Sulekha Kumbhare

Sulekha Narayan Kumbhare (born 1962) is an Indian politician, lawyer and Ambedkarite-Buddhist activist. She is founder and president of the Bahujan Republican Ekta Manch. She served as cabinet minister from 1999 to 2014 in the Government of Maharashtra.[1] Kumbhare was member of the Maharashtra Legislative Assembly (1999 to 2004) from the Kamthi constituency in Nagpur district as Republican Party of India.[2][3][4] She is a member of the National Commission for Minorities.[5] She is an Ambedkarite, and spends the rest of her life in propagating Buddhism.[6][7][8]

Sulekha Kumbhare

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  1. ^ https://www.bhaskar.com/news/MH-MUM-ex-minister-sulekha-kumbhare-join-congres-4554547-NOR.html
  2. ^ Press Trust of India (28 September 2014). "Dalit leader Kumbhare backs BJP in Maharashtra polls". Business Standard.
  3. ^ ADR. "Kumbhare Sulekha Naraynrao(BREM):Constituency- Kamthi(NAGPUR) - Affidavit Information of Candidate". myneta.info.
  4. ^ Anparthi, Anjaya (6 February 2017). "Crying foul, BREM fields candidates against partner BJP". Times of India.
  5. ^ https://m.timesofindia.com/city/nagpur/kumbhare-wants-gadkari-as-pm/amp_articleshow/68553245.cms
  6. ^ https://m.timesofindia.com/city/nagpur/kumbhare-wants-gadkari-as-pm/amp_articleshow/68553245.cms
  7. ^ https://maharashtratimes.com/maharashtra/nagpur/nagpur-dragon-summit-to-begin-from-friday/articleshow/60846929.cms
  8. ^ https://www.bhaskarhindi.com/city/news/sulekha-kumbhare-distanced-himself-from-the-politics-of-contesting-elections-87574