The Minister of State for Home Affairs, Shri Kiren Rijiju addressing the ‘India Disaster Response Summit’, in New Delhi on November 09, 2017.

Positions Held

Ministry Tenure
Union Minister of State for Home Affairs 26 May 2014 Presented
Member of Parliament for Arunachal West 16 May 2014 Presented

Personal Details

Date Of Birth 19 Nov 1971
Place Nafra, Distt. West Kameng (Arunachal Pradesh)
Political Party Bharatiya Janata Party(BJP)
Academics B.A., LL.B. Educated at Hansraj College, Delhi and Campus Law Centre, Faculty of Law, University of Delhi


Kiren Rijiju (born 19 November 1971) is an Indian lawyer and politician from Arunachal Pradesh. A member of the Bharatiya Janata Party, Rijiju is current Union Minister of State for Home Affairs of India. A firebrand politician, Rijiju is well known for his oratory skills and has widely travelled around the world. He is also considered the face of Bharatiya Janata Party in North East India.