Raghav Chadha, a dynamic and influential figure within the Aam Aadmi Party, and the spouse of Bollywood actress Parineeti Chopra, has achieved another significant milestone. He has been appointed as the new leader of the Aam Aadmi Party in the Rajya Sabha, succeeding Sanjay Singh.
The leadership of the AAP officially communicated this development in a letter addressed to the Rajya Sabha chairman. The letter explained that Raghav Chadha would assume the role of the party’s leader in the upper house, taking over from Sanjay Singh, who is currently facing health issues.
The Rajya Sabha Secretariat has acknowledged receipt of the letter, and it is presently in the hands of the RS Secretary General for implementation.
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|11 November 1988 (34 in 2023)
|Alka Chadha (Mother)
Sunil Chadha (Father)
|Wedding on 24th September, Udaipur
|Parineeti Chopra (Wife )
Who is Raghav Chadha?
Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Raghav Chadha is the youngest Member of Parliament (MP), Rajya Sabha, from Punjab, India. He was the MLA from the Rajendra Nagar assembly constituency in Delhi as well as the Vice Chairman of the Delhi Jal Board.
Chadha was born in New Delhi on November 11, 1988, to Sunil Chadha and Alka Chadha. He spent the majority of his childhood and adulthood in the national capital. There is not much available in the public domain about his family.
Now Bollywood actress, Parineeti Chopra, is the newest addition to his family. He got engaged to Parineeti Chopra after dating for a while, and they’re going to tie the knot in Udaipur on 24 September 2023.
Raghav Chadha Education
Raghav Chadha completed his school education at Modern School, Barakhamba Road, New Delhi. After completing his schooling, he enrolled at Sri Venkateswara College, Delhi University, for graduation.
However, he only did his graduation for a year and then opted for correspondence in order to pursue Chartered Accountancy (CA) from the prestigious Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI).
He later went to the London School of Economics for a certificate course in EMBA (Executive Master of Business Administration) after finishing his graduation. He is a practicing chartered accountant who has previously worked with renowned accounting firms such as Grant Thornton, Deloitte, and Shyam Malpani, among others.
Raghav Chadha & Parineeti Chopra Wedding
Raghav and Parineeti got engaged in Delhi on May 13 at Kapurthala House in the presence of family and friends. Various famous personalities, like global star Parineeti Chopra’s cousin Priyanka Chopra, attended the ceremony.
Various political figures, like Chief Minister of Delhi Arvind Kejriwal, Aditya Thakre, Chief Minister of Punjab Bhagwant Mann, and various other senior politicians of the AAP, blessed the couple with their presence. As per the latest updates, the couple is expected to tie the knot soon.
Parineeti Chopra shares several photos on social media with loving notes where she talks about her fairy tale engagement ceremony:
Raghav Chadha Political Career
Chadha, 34, who has been a member of the Aam Aadmi Party since its inception, first met party chief Arvind Kejriwal in 2011 during the anti-corruption movement “India Against Corruption,” which was led by social activist Anna Hazare.
In 2012, Aam Aadmi Party chairperson Arvind Kejriwal encouraged Chadha to draught the Delhi Lokpal Bill, which was his first political task. After that, there was no looking back for Chadha, and he became the AAP’s TV face as well as the party’s youngest national spokesperson.
He was appointed the AAP’s national treasurer at the age of 26, after the party won the Delhi Legislative Assembly Election with a majority in 2015.
Later, in the 2019 Lok Sabha Elections, he contested from the South Delhi Parliamentary Constituency and made it to second place after losing to BJP candidate Ramesh Bidhuri.
In 2020, he was appointed the AAP’s Punjab co-in-charge for the Punjab Legislative Assembly Election 2022, in which the party had a landslide victory by winning 92 out of 112 assembly seats. He is widely regarded as the mastermind behind the party’s historic win in Punjab.
Raghav Chadha’s Net Worth
As per media reports, the AAP politician lives a simple life, and his net worth is close to Rs 50 lakh, Just one car Maruti Suzuki cost nearly 5 Lakshs. Prior to starting his career, he practiced as a CA, and in one of the interviews, he said he had a small CA firm. Now he is engaged to actress Parineeti Chopra, who has a net worth of almost 60 crores and majorly earns from films, brand endorsements, and promotions.
Raghav Chadha FAQs
A. Raghav Chadha is an Indian politician and a prominent leader of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP).
A. The former AAP MLA Raghav is married to Bollywood actress Parineeti Chopra.
A. Raghav Chadha is 35 years old.
A. Raghav Chadha’s net worth is around 50 lakh.
A. Actress Parineeti Chopra’s net worth is around 60 crores.