Ms. Nupur Sharma is one of the youngest Leaders and Spokesperson of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). A litigating lawyer by profession at the Supreme Court of India she is often seen extrapolating her party’s views on various TV news channels and also contributes to various publications.
Born and raised in Delhi, Nupur’s political journey started when she won the election of DUSU (Delhi University Students’ Union) President in the year 2008 and rose through the ranks of BJYM (BJP’s National Youth Wing) and BJP over the years. She represented her home constituency (New Delhi or N.D.M.C.) when she stood runner-up against Delhi’s incumbent Chief Minister in the 2015 Delhi Assembly elections. She was awarded the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) Ladies Organisation’s Young Woman Achiever Award (2015-2016), Women Economic Forum’s Iconic Woman Leader Award (2016-2017) and Young Politician of the Year Award at the National Change-makers’ Conclave (2017-2018).
Nupur has a degree in Economics from Hindu College (Delhi University), a degree in Law (LL.B.) from Faculty of Law (Delhi University) and an LL.M. (with Distinction) from the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE).