15 August 1964 |
Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh
|Children||1 daughter, Yamini|
|As of September 16, 2006
Sandeep Dikshit (born 15 August 1964) is a member of the 15th Lok Sabha of India. He represents the East Delhi constituency of Delhi and is a member of the Indian National Congress (INC) political party.
Sandeep Dikshit was born to Former Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dixit who was defeated by the Arvind Kejriwal in 2013 state assembly election and Vinod Diskhit, an IAS officer from the Uttar Pradesh cadre. He attended St. Joseph's Boys' High School, Bangalore and Modern School, New Delhi, and holds a masters degree in History from St. Stephens College. He received his Post-Graduate Diploma in Rural Management in 1989 at the Institute of Rural Management Anand (IRMA).
Sandeep Dikshit, before entering active politics, headed a social development group SANKET which pioneered the first sub-national Human Development Report in the world in 1996. Sandeep has worked on rural development and human development issues for the last 15 years in Rajasthan, Gujarat, Punjab, Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh. Sandeep Dikshit represents the East Delhi Parliamentary constituency in the 14th Lok Sabha.
Sandeep Dikshit is married and has a kid.