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As promised earlier, we are here with our first installment in the 5 part series on The Most Famous, Influential and Talked about women in India. In this part we have focused on “Women in Politics” .


Most Famous Positions Held:

  • President of the Indian national Congress (1998 – Current).
  • Chairperson of the ruling United Progressive Alliance (UPA) in the Lok Sabha, since 2004.
  • Served as Chairperson of National Advisory Council.

Sonia Gandhi Top5 Women in Politics


Arguably the most influential and talked about lady in Indian Politics Today, Sonia Gandhi was born on December 9, 1946, Lusiana, Italy. She is the Widow of Late Indian Prime Minister, Rajiv Gandhi. After the assassination of Mr. Rajiv Gandhi, she was invited by Congress leaders to take over the government; but she refused and publicly stayed away from Politics. She finally agreed to join politics in 1997; in 1998, she was elected President of the Congress. She has done three years course in foreign languages (English & French) in Turin, Italy.

She is believed to be the single largest factor in the defeat of BJP (Bhartiaya Janta Part) led NDA’s (National Democratic Alliance) under the leadership of Mr Atal Bihari Vajpayee that was touted as a sure winner of 2004 General Elections.

Style Statement: She is Mostly Spotted wearing Light Color Handloom Sarees. Occasionally she also sports a Shawl with it.She is also spotted wearing a Salwar Kurta. With her Sober yet Powerful Dressing Style she impresses One and All.

StylishBazaar.com Fashion Remarks: Simple and Powerful.



Most Famous Positions Held:
  • Leader of Opposition in the 15th Lok Sabha (2009-2014)
  • Served as Delhi Chief Minister.

Sushma Swaraj Top5 Women in Politics

Sushma Swaraj

Sushma Swaraj is undoubtedly the most recognized women face of the biggest Opposition Party, Bhartiya Janta Party (BJP). Sushma Swaraj was born in New Delhi on 14 February 1952. She holds a B.A degree with majors in Sanskrit and Political Science.

She has been elected six times as a Member of Parliament and three times as a Member of the Legislative Assembly. she became the country's youngest Union Cabinet Minister at the age of 25. In 1998, she served a short term as Delhi Chief Minister.

Style Statement: She is Mostly Spotted wearing Sarees. Her Choice in colors Range from Bold to Softer Tones.

StylishBazaar.com Fashion Remarks: Colorful, Vibrant and Commanding.



Most Famous Positions Held:
  • Served Four Terms as Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh.
  • Head of the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP).

Mayawati Top5 Women in Politics


Miss Mayawati, Populary referred to as “Behenji (Sister)” is undoubtedly the most recognized Women face of the Indian Politics. She was born on 15 January 1956 New Delhi. Mayawati studied for her B.A. in 1975 at the Kalindi Women's College and obtained her LLB from the Campus Law Centre, part of the University of Delhi. She completed a B.Ed. from VMLG College, Ghaziabad, in 1976.

She heads the Bahujan Samajwadi Party (BSP) and was the Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh from 1995 to 2012.

Style Statement: She is Mostly Spotted wearing Light Color (mostly Cream, Pink and White) Salwar Kurta Sarees. She adds Style to her Dressing with a Vital Fashion accessory, A Hand-Bag. StylishBazaar.com Fashion Remarks: Basic and Dominant.



Most Famous Positions Held:

  • Serving as the Chief Minister of West-Bengal from 2011.
  • Founder and Chairperson of All India Trinamool Congress (AITMC or TMC)
  • Served as the Minister of Railways twice.
  • Served as the Minister of Coal.
  • Served as Minister of State for Human Resource .

Mamtaa BanerjeeTop5 Women in Politics

Mamtaa Banerjee

Mamta Banerjee, Popularly Known as Didi (Elder Sister) is one of the most recognizable faces in Indian Politics Today. She was Born on January 5, 1955 (age 59), Kolkata. She is the first woman to hold the Chief-Minister’s Office in West-Bengal. She is the Head of “All India Trinamool Congrees (commonly known as Trinamool Congress (TMC), a Party which she founded after separating from India national Congrees (INC) in 1997.

Banerjee graduated with an honours degree in History from the Jogamaya Devi College, Kolkata. Later she earned a master's degree in Islamic History from the University of Calcutta. This was followed by a degree in education from the Shri Shikshayatan College. She also earned a law degree from the Jogesh Chandra Chaudhuri Law College, Kolkata.

In 2011 Banerjee pulled off a landslide victory for the TMC Congress alliance in West Bengal by defeating the 34-year old Communist Party of India (Marxist)-led Left Front government,

Style Statement: She is Mostly Spotted wearing Light Color (mostly Cream, Pink and White) Handloom Sarees. Another Trademark of her dressing is the Hawai Chappals.

StylishBazaar.com Fashion Remarks: Effortless and authoritative.



Most Famous Positions Held:
  • Three Times chief minister of Tamil Nadu, Latest since 2011.
  • The general secretary of All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK).

JayalalithaaTop5 Women in Politics


Jayalalitha also Called Amma (Mother), the most famous women face in the South Indian Politics was born on 24 February 1948 Komalavalli, Mysore,(Former State of Mysore, Presently in Karnataka State). She has acted in around 140 movies in Kannada, English(Single film: Epistle), Tamil, Telugu and Hindi language. She has also done playback singing for some songs in Tamil Films, on Songs picturised on herself.

She was Leader of the Opposition of Tamil Nadu legislative assembly in 1989. She has been the chief Minister of Tamilnadu 3 times From 1991 to 2011.

Style Statement: Being a former actress Jayalalitha surely knows how to dress to kill. Her style statement is the Vibrant Color Sarees with a thin embroidered border around them.

StylishBazaar.com Fashion Remarks: bright, Exciting and Controlling..


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