Mr. Tejasvi Surya, the BJP candidate for Bengaluru South in the 2019 Lok Sabha Election, is a young dynamic leader of just 28 years of age.
An advocate by profession, Tejasvi practises at the High Court of Karnataka, taking up issues of public and national importance.
The BJP Election Committee has recognized his zeal, commitment and intellectual capability in picking him as the BJP candidate from Bengaluru South constituency.
Surya was born to Rama and Dr. L.A. Suryanarayana, who had previously been Joint Commissioner of Excise on 16 November 1990.When he was a 9-yr old student, he sold 17 of his paintings, collected ₹1220 and donated it to the Army Kargil Relief Fund through his school principal.He was awarded the National Balashree Honour in 2001 while studying at Kumaran’s Children Home School, Thyagarajanagar.He graduated from Bangalore Institute of Legal Studies with a Bachelor of Academic Law and an LLB.
In 2008, Surya founded an NGO called Arise India which works in rural development and education to create a “strong vote bank”. He has co-founded the Centre for Entrepreneurial Excellence, which works on projects in entrepreneurship and education. He has previously written for IndiaFacts.
He is a strong supporter of Hindutva and believes in the pride of Indian culture. He credits Vir Savarkar, Aurobindo, BR Ambedkar and Swami Vivekananda for inspiring him and shaping his ideology.He is an RSS swayamsevak and has been a supporter of legalising same-sex marriage.
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His latest post on Facebook is as follows:
परं वैभवं नेतुमेतत् स्वराष्ट्रम्
समर्था भवत्वाशिषा ते भृशम्॥
॥भारत माता की जय॥
This victory isn’t mine. It’s victory of the millions who over generations gave their entire life for the above stated mission.
PM Narendra Modi & #NewIndia is only a fruition of that seva yagna.