Amruta Devendra Fadnavis was born on April 9, 1979. She is a trained classical singer, a social activist, and a banker. Her maiden name is Amruta Ranade to Dr. Sharad Ranade, an Ophthalmologist and Dr. Charulata Ranade, a Gynaecologist. Amruta Fadnavis has a brother named Gaurav Ranade who is an engineer by profession
Amruta Fadnavis studied at St. Joseph Convent School, Nagpur. She did her graduation from G.S. College of Commerce and Economics, after which she pursued her MBA in finance and studied taxation laws from Symbiosis Law School, Pune
Apart from a good academic record, Amruta Fadnavis is a sports person. She was a state level under 16 tennis player
Amruta Fadnavis started her career with Axis bank as Executive – Cashier in 2003 and subsequently headed Axis Bank business branch in Nagpur
Amruta Fadnavis is married to 18th Chief Minister of Maharashtra, Devendra Fadnavis and it was an arranged one. After so many years of marriage, Amruta Fadnavis says deep inside Devendra Fadnavis is a romantic and emotional person. Amruta Fadnavis said at home he is the boss, while she is the decision maker.
Life changed a lot for Amruta Fadnavis and Devendra Fadnavis who moved to Mumbai after Devendra Fadnavis assumed charge of Chief Minister in October 2014 has changed his life. Devendra Fadnavis admitted they never went to see a movie after they shifted to Mumbai
In an interview, Amruta Fadnavis had said that Devendra Fadnavis never notices what she wears or how her hairstyle is or whether I have lost or gained weight. "He is so engrossed loving me that he can not differentiate the changes in me...and therefore, I think he is very romantic person, said Amruta."
Amruta Fadnavis and husband Devendra Fadnavis have a daughter named Divija Fadnavis. Divija Fadnavis studies at Cathedral School in Fort, Mumbai. She is the youngest-ever occupant of the Chief Minister's official bungalow 'Varsha' located in South Mumbai
In an interview when asked who attends the parent-teacher meetings at their daughter's school or whether the principal himself comes to 'Varsha' -the official residence of the chief minister, Devendra Fadnavis said their high-profile position does not mean they get any relaxation in norms. Devendra Fadnavis also said that the school authorities are very strict in granting leaves and once they 'sent him a strong note when he had applied for two-day leave for Divija'
As a social activist, Amruta Fadnavis is currently working for 'Women Empowerment' and 'Development of Rural India' with the goal of bringing out a social change. Amruta Fadnavis, says girls must draw inspiration from the late Princess Diana who was a perfect mix of beauty and confidence. "I feel today's girls should take inspiration from Princess Diana. She was a classic example of natural beauty and confidence," Amruta Fadnavis said in a statement.
Amruta Fadnavis used to call Devendra Fadnavis 'sir'. She said it took some time and effort before she could drop the sir and call him Deven
Amruta Fadnavis also lost a lot of weight over the years. Infact it was Amruta's weight-loss journey which was the real inspiration behind her husband Devendra Fadnavis' transformation. Amruta Fadnavis said that Devendra Fadnavis was inspired after she lost 5-6 kgs
Amruta Fadnavis is trained by Wellness Guru Mickey Mehta. She stays fit by practicing yoga.
About yoga, Amruta Fadnavis said, "Yoga is accepted by the whole universe. So let us practice yoga daily to make ourselves fit mentally and physically."
Amruta Fadnavis' first music video "Phir Se" featuring Amitabh Bachchan was released by T-Series. Her Mumbai River Anthem to save the four rivers of Mumbai was well received by the People and got huge response
Amruta Fadnavis has sung for many commercial and social Movies. She made her debut as a Playback Singer in Prakash Jha's "Jai Gangaajal" with the song titled "Sab dhan mati". She also sang a song in a biopic "Sangharsh Yatra" based on the Life of Late BJP leader Gopinath Munde
When it comes to social work, Amruta Fadnavis has a strong presence. Amruta Fadnavis was a showstopper at New York Fashion Week in Manhattan to spread the message of girl's education
As a social activist, Amruta Fadnavis works for 'Women Empowerment' and 'Development of Rural India' with the aim to bring about change in society. Amruta Fadnavis adopted villages in Nagpur district and also walked the ramp for NIFT to promote some weaving forms and dying art of Maharashtra.
Amruta Fadnavis has been a proud recipient of various honours and awards. They are listed as the Women's Excellence Awards, The Woman of Substance Award at 'I Am Woman' Awards, Award for Excellence in Women Empowerment by All Ladies League and Divine Vibrations, Woman of the Year in 2015 awarded by Army, Airforce, Navy (AAN foundation) towards – service to Woman's Dignity and Equality in society
Amruta Fadnavis has fast emerged as an articulate and high-profile personality in her own right. From engaging with worthy causes to an active presence on social media, she appears to be omnipresent striking the right notes
Unlike other political wives, Maharashtra's CM Devendra Fadnavis' wife Amruta has an identity of her own. We delve into his love life and tell you more about his wife Amruta Fadnavis who is a real woman of substance. (Pics/ Amruta Fadnavis' Instagram)
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