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Pragya Singh Thakur Age, Husband, Caste, Family, Biography & More

Bio/Wiki Real NamePragya Singh Thakur NicknameDidi Profession(s)Politician, Beggar [1]The Hindu Known ForBeing a Hindu Hardliner Physical Stats & More Height (approx.)in centimeters- 165 cm in meters- 1.65 m in feet inches- 5’ 5” Eye ColourBlack Hair ColourBlack Politics Political PartyBharatiya Janata Party (BJP)

Some Lesser Known Facts About Sadhvi Pragya

  1. Her father was an Ayurvedic doctor in Lahar, Bhind, Madhya Pradesh. Her father was closely connected to Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS).

  2. Apart from being an Ayurvedic doctor, her father had also served the government as a ‘demonstrator’ in the agriculture department.

  3. Under the influence of her father, Pragya joined RSS and became active in state politics.

  4. According to her father, she never watched a single movie. [9]Rediff

  5. During her college days, she was considered a good orator and her speech used to influence thousands of people. She has also worked in Durga Vahini, women’s wing of the Vishwa Hindu Parishad.

  6. Pragya decided to remain unmarried and became close to Saints. She made her hermitage in Surat, Gujarat and travelled the whole country from there.

  7. During the polls, she became the star campaigner of BJP. During the tenure of UPA government, she was accused of conspiring a bomb attack in Malegaon and got imprisoned for 9 years. According to her, she was beaten and highly tortured by the Police officers. On this allegation, she said,

“I’m victim of Chidambaram’s ‘saffron terrorism’ bogey.” [10]EconomicTimes
  1. On 19 April 2019, she sparked another controversy by saying that 26/11 hero Hemant Karkare died because she had “cursed” him. ” According to her, when she was arrested in the Malegaon Blast case, Hemant was told to leave her; as he had no solid evidence against her, but he refused then she cursed him and was killed in the terrorist attack.

References/Sources: [ + ]

1. ↑ The Hindu 2. ↑ India Today 3. ↑ TOI 4. ↑ The News Minute 5. ↑ Hindustan Times 6. ↑ NDTV 7. ↑ India Today 8. ↑ NDTV 9. ↑ Rediff 10. ↑ EconomicTimes


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