If one is asked to name some charismatic young leaders of the BJP, the name of Saroj Pandey instantly flashes into the mind. She is a leader who has worked tirelessly, gave stunning results on the field, and built her career from the scratch. Her rise in the politics – from a student leader to Mayor to MP to the President of the BJP Mahila Morcha is really staggering. And, yes, she has performed at every level and with all responsibilities. She replaced Smriti Irani to become the president of the Women's arm of the BJP.
Saroj Pandey also holds an amazing record – of being the Mayor, MLA and MP of Durg (She was MLA from Vaishali Nagar, Durg) at the same time. She lost Durg Lok Sabha election in 2014 against Congress.
Husband of Saroj Pandey
When young, Saroj Pandey was also looking forward for a settled life with her husband and children. However, the idea of getting married cooled down once she became the mayor of Durg. This seat was reserved for women in 1999 and the BJP asked Saroj Pandey to become a candidate. She had already earned some name as a fighting student leader in the Bhilai Women’s College. She became a mayor and started to work on the field. Here, she realized that her life is for the people of the country. Why not give entire time to the people rather than dividing it with the family? She decided to not get married. Her parents were stunned, and it was really tough for her to make them believe in her determination for public service. She is still following that oath. Yes, Saroj Pandey is still single and will remain the same for life.
Saroj Pandey Family
The father of Saroj Pandey Mr. Shyamji Pandey is a school teacher. Her mother used to run a dairy farm having more than 200 cows. The family was reputed in the area for being kind hearted. They were always ready to help anyone in need, if possible. The values that you find with Saroj Pandey are indeed related to her family.