B. S. Yeddyurappa Biography, Age, Height, Weight, Secrets, Affairs, Images, Marriage, Phone number.

B. S. Yeddyurappa is a prominent Indian politician. He is the first-ever BJP member to become the Chief Minister of a South Indian state. On 26 July 2019, Yeddyurappa was sworn in as the Chief Minister of Karnataka.

B. S. Yeddyurappa Bio/Wiki

Name Bookanakere Siddalingappa Yeddyurappa
Famous ForBeing the first person from the Bharatiya Janata Party to become the Chief Minister of a South Indian state- Karnataka (2008)
Date of BirthFeb 27, 1943
Age (as in 2019)76 Years
Zodiac/Sun SignPisces
Birth PlaceBookanakere, Mandya, Karnataka, India
Home townBookanakere, Mandya, Karnataka, India
Mother TongueKanada
Parents/ FatherLate Shri Siddalingappa
MotherLate Smt. Puttatayamma
BrotherNot Known
SisterSister- PS Prema

B. S. Yeddyurappa Politics

Political Party 1), Bharatiya Janata Party (1980-2012)
2), Karnataka Janata Paksha (2012-2013) 3), Bharatiya Janata Party (2013-Present)
Political Journey1972: Appointed as a member of the Shikaripura Municipal Town.
1975: Elected as the President of the Taluk unit of the Jana Sangh & appointed as the President of the Town Municipality of Shikaripura.
1985: Became the President of BJP’s Shivamogga unit.
1988: Elected as the President of the Karnataka BJP.
1994: Became the leader of the opposition to Karnataka Legislative assembly.
1999: Lost the elections.
2004: Re-elected and became the leader of opposition again.
2008: Became the Cheif Minister of Karnataka.
2011: Resigned as the Chief Minister of Karnataka after corruption charges and pressure from the BJP.
2012: Resigned from the BJP and formed his party, the Karnataka Janata Paksha.
2013: Joined the BJP once again unconditionally.
2014: Merged his party with the BJP.
2018: Took oath as the Karnataka CM, but had to resign just after 2 days as he lost the trust vote.
2019: Became the Chief Minister of Karnataka on 26 July 2019
Awards, Honours, AchievementsFastest Mover’ Award in the Law & Order category by India Today in 2009

Personal Life

School PES College, Mandya, Karnataka
College/University Bangalore University
Educational QualificationPUC., Educated at Government College of Pre-University, Mandya, Karnataka
Contact numberNot known
AddressHouse No.13/2, Mythri Nivasa, Malerakeri, Shikaripura, Karnataka, India.
CasteLingayat Community
CarToyota Fortuner (2016 Model)
Toyota Fortuner (2014 Model)
HobbiesNot known
DebutNot known

Marital Status

Marital StatusMarried
Affairs/GirlfriendsLate Smt. Mythra Devi
Wife/SpouseLate Smt. Mythra Devi
ChildrenSons- BY Raghavendra, BY Vijyaendra


Salary 2 Lacs INR per month + other allowances (as the Chief Minister of Karnataka)
Networth6.54 Crores INR (as in 2019)

Physical Status

HeightIn Centimeters- 170 cm
In Meters- 1.70 m
In Feet inches- 5’ 7”
WeightIn Kilograms- 65 kg
In Pounds- 143 lbs
FigureNot known
Shoe size8(US)
Hair colorWhite
Eyes colorBlack
Skin colorFair


Favorite foodNot known
Favorite SongNot known
Favorite ActorNot known
Favorite ActressNot known
Favorite SportNot known
Favorite PlaceNot known
Favorite MovieNot known

Social Media Accounts

Instagram Not known
Facebook https://www.facebook.com/yeddyurappa.bookanakeresiddalingappa

B. S. Yeddyurappa Leesre Known Facts

  • B. S. Yeddyurappa is a prominent Indian politician. He is from the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and is the Chief Minister of Karnataka.
  • Yeddyurappa was named after a deity in a Shiv temple, which was built by Saint Siddalingeshwara in Yedeyur, Karnataka.
  • His mother died when he was four years old.
  • He is a member of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) since his college days.
  • In 1967, he got married to Mythra Devi; who was the daughter of the owner of a rice mill where he used to work.

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