2 February 1972 |
||Diploma in Journalism
||RTI and social activist, politician
||Kabir and Parivartan.
||Aam Admi Party
Manish Sisodia (born 2 February 1972) is a Social Activist turned Politician and member of National Executive Committee of Aam Aadmi Party. He was a journalist by Profession before entering Social Activist and politics.
Manish was born in a Rajput family in Faugata village of Hapur district, Uttar Pradesh.
Manish Sisodia is a well known name in the Jan Lokpal Bill Movement. A journalist by profession Mr. Sisodia has worked in Zee News and All India Radio for a long time. Later he became very active in the struggle to pass the Right to Information Act and played a key role in laying the foundation of the Jan Lokpal Bill Movement. He also sat on a fast for 10 days in demand for forming a SIT to probe the misapproprities of corrupt ministers. He along with party members were also sent to jail with Anna Hazare in the struggle against corruption.
As of 2013 , he is a member of the National Executive of the Aam Aadmi Party and party's MLA MLA from Patparganj constituency in Delhi state assembly elections, 2013.
Manish became a MLA (Member of Legislative Assembly) from Patparganj by defeating Nakul Bhardwaj of BJP by 11478 votes.