Deepender Singh Hooda

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Deepender Singh Hooda
Member of Indian Parliament
for Rohtak
Assumed office
Preceded by Bhupinder Singh Hooda
Constituency Rohtak, Haryana
Personal details
Born (1978-01-04) 4 January 1978 (age 39)
Rohtak, Haryana
Political party Indian National Congress
Spouse(s) Geeta Grewal (divorced)
Sweta Mirdha Hooda ( m. 2010 - present)
Residence Rohtak
Profession Politician And Social Worker

Deepender Singh Hooda (born 4 January 1978)[1] has twice served as a member of parliament in India, where he represents the Indian National Congress from the Rohtak constituency in Haryana. He is the third generation of his family to hold such a position: Bhupinder Singh Hooda is his father, while his grandfather, Ranbir Singh Hooda, was a freedom fighter, a member of the Constituent Assembly and Minister in Punjab (when Haryana was part of Punjab).


Deepender Hooda holds a Bachelor of Technology and Master of Business Administration qualifications and was educated at Technological Institute of Textile & Sciences, Bhiwani Maharishi Dayanand University in Rohtak and Indiana University, Bloomington respectively.[1] He attended school at Mayo College, Ajmer.[2]

Personal life[edit]

In February 2010, Hooda married Sweta Mirdha, a granddaughter of a former leader of the INC in Rajasthan, Nathuram Mirdha. Her older sister, Jyoti Mirdha, is a Congress MP for Nagaur, Rajasthan. He had divorced Geeta Grewal in 2005.[3]


  1. ^ a b "Fourteenth Lok Sabha Members Bioprofile". Archived from the original on 8 December 2007. Retrieved 25 December 2012. 
  2. ^ "Deepinder Singh Hooda's assets pegged over Rs 35 crore". The Indian Express. 22 March 2014. Retrieved 2016-09-07. 
  3. ^ "Rohtak town geared up for wedding of Hooda's son". Thaindian News. IANS. 16 February 2010. Retrieved 10 March 2013.