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Raja Bhaiya Biography, Height, Age, Wife, Family & More

Raja Bhaiya Biography
Raja Bhaiya Biography
Raja Bhaiya Biography
Real Name Raghuraj Pratap Singh
Nickname Raja Bhaiya
Profession Indian Politician
Party Independent
Political Journey • In 1993, when he was only 26 years old, fought the MLA election and won it independently for the first time.
• In 1993 UP Government led by Kalyan Singh, became Cabinet Minister.
• He was the Minister of Programme Implementation from 1997 until 1999.
• From 1999 to 2000, he received the portfolio of Sports and Youth Welfare.
• From 2004 to 2007 and from 2012 to 2017 he became the Minister of Food and Civil Supplies.
• After releasing from Jail in 2012, he became the Jail Minister under Akhilesh Yadav Government.
• He has been winning the MLA seat from Kunda independently since 1993 regularly.
Biggest Rival Janki Sharan
Physical Stats & More
Height(Approx.) centimeters- 182 cm
meters- 1.82 m
Feet Inches- 6’ 0”
Weight(Approx.) in Kilograms- 72 kg
in Pounds- 158 lbs
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Black
Personal Life
Date of Birth 31 October 1969
Age (as in 2020) 51 Years
Birth Place Kunda, Pratapgarh, India
Zodiac sign/Sun sign Scorpio
Nationality Indian
Hometown Kunda, Pratapgarh, UP
School Mahaprabhu Bal Vidayalaya Narayni Asram Shivkuti, Allahabad,
Bharat Scout H.S. School
College Colonel Ganj Inter College Allahabad
Educational Qualifications Graduation
Debut 1993
Family Father– Raja Uday Pratap Singh
Raja Uday Pratap Singh
Mother– Manjul Raje
Brother– N/A
Sister– N/A
Religion Hindu
Caste Thakur
Hobbies Horse Riding, Archery, Loving Pets, Riding Royal Enfield
Controversies • In 2002, an FIR was lodged against Raja Bhaiya by a dissident Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLA Puran Singh Bundela of the alleged kidnapping and threatening and got Raja Bhaiya arrested. Later he was sent to jail under the Prevention of Terrorism Act (POTA), along with his father Uday Pratap Singh, and cousin Akshay Pratap Singh.
• In 2003, When Mulayam Singh Yadav came to power, within 25 Minutes all POTA charges against him were dropped. However, the Supreme Court debarred the state government from dismissing POTA charges. Subsequently, he became a powerful man in the government and was accused by police officer R.S. Pandey (who led the raid on his house) of having launched a vendetta against him. Later R S Pandey was killed in a road accident.
• Despite his pending criminal cases, he became the Minister for Food and Civil Supplies in 2004 UP Government.
• On 3 March 2013, DSP Zia Ul Haq was murdered during clashes between villagers and police in Kunda. In FIR, Parveen (DSP’s Wife) has said her husband was murdered by the henchmen of Raja Bhaiyya. She named Gulshan Yadav, chairman of Kunda Nagar Panchayat, Harion Srivastava, a representative of Raja Bhaiyya, and Guddu Singh, Raja Bhaiyya’s driver as prime accused. Later on 1 August 2013, CBI gave the clean chit to Raja Bhaiya.
Favorite Things
Favorite Car XUV, Pajero, Land Cruiser
Favourite Book Rashmirathi (Ram Dhari Singh Dinkar)
Favorite Movies The Magnificent Seven, Amar Prem, Ben-Hur, Saving Private Ryan
Favorite TV Shows KBC, Nat Geo, History Channel, News
Favorite Quote जेहि विधि नाथ होहि हित मोरा |
करहू सो बेगि दास मैं तोरा ||
Girls, Affairs and More
Marital Status Married
Affairs/Girlfriends Not Known
Wife Bhanvi Kumari
Bhanvi Kumari
Children Sons– Shivraj Singh, Brijraj Singh
Daughters– Brijeshwari, Radhavi
Money Factor
Salary 1.25 Lakh INR/Month
Net Worth (approx.) 40 Crore INR
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Raja Bhaiya Biography
Raja Bhaiya Biography

Some Lesser Known Facts About Raja Bhaiya Biography

  • Does Raghuraj Pratap Singh smoke?: Not Known
  • Does Raghuraj Pratap Singh drink alcohol?: Not Known
  • Raghuraj Pratap Singh alias Raja Bhaiya was born in Bhadri Estate.
  • His grandfather Raja Bajrang Bahadur Singh was the founder and vice-chancellor of Pant Nagar Agriculture University, Uttarakhand, and later the second governor of Himachal Pradesh state.

Raja Bajrang Bahadur Singh

  • Raghuraj is the only person in his clan to enter politics.
  • He feared his father Uday Pratap Singh very much in his childhood.
  • Raja Bhaiya fights election independently and he is undefeated by now.
  • In his free time, he loves riding horses. Once he bruised his two ribs in horse riding.

Raja Bhaiya horse riding

  • He loves to fly aircraft too. He flies aircraft without any permission. In an accident, he was almost dead.
  • During Babri Mosque Demolition, he was disdained by Mulayam Singh Yadav accusing his participation in riots.

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