Finance, Planning, Urban Development, Local Bodies, Land & Building, Education, Higher Education, Training & Technical Education, Revenue, Services, Vigilance, Cooperative Societies, Information & Technology, Information & Publicity and departments not specifically allocated to any other Minister.Profession:
Political Activist working for clean politics, corruption free governance system and humane education system.Education:
Diploma in JournalismProfessional Background:
Manish Sisodia is a well known activist who came to prominence during the Jan Lokpal Movement. He was a prominent journalist and was associated with Zee News and All India Radio for a long time. He quit journalism to participate in the movement for Right to Information. He was a key member of the team that laid the foundation of the Jan Lokpal Andolan. Mr. Sisodia was also sent to jail with Shri Anna Hazare during anti-graft movement.
Mr. Sisodia also sat on fast for 10 days demanding setting up of an SIT to probe cases against corrupt union ministers. His passion for corruption-free society has been known throughout the country. Apart from being courageous voice against corruption, Manish Sisodia has been passionately working for revolutionary changes in education system. He feels that education is the ultimate paradigm on which we can stand for a just and fair society.