  • Liezietsu became the Urban Development Minister of Nagaland in 2003 after winning the state legislative polls from Northern Angami-I (Adivasi) constituency.
  • In 2008, Shürhozelie again became the Urban Development Minister of the state and was also given an extra charge of Higher and Technical Education Minister.
  • He did not contest the 2013 state polls and remained the Democratic Alliance of Nagaland’s Chairman with the cabinet status.
  • In February 2017, Dr. Liezietsu was named the Chief Minister of Nagaland following Political Drama in the state. He held the post until July 2017.