Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy Age, Height, Family, Wife, Net Worth, Biography & More

Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy is an Indian politician. He is from Andhra Pradesh and leader of YSR Congress Party and Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly. He has a political background. He is a son of former Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh, Y. S. Rajasekhara Reddy. 

Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy Bio/Wiki

Real Name/Full NameYeduguri Sandinti Jaganmohan Reddy
Profession Politician
Political Party Yuvajana Sramika Rythu Congress Party
Physical Stat
Height In Centimetre- 185 cm
In Metre-  1.85 m
In Feet- 6’1”
WeightIn Kilogram- 70 kg  
In Pound- 154 lbs
Eye colourBlack
Hair colourBlack
Personal Life
Date Of Birth21 December 1972
Y.S.Jagan Mohan Reddy Age (2021)49 Years
Birthplace Pulivendula Village Of Kadapa District, Andhra Pradesh
Zodiac sign Sagittarius
Nationality Indian
Home town Kadapa District, Andhra Pradesh
School Hyderabad Public School
College/University Nizam College, Hyderabad
ReligionChristianity
CastProtestant Christian
Food HabitNon-vegetarian
Hobbies
Family member
Marital StatusMarried
Affairs/GirlfriendNot Known
Y.S.Jagan Mohan Reddy WifeYS Bharati
Marriage Date28 August 1996
ChildrenSon- None
Daughter- Varsha Reddy, Harsha Reddy
Parents Father- Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy
Mother- Y.S. Vijayamma
SiblingSister- YS Sharmila Reddy 
Brother- None
Income
Net worth (2021)510 Corre INR
Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy

Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy Family & Wife

Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy was born on 21 December 1972 in Cuddapah district of Andhra Pradesh. His full name is Yeduguri Sandinti Jaganmohan Reddy. His mother YS Vijayamma and father YS Rajasekhara Reddy are one of the well-known political figures of Andhra Pradesh.

Jaganmohan Reddy tied the knot with Bharathi Reddy on 28 August 1996. Jaganmohan and Bharathi Reddy have two daughters. At the same time, his sister YS Sharmila Reddy is also a famous political figure.

Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy Early Life and Education

Jaganmohan Reddy completed his schooling from Hyderabad. After which he obtained a bachelor’s degree in commerce.

Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy was a small businessman. Jagan started his business in 1999-2000 by setting up a small power company Sandur in neighboring Karnataka and then expanding it to the north-eastern states.

Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy Career

Jagan’s political ambitions first came to light in 2004. He had tried to become an MP from Cuddapah but the Congress high command buried his desire there. After this he had to wait till 2009 to fulfill his dream and finally he entered politics by winning the Cuddapah seat as a Congress candidate.

But after the death of his father in a helicopter crash in 2009, everything changed for him. Reddy also met Sonia Gandhi to become the Chief Minister but his talk did not materialise. 

After the death of his father, he was not allowed to take out a tribute march in the state.

The situation became such that 170 out of 177 MLAs gave their support to him. Despite this, the Congress ignored everything and made Rosaiah the new Chief Minister of the state. 

Angered by this decision, Reddy broke away from the Congress and announced the formation of a new party. After separating from the Congress party, he founded the YSR Congress Party and he formed this party in 2011. The full name of this party is Yuvajan Shramika Rythu Congress.

In the 2014 assembly elections, his party could get only 67 out of 175 seats.

In the 2019 national and state elections held in April and May, the YSR Congress Party won the elections and won 151 out of 175 assembly seats and 22 out of 25 Lok Sabha seats in Andhra Pradesh. Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy took oath as Chief Minister on 30 May 2019. Many important schemes were started in the state during his tenure.

Some Facts About Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy 

  • YS Jagan Mohan Reddy, popularly known as Jagan Reddy, has emerged after an epic electoral win, vanquishing his rivals to claim the top seat in Andhra Pradesh.
  • After YSR was tragically killed in a helicopter crash, Jagan won the Lok Sabha seat in 2009 from Kadapa, and succeeded him as chief minister.
  • Jagan had faced a series of corruption charges. He was arrested and jailed in 2012 and spent a total of 16 months in prison before being released on bail, just a few months before the 2014 Lok Sabha elections.
  • In the same year, the YSRCP won 67 seats in the Assembly.
  • He lost out to Chandrababu Naidu in the 2014 general elections who had tied up with actor Pawan Kalyan.
  • Jagan refused to admit defeat and geared up for another fight with a record ‘padayatara’, which stretched for 14 months and ended in January 2019. He traveled through all the districts of Andhra Pradesh talking to, shaking hands with and mingling with people.
  • He finally came into power after the 2019 elections defeating a 69-year-old Chandrababu Naidu who had ties with the NDA government.
  • The YSRCP got a majority in the 175-member strong Assembly. 

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