She is a leader of the Bharatiya Janata Party. She belongs to Azamgarh. She is a woman politician of India. She is a senior woman leader of the Bharatiya Janata Party and a former chairperson of the UP Women Commission and also the national vice-president of the party’s Mahila Morcha. She is the protégé of Kalyan Singh whom she considers like her father and calls him Babuji but has parted ways with him. Earlier she was also the Cabinet Minister of Public Works Department in the Government of Uttar Pradesh.
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