5 Things to know about Kirti Azad, Politician and Former Cricketer

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Short stint, but famous

Kirti Azad is a former Indian cricketer. Though he played for a very short period (only for about 6 years) but he was very famous while he was playing as he was part of Indian Cricket team who won the 1983 world cup.

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Political background

His father Bhagwat Jha Azad was Chief Minister of Bihar and Member of Indian Parliament. He also served as a Union minister of state. He participated in India’s freedom fight moment.

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His political career

He is also in politics from more than 2 decades. He has been elected as Member of Parliament multiple times. He is sitting MP from Darbhanga. He was also MLA from Delhi’s Gole Market constituency.

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His next generation

His son’s Suryavardhan & Somyavardhan  has also tried their luck playing for Delhi’s junior teams.

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In news

Kirti Azad is in news because of his fight against corruption in DDCA. He claims that there’s corruption in a cricketing body which needs to be investigated. There’s a lot of controversy around this and he’s making headlines in news and media.

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