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Meet Congress leader Sachin Pilot, the youngest MP and the man who married the daughter of Farooq Abdullah

Speed News Desk | Updated on: 11 December 2018, 13:41 IST

Ahead of 2019 Lok Sabha elections, the results of Assembly elections in five state have started coming out. It seems like Congress party is all set to form its government in Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh.

In Rajasthan where BJP was a ruling likely to lose the seat time. As the magic of Congress CM candidate in Rajasthan i.e. Sachin Pilot is in the air. As per the current election results scenario, it can be predicted that Congress will form the government after replacing the Vasundhara Raje government.



Before the victory of Sachin Pilot, today we are going to tell you about the leader of Sachin Pilot and also about his journey.

Have a quick look at Pilot’s life:

He was born on 7th September 1977 in Saharanpur city in Uttar Pradesh in an Indian family. However, his ancestral village is in Noida’s Vaidpura. He is the son of the late Congress leader Rajesh Pilot (father) and Rama Pilot(mother). His father was a Union Minister of India.



Talking about his education, he studied at Air Force Bal Bharati School in New Delhi and completed his graduation in B.A. from St. Stephens College, University of Delhi, a diploma in marketing from I.M.T. Ghaziabad. Later, to complete his MBA, Pilot left India and completed his study from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA
His journey as a Congress leader was not so easy as it full of controversies.

Let us tell you that when he was studying in abroad, he had fallen in love with Sara Abdullah, daughter of Farooq Abdullah, the National Conference and ex-Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir.



As both of them belongs to a different religion, therefore, their family was against their marriage. As Sara belongs to the Muslim family while Sachin from Hindu family.

Later, in 2004 they exchanged the marital vows and broke all the boundaries of religion.



Sachin Pilot and Sara have two sons named  Aaran and Vehaan.



He has made his debut with a political career with Congress on 10th February. He was the member of the Lok Sabha’s standing committee on Home Affairs and also the member of the Consultative Committee in the Ministry of Civil Aviation.

He had also contested in 2014 Lok Sabha election from the Ajmer constituency. Sachin Pilot has contested in 14th Lok Sabha Election from Dausa and also won. At this time, he was just 26, which is also the record of becoming the youngest member of Parliament.

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Also read: Assembly Election Results 2018: Celebration begins at Congress office; see pics and videos

First published: 11 December 2018, 12:33 IST