Raja Bundela

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Raja Bundela
Born Jhansi, Uttar Pradesh, India
Occupation Actor, producer, politician
Spouse(s) Sushmita Mukherjee

Raja Bundela (Raja Rajeshwar Pratap Singh Judev) is an Indian actor, producer, politician and civil activist.

Personal life[edit]

Raja Rajeshwar Pratap Singh Judev, formerly known as Raja Bundela was born in Lalitpur, Uttar Pradesh.[citation needed] Raja Bundela was born to one of the Royal houses of the Lalitpur district. He is married to Sushmita Mukherjee, Rani.

Political career[edit]

Bundela was president of Bundelkhand Mukti Morcha which is campaigning for the creation of a separate Bundelkhand state comprising 15 districts of Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh.[1]

In the Lok Sabha elections 2004, Bundela stood on an Indian National Congress ticket in Jhansi, the putative capital of Bundelkhand. He won 104 584 votes (12.76%).[2][3]

In August 2011, he formed Bundelkhand Congress with a single point agenda of creating a separate Bundelkhand state which includes parts from today part of Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh. The party made an alliance with the Peace Party of India and Apna Dal in the Uttar Pradesh legislative assembly election, 2012 but failed to make an impact.[4][5][6][7][8][9][10][11]







  1. ^ "Raja Bundela to campaign for Bundelkhand in MP". The Times of India. 7 September 2009. Retrieved 8 August 2012. 
  2. ^ [1]
  3. ^ "Raja Bundela floats party - The Times of India". The Times Of India. 
  4. ^ Now, a Bundelkhand Congress
  5. ^ Raja Bundela floated new party: Bundelkhand Congress
  6. ^ hindustantimes
  7. ^ ECI
  8. ^ "'Bundelkhand's statehood must'". The Economic Times. 7 September 2002. Retrieved 2008-11-08. 
  9. ^ "Bundelkhand Morcha plans Yatra to Delhi". The Hindu. 3 November 2007. Retrieved 2008-11-08. 
  10. ^ Seth, Maulshree (12 February 2012). "LSR graduate, 32, leads her party’s UP campaign". Indian Express. Retrieved 2012-06-24. 
  11. ^ Constituency Wise Result Status
  12. ^ Sanjeeb Mukherjee (June 2002). "Raja Bundela - believing in 'Meaningful Cinema'". the-south-asian.com. Retrieved 30 July 2016. 

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