His dream of a prosperous, successful and powerful India has fueled all his endeav- ours and propelled him through the ranks in ABVP and Bhartiya Janta Party.

Recognizing his zeal, commitment and intellectual capability, BJP Election Commit- tee chose him to be the BJP candidate from Bangalore South constituency for the 2019

Lok Sabha Elections.

Tejasvi, an ardent follower of Swami Vivekananda, Dr BR Ambedkar and Veer Sa- varkar, is well read on history, religion, and spirituality. His deep reverence to Maa

Bharati is perhaps what makes his intentions pure.

Right from his childhood days, Tejasvi took interest in serving the people. He took up leadership roles at the St Paul’s School in Belagavi and also served as the Head Boy at the Sri Kumaran Children’s Home in Bengaluru. He is a recipient of the Balaratna Award.

Hon’ble Member of Parliament Bengaluru South

He built his profile at the National PU College in Jayanagar, Bengaluru, where he set up a social organisation for the youth called Arise India. He took interest in public policy at the Bangalore Institute of Legal Studies.

Recognising his potential, the British, Israeli and Russian Embassies invited Tejasvi to their countries as part of the Young Political Leaders of India delegation.

Tejasvi has a modern approach to decision making and problem-solving and believes in the use of technology to solve some of the most nagging issues in governance.

Being an excellent orator, Tejasvi is highly sought for various public speaking events across India. He is immensely popular with the youth and has an equally strong connect with the elderly.

Tejasvi has delivered important talks on various issues of national importance like NationalSecurity, Right to Education, Self Employment, Climate Change, Technology in Governance, Right to Data Privacy, Article 370, The Citizenship Bill among other things.

He has served under various roles writing the party for more than 7 years and has always delivered excellent results. He showed his exemplary leadership skills by successfully heading the Digital Communications Team for BJP Karnataka during the 2018 State Assembly Election.

As the General Secretary of the Karnataka State BJP Youth Wing, Tejasvi campaigned extensively for Shri Narendra Modi during the 2014 Lok Sabha Polls. Back in 2010, he was part of former Deputy Prime Minister Shri LK Advani’s 40-day Jan Chetna Yatra campaign against black money. His vision of a new India was recognised byPrime Minister Shri Narendra Modi and Home Minister Shri Amit Shah, who have frequently lauded Tejasvi for his passion and commitment towards nation building.

As the MP from Bengaluru South, Tejasvi promises to pay heed to the problems facing the people of this prestigious constituency. He has planned a range of activities to make Bengaluru a more lively city.

Journey

1990
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1998

Nov 16th, 1990: Born to Dr Suryanarayana & Rama in a humble, traditional household in Basavanagudi, his grandfather, a Shanbaug in Chikkamagaluru named him Tejasvi for the Tejas he saw in the baby’s eyes.

Age 5: In Kindergarten, Tejasvi practised delivering speeches standing on chairs and tables.

Age 7: Started Vedabhyasa, Samskrutha and Carnatic music.

Age 9: He raised money for soldiers of Kargil War by selling his own paintings.

Nov 16th, 1990: Born to Dr Suryanarayana & Rama in a humble, traditional household in Basavanagudi, his grandfather, a Shanbaug in Chikkamagaluru named him Tejasvi for the Tejas he saw in the baby’s eyes.

Age 5: In Kindergarten, Tejasvi practised delivering speeches standing on chairs and tables.

Age 7: Started Vedabhyasa, Samskrutha and Carnatic music.

Age 9: He raised money for soldiers of Kargil War by selling his own paintings.

1999
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2005

Age 10: He was honoured with the ‘Kalashree’ award by the Karnataka Government.

Age 11: Bestowed with the National ‘Bal Shree’ Award by First Lady Usha Narayanan (wife of former President KR Narayanan) for Scientific Innovation.

Age 13: Tejasvi received a state award in the presence of ex-Karnataka CM Dharam Singh. He spent his weekends at the Ramakrishna Ashram, RSS Shakhas and Sanskrit centre Aksharam.

Age 14: Karnataka State Environmentalist award and ‘Pratibha Puraskara’ from Women & Child Welfare Department.

Age 15: Elected Headboy in his school - Sri Kumaran Children’s Home, His first leadership role.

Age 16: Founded ‘Arise India’, an NGO to sow seeds for a better India.

Age 10: He was honoured with the ‘Kalashree’ award by the Karnataka Government.

Age 11: Bestowed with the National ‘Bal Shree’ Award by First Lady Usha Narayanan (wife of former President KR Narayanan) for Scientific Innovation.

Age 13: Tejasvi received a state award in the presence of ex-Karnataka CM Dharam Singh. He spent his weekends at the Ramakrishna Ashram, RSS Shakhas and Sanskrit centre Aksharam.

Age 14: Karnataka State Environmentalist award and ‘Pratibha Puraskara’ from Women & Child Welfare Department.

Age 15: Elected Headboy in his school - Sri Kumaran Children’s Home, His first leadership role.

Age 16: Founded ‘Arise India’, an NGO to sow seeds for a better India.

2006
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2014

Age 17: Got associated with Akhila Bharatiya Vidhyarti Parishath (ABVP) as Secretary during his time at the National College, Jayanagar.

Age 18: Started studying Law at Bangalore Institute of Legal Studies. Joined Late Shri Ananth Kumar ji and LK Advaniji in ‘Jan Chethan Yatra’. He also served as the Youth Coordinator for Ananth Kumar’s campaign.

Age 23: Started his career as a lawyer under Senior Advocate Shri Ashok Haranahalli, former AG of Karnataka. Tejasvi fought for farmers to get MSP for Sugarcane.

Age 25: Chosen as BJP Yuva Morcha Karnataka State Secretary.

Age 17: Got associated with Akhila Bharatiya Vidhyarti Parishath (ABVP) as Secretary during his time at the National College, Jayanagar.

Age 18: Started studying Law at Bangalore Institute of Legal Studies. Joined Late Shri Ananth Kumar ji and LK Advaniji in ‘Jan Chethan Yatra’. He also served as the Youth Coordinator for Ananth Kumar’s campaign.

Age 23: Started his career as a lawyer under Senior Advocate Shri Ashok Haranahalli, former AG of Karnataka. Tejasvi fought for farmers to get MSP for Sugarcane.

Age 25: Chosen as BJP Yuva Morcha Karnataka State Secretary.

2015
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2019

Age 26: Visited the British Parliament on invitation from the British High Commission as Future Young Leader.

Age 27: Selected as BJP Yuva Morcha Karnataka State General Secretary, Participated actively in Social media campaigns of BJP in Karnataka Assembly Elections. Attended Young Political Leaders consortium in Israel. Was part of Indian Youth Delegation to Russia.

Age 28: Selected as Creative campaign head of South India and member of National IT Team.

Age 28,2019: Selected as a candidate for Lok Sabha elections from the world’s largest democratic party - BJP

Age 26: Visited the British Parliament on invitation from the British High Commission as Future Young Leader.

Age 27: Selected as BJP Yuva Morcha Karnataka State General Secretary, Participated actively in Social media campaigns of BJP in Karnataka Assembly Elections. Attended Young Political Leaders consortium in Israel. Was part of Indian Youth Delegation to Russia.

Age 28: Selected as Creative campaign head of South India and member of National IT Team.

Age 28,2019: Selected as a candidate for Lok Sabha elections from the world’s largest democratic party - BJP