Harsimrat Kaur Badal is a strong-minded politician who served as Union Minister for Food Processing Industries during both the first and second terms of the Narendra Modi government, as well as a Member of Parliament from Bathinda in the Lok Sabha. The unshakeable Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) politician is well-known for resigning from Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s cabinet in protest of controversial agricultural regulations, which sparked nationwide protests in 2020. The 55-year-old politician has a strong political background and is married to Sukhbir Singh Badal, the head of the SAD and the son of former Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal.
Harsimrat Kaur, known for her impressive Parliamentary speeches, is consistently at the forefront of efforts to improve the lives of the impoverished, especially women. Her working approach is different, and she has managed a number of initiatives aimed towards the development of Punjab. To read more in detail visit our website: The ‘Mahila Maharati’ of Punjab politics- Harsimrat Kaur Badal and her life