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Anand Sharma Biography



Who is Anand Sharma

Full Name Anand Sharma
Age 61
DOB Jan 05, 1953
Place of Birth Shimla, Himachal Pradesh
Political Party INC
Religion Hindu
EducationB.A from R.P.C.S.D.B. College, Shimla, LL.B from faculty of law, Himachal Pradesh University, Shimla
Profession before joining politics Lawyer
Spouse name Zenobia Sharma
Children 2 sons
Important positions held
  • Oct. 2004 - Jan. 2006: Ministry of External Affairs
  • Jan 29 2006- 22 May 2009, Minister of State in the Ministry of External Affairs
  • 22 May 2009 appointed Minister of Commerce and Industry.
Achievements
  • The Order of the Companion of Volta”, top Ghanaian civilian award on 10 November 2008 by President John Kofi Agyekum Kufuor.
  • Commander of the National Order of Merit”, the highest civilian award of Ivory Coast on 14 January 2009 by the President.
  • Special Award for his contribution in strengthening India-South Africa relations given by South African President Jacob Zuma.
Anand Sharma


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