Bansuri Swaraj who is an Indian lawyer and daughter of late Sushma Swaraj, former External Affairs Minister of India, Supreme Court lawyer and senior BJP leader. Bansuri comes from the lawyers family.
Here we are sharing everything related to Bansuri’s life, so read this article completely.
Wiki | Personal Info
|👩 Personal Info|
|Real Name||Bansuri Swaraj Kaushal|
|Date of Birth||03 January 1984 (Tuesday)|
|Birth Place||Delhi, India|
|Age (as in 2020)||36 Years|
|Hobbies||Reading Books and Painting|
|Address||C-7, Civil lines|
|Famous For||As a daughter of late Sushma Swaraj|
|👧 Body Appearance & 💪 Physical Stats|
|Height||5′ 5″ Feet-Inches|
|Weight||approx. 76 Kg|
Biography – Early Life and Career
Bansuri Swaraj was born on 03 January 1984 in a traditional Hindu family in Delhi, India. Her surname is Kaushal and her caste is Brahmin. Her family is originally from Punjab, a state of India.
Since childhood, due to her attachment to the book and two members (her parents) of her household being lawyers, she has decided to make her career in the law field.
After completing her graduation from Oxford University, England, she earned a degree in barristers from Inner Temple, which is one of the four Inns of Court (professional associations for barristers and judges) in London.
Bansuri had been practising law in India since 2007. She mainly handles civil, criminal, commercial, tax and constitutional related matters. She is affiliated with Legasis Partners (Institute – Independent Law Firm, Law firm in India) and also serves as their advisor.
She practices in the Delhi High Court and the Supreme Court of India as a criminal lawyer. She has also worked for many multinational corporations, individuals and corporate entities.
|📚 Education Information|
|College(s)/University||① Oxford University, England|
② Inner Temple, London
|Education Qualification||Degree of Barristers|
Family – Husband and Relatives
Bansuri Swaraj is from a well-known Hindu-Brahmin family. Her father Swaraj Kaushal was the youngest advocate general at the age of 37. He was the Governor of Mizoram from 1990 to 1993. Today, he is a senior advocate of the High Court of India and was also a member of the Parliament from 1998 to 2004.
Her mother Sushma Swaraj who served as India’s foreign minister in the first Narendra Modi government (2014-2019). She was the second woman to hold office after Indira Gandhi.
Her aunt Vandana Sharma is an Associate Professor of Political Science at a government college for girls in Haryana. Her uncle Dr Gulshan Sharma is an Ayurveda doctor based in Ambala.
Her uncle Pradeep Kaushal works as the special correspondent of The Indian Express in Delhi and her maternal grandfather is Hardev Sharma and grandmother Smt. Lakshmi Devi.
Bansuri is not married yet. This means that she has no husband.
|Uncles||Dr Gulshan Sharma, Pradeep Kaushal|
|Maternal grandparents||Hardev Sharma|
Smt. Lakshmi Devi
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Bansuri Swaraj and Lalit Modi
Let us tell you that Bansuri attracted media attention when it was revealed that Sushma Swaraj’s daughter Bansuri Swaraj was in the legal team of former IPL Commissioner Lalit Modi.
This was confirmed through Lalit Modi’s tweet.
Lalit Modi had congratulated his legal team in a tweet. Lalit in his tweet had mentioned the names of the members in the legal team, among them eight other lawyers including Bansuri. it was revealed that Sushma Swaraj’s daughter helping Lalit Modi.
These 8 people were mentioned by Lalit Modi.
- Mehmood Abdi
- Bansuri Swaraj
- Roger Gherson
- Dr. Rustel Martha
- Bianka Helmrich
- Venktesh Dhond
- Abhishek Singh
- Ankur Chawla
On 27 August 2014, when Lalit’s passport was restored by the High Court, bansuri was present in the court. After which, Lalit had thanked his legal team after getting settled on the issue of passport.
BJP had defended Bansuri on this issue, saying that Bansuri has its own separate profession and it does not support any political party. She is free for her professional work.
Bansuri Swaraj Age and Facts
Bansuri is 36 years old in 2020 and she celebrates her birthday on January 03 every year.
Some Unknown Facts
- Bansuri Swaraj was born and raised in a rich family in Delhi.
- In 2015, she had suffered a mild stroke and was admitted to the AIIMS hospital (All India Institute of Medical Sciences), New Delhi.
- Whenever she is free from her work, she spends her time making paintings.
- She was named after Lord Krishna’s favourite instrument i.e. flute, her mother Sushma was a devotee of Lord Krishna.
- Like her mother, she is also a true devotee of Lord Krishna.
- In 2012, she was honoured by the title of SIES-Rise with Education.
- She got a chance to meet famous American politician Hillary Clinton in 2013.
- On her 30th birthday, she received a unique cake from her friends and relatives, this cake is represented in her profession (Lawyer).
- She supports political party BJP.
- On 6 August 2019, she lost her mother Sushma Swaraj, who died of cardiac arrest at 10:50 pm in AIIMS, New Delhi.
|💸 Net Worth & Income|
|Net Worth||approx. 11 crore INR as per 2020|
|Source of Income||Advocacy|
|💖 Favourite Things|
|Favourite Actor||Akshay Kumar and Anil Kapoor|
|Favourite Actress||Kareena Kapoor Khan|
|Favourite Dessert||Cake, Chocolate and Candy|
|Favourite Colour||Black and White|
|Favourite Festival||Diwali and Janmashtmi|