Ashwini Vaishnaw is Indian politician and member of Bharatiya Janata Party. He is the ex-IAS officer in Odisha and currently he is appointed as the Railway Minister, Electronics and Information Technology Minister and Communications Minister in the second Modi government reshuffle of ministry.
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Ashwini Vaishnaw was born on 18th July 1970 (Age 51 years; As in 2021). His birthplace is in Jodhpur, Rajasthan, India. His residence is in Shaheed Nagar, Bhubaneswar, Odisha. His religion is Hinduism. His profession is ex-IAS officer, and Politician. He is famous for former IAS officer.
He did his schooling from local school of Jodhpur district. After completed secondary education, he got admission in MBM Engineering College (JNVU) in Jodhpur and he topped university graduated B.Tech with a gold medal in electronic and communications.
Thereafter, he completed his M.Tech from IIT Kanpur and after he cracked Indian Administrative Service Exam (IAS) with all-India 27th rank in 1994. He did his Master in Business Administration (MBA) from Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania in 2008.
Height: 5′ ft 8″ inch
Weight: 69 kg (approx)
Hair Color: Black
Eye Color: Black
Skin Color: Fair
Family & Wife
Ashwini Vaishnaw was born into Bajrangi caste family of Jodhpur. His father Shri Dau Lal Vaishnaw and mother Smt. Saraswati Vaishnaw. On 15th February 1995, he is married to wife Sunita Vaishnaw. Both were happily married couples and they have two children son Rahul Vaishnaw and daughter Tanya Vaishnaw.
Civil Service Officer
In 1994, he cracked IAS exam and joining civil service. He is appointed as a collector in Balaore and Cuttack district in Odisha. Till 2003, he was appointed as deputy secretary of former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee in Odisha. Ashwini Vaishnaw also worked in PM office.
After completed his MBA from Wharton Business School. He came back to India and joined GE Transportation (manufactures railroad equipment company) as Managing Director.
After quit GE Transportation, he joined next Siemens (largest manufacturing company in Europe) as the Vice President – Locomotives & Head Urban Infrastructure Strategy.
In 2012, Ashwini Vaishnaw quit the corporate sector and setup two private limited companies name Three Tee Auto Logistics Private Limited and Vee Gee Auto Components Private Limited units in Gujarat.
His political career started in 2019 after won the Rajya Sabha election with the help of Biju Janata Dal (BJD) in Odisha. After that, he was appointed as the member of Committee on Subordinate Legislation and Petitions and Committee on Science and Technology, Environment and Forests.
Ashwini Vaishnaw argued many times in Parliament on the topic of country’s economic slowdown he said “country money is put in investment rather than putting money in consumption”.
On 5th December 2019, Ashwini Vaishnaw supported the Taxation Laws (Amendment Bill) in Rajya Sabha.
On 8th July 2021, he was selected in the reshuffle of BJP government as the Minister of Railways, Minister of Electronics and Information Technology and Minister of Communications.
House Address & Contact
Permanent Address: Flat No. 1-A, Ananda Residency, Plot No. 45, Shaheed Nagar, Bhubaneswar, Odisha – 751007.
Present Address: C/601, Swarna Jayanti Sadan, Bishambhar Das Marg, New Delhi – 110001.
Contact Number: +918118056680 (Mobile), 23351250 (Landline).
Email: [email protected]
Net Worth & Salary
Ashwini Vaishnaw don’t disclosed any information about his net worth and salary. But approximate after heard his career details we assume that his net worth is in Crores because first he is an IAS officer on high post and after quit civil service, he joined many big companies as Managing Director.
After that Ashwini Vaishnaw setup own manufacturing units in Gujarat. So, we assume his net worth is guaranteed in Crores as per his whole career journey.
Social Handles of Ashwini Vaishnaw
Amazing Facts of Ashwini Vaishnaw
- In 2004, he was appointed as former PM Vajpayee private secretary.
- In 2006, he was the deputy chairman of Mormugao Port Trust and worked next two years.
- In 2008, he took education loan to complete his MBA at Wharton Business School, Pennsylvania.
- In 2010, he left his civil service job.
- Since, 28th June 2019, he is the member of Indian Parliament and representing Odisha State.
- Ashwini has also spoken on the issues of Ship Recycling Bill to Women Protection in Rajya Sabha.
- His favorite color is Black and White.
- His hobby is to travel beautiful destinations and reading books.