AAP Candidate for Assembly Election - 2018

Chandrakant Revankar: Shikaripura Constituency, Karnataka

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Chandrakant Revankar

Chandrakant Revankar's Profile

TRANSPORT SERVICES BUSINESSMAN, ANTI-CORRUPTION ACTIVIST, POLITICAL LEADER

PROFESSION

•  Started as a labourer in Vishwakarma Industrial Unit in Shikaripura, and gradually worked his way up to selling tickets, agarbathis, lotteries and then cars.

•  In 1995, obtained Stage Carriage Bus Transport Permit and have been running Transport services since then.

ANTI-CORRUPTION ACTIVIST

•  Exposed the land-grabbing scams of B S Yeddyurappa and his son B Y Raghavendra in their home turf, after obtaining all details and documents of their corruptions via RTI.

•  Challenged the might of Yeddyurappa without worrying about the threat to life and well being of himself and his family. Filed a complaint with ACB against the duo regarding encroachment of lake land of Mallajjanakere and for discharging the sewage water and solid waste from their hostel into lake.

•  Conducted  several Bribe Free Karnataka campaigns in Shivamogga RTO and Taluk Office, Shikaripua Taluk office, Sub-Registrar’s Office, Town Panchayat, Govt. Hospital and so on. Helped many citizens get services without paying bribes and without being harassed.

POLITICAL LEADER

•  Joined AAP since its inception, and have been spreading the message of honest politics since then.

•  In 2016-17 during Zilla Parishat Elections. canvassed in 43 villages for an independent candidate and spread the message of AAP from door to door.

•  Have successfully motivated about 40-50 volunteers from Haragi village in Shikaripura to join the AAP movement