Personal Life :
Pritam Munde is the younger daughter of the deceased BJP leader and Former Union Minister Gopinath Munde. After Gopinathji’s death in a car accident in 2014, Pritam at the age of 31, won the Beed Lok Sabha seat.
By profession, she is a dermatologist, i.e. a skin doctor. Her medical studies were completed from Navi Mumbai’s D Y Patil College.
Marriage and Family :
Pritam got married to Gaurav Khade in 2009. Gaurav is from Nashik and has completed his education in the USA. Khade is the son of Dr Rajendra Khade, a famous doctor from Nashik.
Their marriage was attended by more than 40,000 people and the whos-who of Indian politics turned up at the wedding. They also have a young son named Agastya Khade.
Education : Qualifications, High School & College Info
Pritam’s educational details are as follows :
- M.D. From Padam Shri Dr. D.Y. Patil University in the Year-2010,
- MBBS From Padam Shri Dr. D.Y.Patil Medical College, Nerul, Navi Mumbai in the Year-2005
Political Journey :
She first stood for Lok Sabha re-elections in the 2014 Assembly elections from the Beed constituency. She won her constituency defeating Congress candidate Ashok S Patil by a margin of close to 7 Lakh votes. It is one the biggest victory margin in the history of Indian elections.
The victory was mainly due to the sudden passing of Gopinath Munde, who was a popular leader and had loyal and strong support in his home constituency.
She is also one of the youngest women members of the Lok Sabha.