Rakesh Tikait (Farmer Leader) Wiki, Age, Wife, Net worth, Family, Biography & More


Rakesh Tikait (In Hindi: “राकेशटिकैत”, born 4 June 1969) is a famous Indian Practical Leader, Politician, Farmer Leader, National Spokesperson of BKU, and entrepreneur from Sisauli, Muzaffarnagar, Uttar Pradesh, India. He is well-known in the country as the youngest son of well-known farmer leader “Chaudhary Mahendra Singh Tikait”. 

Being the son of a farmer leader, Rakes has also a passion to fight for the rights of farmers that’s why after the death of her dad, he started working to help the farmers. At present, he is a famous politician and National Spokesperson of BKU (Bharatiya Kisan Union). 

Currently, he is at the top of news headlines because of his presence in the 2020-2021 Farmers Protest against the three farm acts. Read this article, to know more about Rakesh Tikait’s life story. 

Wiki & Biography 

Rakesh was born as Chaudhary Rakesh Tikait from his parents on Wednesday, June 4, 1969, in Sisauli, Muzaffarnagar, Uttar Pradesh, India. He was born into a middle-class Hindu family. Talking about his age then, Rakesh Tikait is 51 years old (as of 2020). He celebrates his birthday on 4th June every year. 

Rakesh is a well-educated person. Discussing his education then, he completed his primary education at a local high school. After that, he took admission to D.A.V. Inter College for his further studies. Later, he joined Kisan Inter College in  Lalukhedi Mujaffarnagar to know more about farmers’ rights and rules. 

He completed his intermediate studies at U.P. Madhyamik Shiksha Parishad. As per the sources, Rakesh earned his graduation degree from Meerut University in the year 1993. After that, he started focusing on his job. Today, he is a famous politician and farmer leader.  

Full Real Name Chaudhary Rakesh Tikait.
Famously known as Rakesh Tikait (राकेश टिकैत).
Nickname Dada.
Date of Birth 4 June 1969 (Wednesday).
Age (as of 2020) 51 years old.
Place of Birth Sisauli, Muzaffarnagar, Uttar Pradesh, India.
Current Residence Sisauli, Muzaffarnagar, UP.
Profession Farmer, Politician, and Farmers’ Leader.
Nationality Indian.
Religion Hinduism.
Caste Jaat.
Net worth (approx.) Rs. 4 cr – 5 crores Indian Rupees.
Zodiac Sign Gemini.
Education Graduate.
School/College 1. Local High School.
2. D.A.V. Inter College.
3. Kisan Inter College.
4. U.P. Madhyamik Shiksha Parishad.
5. Meerut University.
Social Media Profiles Instagram: @rakesh.tikait
Twitter: @RakeshTikaitBKU
Facebook: @ChaudharyRakeshTikait

Physical Appearance 

Height (approx.) In Feet Inches: 5′ 7″.
In Meters: 1.7 m.
In Centimetres: 170 cm.
Weight (approx.) In Kilograms: 68 kg.
In Pounds: 150 lbs.
Hair Color Salt & Pepper.
Hair Length Short.
Eye Color Black.

Family & Caste

As per the sources, BKU famer leader belongs to the Haryanvi Jaat caste. 

Parents & Siblings 

Talking about his family details then, Rakesh Tikait second child of his parents. His father “Chaudhary Mahendra Singh Tikait” was a famous farmer’s leader. On the other side, his mother “Baljori Devi” was a homemaker.

As per the sources, he has an older brother in the family named “Naresh Tikait” and 2 younger brothers Narendra Tikait, and Surendra Tikait

Naresh Tikait is the President of BKU (Bharatiya Kisan Union), Narendra Tikait is a farmer in his Village, and Surendra Tikait working as a manager at a sugar mill.

Let me tell you that, Chaudhary Naresh serves the position of BKU’s chief. According to the sources, his dad Mahendra Singh passed away at the age of 71 due to bone cancer on 15 May 2011[1]Wikipedia.

After the demise of his dad, Rakesh’s older brother assumed responsibility for Balian Khap Panchayat and Bharatiya Kisan Union (BKU). Yet, Rakesh Tikait arose as a famous pioneer who comprehended the torment of the ranchers. He drove a large portion of the laborer developments after the passing of his dad[2]Jansatta.

In his family, he also has 2 sisters (name not known). Moreover, the name of his Aunty is Mahendri Devi, who was died on 1 February 2020.

Family Details
Father Mahendra Singh Tikait.
Mother Baljori Devi.
Brother(s) Elder: Naresh Tikait.
Younger: Narendra Tikait and Surendra Tikait.
Sister(s) 2 (Name not available).
Aunt Mahendri Devi.
Nephew Gaurav Tikait.

Rakesh has a nephew named Gaurav Tikait who is the National President of BKU’s Youth Wing.

Marriage, Wife & Children

Talking about his love life then, Rakesh Tikait got married to his wife named “Sunita Devi” in the year 1985. Let me tell you that, Sunita is a housewife and belongs to Bagpat district in UP. 

As per the sources, Rakesh is the father of three children (2 daughters and 1 son) from his relationship with Sunita. The names of his daughters are Seema Tikait and Jyoti Tikait. He is very close to his son named “Charan Singh Tikait”.

In January 2015, Charan Singh Tikait married his wife (name not know).

Personal Information Details
Marital Status Married.
Wedding Date in 1985.
Place of Marriage Sisauli, Muzaffarnagar, Uttar Pradesh.
Wife Sunita Devi.
Son Charan Singh Tikait.
Daughter(s) Jyoti Tikait & Seema Tikait.

Rakesh Tikait’s role in 2020-2021 Farmer Protests

The fomentation of the farmers of the nation proceeds in dissent against the farming laws brought by Indian PM Narendra Modi’s BJP Government. Rakesh Tikait, a rancher head of western Uttar Pradesh and public representative of the Bharatiya Kisan Union (BKU), is getting a major job in this worker development. 

He has been continually dynamic on the requests of farmers and is arising as a significant connection between the public authority and ranchers. Tikait has been battling for the privileges of ranchers for quite a while. He has likewise been a piece of the dissent about the development of sugarcane ranchers. 

Rather than halting the farmers’ resistance to rural laws, it is getting quicker. United Kisan Morcha representative Rakesh Tikait said that the farmers’ development is getting support from everywhere in the nation.

Worker development is a philosophical development that can’t be destroyed with weapons. He said that the ninth round of talks with the focal government occurred, yet no choice was taken. Ranchers’ bills ought to be dropped and approaching bills ought not to be brought. 

He said that the development is quick in a 200 km span around Delhi. On the off chance that there is an intrigue to smother the movement, at that point 10 thousand will die in the light of the fact that the rancher will either win or he will bite the dust.

As indicated by the media reports, farmers conclude that they will run farm trucks on 26 January 2021[3]ABP Live at Red Fort. Let me tell you that, farmers have the full help of ranchers pioneer Rakesh Tikait.

26 January Republic Day Tractor Parade, Red Fort Delhi Riots & FIR

As per the sources, a case and Police FIR was registered against Bhartiya Kisan Union’s spokesperson Rakesh Tikait, after the incident happened on 2021’s Republic day parade[4]ABP Live. According to media reports, an FIR has been registered at the Ghazipur police station in Delhi.

Let me tell you that, farmers were decided to do a tractor rally on the link road, Delhi. They were not allowed to enter the Red Fort.

But on Republic Day, riots occurred when some farmers forcefully entered the Red Fort and waved their flag at the top of the Red Fort.

In this incident, many farmers and police constables were injured. On the next day, an FIR registered various leaders including Darshan Pal, Yogendra Yadav, Rakesh Tikait, and others[5]The Hindu.

Career & Net worth 

As per the sources, Chaudhary Rakesh Tikait got a job in Police, but he quit his job for stepping into his dad’s profession. After that, he started focusing on politics. According to the media reports, he is also a member of the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) Party. 

According to an estimate, Rakesh Tikait made net worth and total assets of INR 4-5 crore (approx.), including moveable and immovable properties. 

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He is also known for his participation in farmers’ protests. In his career, he always stands for rights. Currently, he serves the position of National Spokesperson of BKU and a famous politician. 

Trending Facts About Rakesh Tikait

  • According to the sources, farmers’ pioneer Rakesh Tikait was chosen as a Sub-Inspector in Delhi Police however because of government pressure, Rakesh left the police work in 1993. 
  • After this Tikait joined BKU, a large portion of the pragmatic choices of the Indian Farmers Union.
  • Aside from the worker developments, he has likewise battled elections. 
  • He challenged as an independent candidate from the Khatauli seat in Muzaffarnagar in the year 2007. 
  • Not only this but in Uttar Pradesh gathering races while in 2014 Rakesh Tikait challenged Amroha Lok Sabha on an RLD ticket. 
  • Notwithstanding, he did not win any seat in both elections.  
  • Tikait has additionally visited the prison multiple times because of the ranchers facing the conflict. 
  • Indeed, Uttar Pradesh representative of BKU Alok additionally says that he needed to remain in prison for 39 days against the Land Tribunal Act of a rancher in Madhya Pradesh. 
  • From that point onward, in Delhi outside the Lok Sabha, a dissent was made against the public authority for expanding the sugarcane cost of ranchers, and consumed the sugarcane, because of which they were shipped off Tihar Jail. 
  • When Rakesh Tikait likewise requested the public authority to build the cost of millet in light of a legitimate concern for ranchers, Tikait showed against the public authority if the public authority didn’t acknowledge the interest
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