|Bhagwant Mann Quick Info
|5 ft 7 in
|Date of Birth
|October 17, 1973
Bhagwant Mann is an Indian politician, social worker, comedian, singer, and actor who became the Chief Minister of Punjab in 2022. A member of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), he served 2 terms as a Member of Parliament from Lok Sabha representing Sangrur constituency, Punjab from 2014 until his resignation in 2022. In addition to that, Bhagwant Mann has also been cast in various films such as 22g Tussi Ghaint Ho, Ekam – Son of Soil, Hero Hitler in Love, Sukhmani – Hope for Life, Police in Pollywood, Moga to Melbourne Via Chandigarh, and Nain Preeto De.
Bhagwant Singh Mann
Comedy King, Jugnu
Satoj, Punjab, India
Dream Land Colony, Patiala Road, Sangrur, Punjab, India
Bhagwant Mann attended Shaheed Udham Singh Government College in Sunam in Sangrur district and finished his first year of a Bachelor of Commerce course.
Politician, Social Worker, Comedian, Singer, Actor
- Father – Mohinder Singh (Died in 2011)
- Mother – Harpal Kaur
- Siblings – Manpreet Kaur (Sister) (Teacher). Bhagwant Mann also had a younger brother who died at the age of 5.
5 ft 7 in or 170 cm
76 kg or 167.5 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Bhagwant Mann has dated –
- Inderpreet Kaur – He was married to Inderpreet Kaur but they divorced in 2015. The duo has a son named Dilshan Mann and a daughter named Seerat Kaur Mann.
- Dr. Gurpreet Kaur (2022-Present) – Bhagwant Mann married Dr. Gurpreet Kaur on July 7, 2022. In December 2023, it came to public knowledge via Bhagwant’s daughter Seerat Kaur that Dr. Gurpreet Kaur was pregnant with the couple’s first child.
Race / Ethnicity
Bhagwant Mann is of Sikh descent.
Usually wears a yellow turban
Bhagwant Mann Facts
- He was cast as himself in the 2007 Hindi-language sports drama film Apne, starring Dharmendra, Sunny Deol, Bobby Deol, Katrina Kaif, and Shilpa Shetty.
- Bhagwant Mann participated in the reality stand-up comedy series The Great Indian Laughter Challenge on Star Plus in 2008.
- In 2010, he brought to life the character of Kewal Sharma in the Punjabi film Ekam: Son of Soil.
- Alongside Babbu Maan and Mouni Roy, Bhagwant Mann co-starred as Shameem in the 2011 Punjabi-language romantic action film Hero Hitler in Love. The film is loosely based on the folktale of Mirza Sahiban.
- He joined the People’s Party of Punjab (PPP) in 2011 and unsuccessfully contested assembly elections in the Lehra constituency in 2012.
- Bhagwant Mann joined the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) in March 2014 and was later appointed as the convener of AAP Punjab in 2017.
- As he took oath as the 17th Chief Minister of Punjab in 2022, he became the youngest Chief Minister of Punjab since the 1970s.
- To help the children with physical deformities as a result of groundwater pollution in the border areas of Punjab, he has started a non-government organization named the Lok Lehar Foundation.
- Other than his political pursuits, Bhagwant Mann is also a comic poet who writes political satire as well as a volleyball player.
- His political rivals have often accused him of his alcohol use but he announced during a party rally in Barnala in 2019 that he had denounced alcohol and swore never to touch it again.
- In May 2023, he received Z-plus security from the Centre government due to a possible danger to him. 55 armed CRPF personnel along with Punjab police were designated for this purpose.
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