Sachin Pilot got divorced from his wife, Sara Abdullah. Recently, Sachin Pilot filed the election affidavit for the Rajasthan elections, in which he mentioned his marital status as “divorced.”
The official date of Sachin and Sara’s separation has not been revealed by the two. Also, Pilot’s 2018 election affidavit states Sara Abdullah as his wife, so the two might have gotten divorced after that.
However, the rumors of Sachin Pilot and Sara Abdullah’s separation were there for quite some time. If rumors are to be believed, After the 2018 elections, Sara was living in Delhi at her father’s government residence.
About Sachin Pilot
Sachin Pilot is a senior Congress leader and former deputy CM of Rajasthan. He was born on September 7, 1977, in Saharanpur. His father, Rajesh Pilot, was a Union Minister, and his mother, Rama Pilot, is also a senior leader of Congress.
Pilot studied at Air Force Bal Bharati School, New Delhi. After that, he was admitted to St. Stephens College, University of Delhi, from where he pursued his graduation. Pilot later earned a diploma in marketing from I.M.T. Ghaziabad, followed by an MBA from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA.
Sachin Pilot Career
Before making his political debut, Pilot used to work with the Delhi Bureau of the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC), and then with the American multinational corporation General Motors.
It was the year 2004 when Pilot made his political debut from the Dausa constituency and became the youngest Member of Parliament at the age of 26. Again in the year 2009, he won the elections from Ajmer’s seat and became the MP.
Pilot was a member of the Lok Sabha’s Standing Committee on Home Affairs and a member of the Consultative Committee in the Ministry of Civil Aviation. In 2012, he became the Minister of Corporate Affairs. In 2014 he became the President of the Rajasthan Pradesh Congress Committee.
Sachin Pilot is also the first Union minister to be commissioned in the Territorial Army as an officer. On September 6, 2012, Pilot was commissioned into the Territorial Army, fulfilling his father’s footsteps to be in the armed forces.
Sachin Pilot Wife & Children
Sachin Pilot got married to Sara Abdullah on January 15, 2004. Sara is the daughter of former J&K Chief Minister Farooq Abdullah and Mollie Abdullah. She has a sister named Safia Abdullah and a brother named Omar Abdullah, who is also the former Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir.
Both Sachin and Sara come from politically influential families. Sachin and Sara’s families were friends, but despite that, they were against their relationship because of their religious beliefs. Both got married without the will of their families, but eventually, their families accepted their relationship.
Today the ex-couple has two sons named Aaran and Vehaan Pilot. However, there’s no update on where the kids are living after the divorce.
Sachin Pilot Net Worth 2023
The affidavit filed with Sachin Pilot also revealed that his wealth has almost doubled. Sachin filed for elections from the Tonk Lok Sabha Constituency. As per the affidavit, Pilot’s current wealth is Rs. 7.12 crore, whereas, as per records, he does not own a personal car. Last Lok Sabha elections, Sachin Pilot showed his wealth as Rs. 3.8 crore.
Sachin Pilot FAQs
A. Sachin Pilot was married to Sara Abdullah, daughter of Farooq Abdullah.
A. Sachin Pilot is 46 years old.
A. Yes, Sachin Pilot is also the first Union minister to be commissioned in the Territorial Army as an officer.
A. Sachin Pilot has 2 sons named Aaran and Vehaan Pilot.
A. Former Union Minister Rajesh Pilot was Sachin Pilot’s father.
A. Sachin Pilot’s current wealth is Rs. 7.12 crore.