February 24, 2024

B. S. Yediyurappa Biography, Age, Wife, Children, Family, Caste, Wiki & More

Updated On : August 3, 2020

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Short Biography

B. S. Yediyurappa was born on 27-02-1943 in Mandya in the state of Karnataka, India. He is an Indian Politician who belongs to the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). He is the 19th and current chief minister of Karnataka state. He has been Chief Minister three times before.

Other Name: Bookanakere Siddalingappa Yediyurappa, Yeddyurappa, BS Yediyurappa, BSY
Other Professions: Chief Minister

B. S. Yediyurappa Complete Bio & Career

B. S. Yediyurappa has obtained his bachelors degree in arts from Bengaluru. He is well known for keeping a smile on his face right from the beginning of his coveted political career. He is arguably one of the best public speaker in the country. 
Since the age of 15, he has been associatd with RSS and that marked his initial step into service. He began with his initial work in Shimoga area by working for a sangha program in the year 1965. He was soon named the Sangha Karyavahaka of Shimoga district in Karnataka.
He got elected as the Deputy CM of Karnataka whe the coalition Government of BJP and JDS came in power in the year 2006. In 2008, he was finally named the CM of Karnataka. During his tenure as the CM, he presented a couple of budgets successfully. However, he after that faced a lot of challenges and had to prove his majority in the parliament to held on to his post as CM. During his term The Karnataka Lokayukta also reported various scmas like land and mine scam using his powers for an unfair allotment of one of the prime area at Shimoga and Bangalore. He alloted some prime land in Shimoga and Bangalore in his son’s name and that brought an end to his CM’s post in the year 2011.
During his term his main focus was on helping farmer’s. He  took various steps for the upliftment of farmers by providing them loans at nominal interest rates and stood with farmers during drought situation. After, he was sacked fom the party, he formed his own party KJP (Karnataka Janta Party). He then went to BJP again and was named Bjp’s CM candidate before the 2018 Karnataka State Elections in 2018.
On 02-08-2020, his coronavirus test report was found positive and he was admitted to Manipal Hospitals, Bengaluru.

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B. S. Yediyurappa Family, Relatives and Other Relations

He was born to Late Shri Siddalingappa and Late Smt. Puttatayamma. He has two brothers and two sisters. He is married to Late Smt. Maithra Devi since 1967. He has two sons named Vijayendra and Raghavendra and three daughters named Padmavathi, Uma Devi and Arunadevi.

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Skin Colour Wheatish
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour White

Personal Info

Home Town Bookanakere, Mandya, Karnataka, India
Nationality Indian
Religion Hindu
Address 381, Dhavalagiri 6th Cross, 80 ft. Road, RMV II Stage, Dollars Colony, Bangalore
School N/A
College Government Pre University College, Mandya
Qualification B.A.
Hobbies Reading, Listening News Bulletin, Watching TV
Marital Status Married
Debut 1970: Became Secretary of Sangh's Shikaripura Unit
Salary INR 2 Lacs and other Allowances
Net Worth INR 6.97 Crore (in 2014)
Official Website https://yeddyurappa.in
Office Address Public Meeting Centre, Jagannatha Bhavana, #48, Temple Street, 11th Cross, Malleshwaram, Bengaluru – 560 003
Contact Number Landline: 080-23569999, 23511945
Mobile Number: 08022041976, 09972795355
Fax: 080-22343523
Email Address bsy@yeddyurappa.in


Bike Collections Hero Maestro
Car Collections Toyota Fortuner, Mahindra Scorpio


Favorite Color White, Saffron
Favorite Politician Narendra Modi , Atal Bihari Vajpayee
Favorite Dress Safari Suit
Favorite Food Homemade Vegetable Food
Favorite Accessories Watch

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About B. S. Yediyurappa

  • It was he who gave Bhartiya Janta Party a historic mandate in the 2008 Karnataka State Assembly elections and allowed the saffron party to find a strong foothold in the South.
  • Sandhya Suraksha pension scheme for senior citizens, distribution of free bicycles to 8th standard students from BPL ration card families were the initiatives that he took during his term as the CM.
  • His full name is Bookanakere Siddalingappa Yeddyurappa.
  • He was named after a deity of a Shiv temple which was established by saint Siddalingeshwara.
  • He was worked as a clerk at a Rice Mill.

B. S. Yediyurappa Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

80 years, 11months, 28 days old age B. S. Yediyurappa will turn 81 on 27 February, 2024. Only 2 days, 21 hours,1 minutes has left for his next birthday.

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B. S. Yediyurappa has celebrated the total number of 81 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

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