Alok Sharma

Mr. Alok Sharma became, H’ble Mayor of Bhopal since February this year, when he received largest mandate in history of mayor election of Bhopal. Born in Bhopal itself in 1967, Mr. Sharma is a man of soil and has previously been ward corporator for two consecutive terms of 5 years each (from 1994 to 2004). During his second tenure he was also member of Standing Committee of Municipal Corporation and member of National Working Committee of BJP Youth Wing. Mr. Alok Sharma studied and graduated in commerce from Safia College, Barkatullah (Abdul Hafiz Mohamed Barakatullah)University, India. Productive and Conservative activeness in social works at very young age brought him to notice of ABVP and BJP youth wing. During 1984 Bhopal Gas Tragedy, he played active role in voluntary rescue operations. Since then he is been taking care to feed the families who lost the bread-earner during the tragedy. Currently about 2000 people per day benefit from his initiatives. He has been general secretary of BJP, Bhopal District in 2005 and District President of BJP, Bhopal in 2010 and 2013 both. With his working gestures he aims at making Bhopal a Smart, Digital and Global City by 2020.

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