Yashwant Sonawane Age, Death Cause, Caste, Wife, Children, Family, Biography & More

Yashwant Sonawane

Real NameYashwant Sonawane
Profession Civil servant (IAS)
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 175 cm
in meters- 1.75 m
in feet inches- 5’ 9”
Weight (approx.)in kilograms- 75 kg
in pounds- 165 lbs
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack (Semi- Bald)
Personal Life
Date of Birth28 January 1962
Birth Place Dindori, Nashik district , Maharashtra, India
Date of Death25 January 2011
Place of Death Manmad, Maharashtra, India
Age (at the time of death) 48 Years
Death CauseAssassination
Zodiac sign/Sun signAquarius
Nationality Indian
Hometown Dindori, Nashik district , Maharashtra, India
Educational QualificationNot Known
ControversyA CBI investigation came out to a conclusion that, he has demanded 1 Lacs in a bribe from Popat Shinde, oil adulteration mafia, and Sonawne was killed by him because of some past enmity and demand for the bribe.
FamilyNot Known
AddressMalegaon, Nashik District, Maharashtra, India
Girls, Affairs and More
Marital StatusMarried
Wife/Spouse Name Not Known
Yashwant Sonawane With his Wife
ChildrenSons- 2
Salary 70,000/ month (INR)
Yashwant Sonawane

Some Lesser Known Facts About Yashwant Sonawane

  • Did Yashwant Sonawane smoke?: Not Known
  • Did Yashwant Sonawane drink alcohol?: Not Known
  • Yashwant Sonawane was a 1994 Batch IAS officer of Maharashtra Cadre.
  • He had worked for 15 years as an officer, before being promoted to the IAS-level rank of Additional Collector in Malegaon.
  • In 2011, while travelling, he found few trucks parked in a very suspicious manner near a roadside eatery where the depots of IOCL, HPC and BPCL were located. He went out of his car to investigate the matter and was burnt alive by an oil adulteration mafia in Manmad near Nasik.
  • Popat Shinde, the main accused, was also died in January 2011 because of a severe burnt condition.
  • An ex-gratia of Rs. 2.5 million was announced for his family.