Pradeep Eshwar is an Indian politician and motivational speaker. He represents Chikballapur constituency in the Karnataka Legislative Assembly.
- 1 Wiki/Biography
- 2 Physical Appearance
- 3 Family & Caste
- 4 Address
- 5 Signature
- 6 Career
- 7 Controversies
- 8 Bike Collection
- 9 Car Collection
- 10 Salary
- 11 Assets & Properties
- 12 Net Worth
- 13 Facts/Trivia
Pradeep Eshwar Nimmmondige was born in 1985 (age 38 years; as of 2023) in Peresandra, Karnataka, India. He passed his 12th grade from Sir MV Memorial PU College in 2005.
Height (approx.): 5′ 7″
Hair Colour: Black
Eye Colour: Black
Family & Caste
Pradeep Eshwar hails from a poor family in Peresandra, Karnataka. He belongs to the Banajiga (also known as Balija) community.
His father’s name is Eshwar. Pradeep lost both his parents when he was young. According to him, his parents had committed suicide due to worse financial conditions. After his parents’ death, he was sheltered by Siddaganga Matha in Tumkur. Pradeep’s foster mother, Ratnamma, who was a politician, died due to an illness in 2023.
Wife & Children
Pradeep Eshwar is married to Nayana M. (also known as Manjunath Nayana), who is a teacher at Parishrama Education (Opc.) Private Limited. The couple has one child.
No.516 Chikkaballapura Taluk, Peresandra, Chikkaballapura Karnataka – 562104
Education and Motivation
Pradeep Eshwar is the founder and managing director of Parishrama Education (Opc.) Private Limited, a Karnataka-based academy which provides coaching for entrance examinations to medical and other competitive courses. The company was incorporated on 6 September 2018. He initially taught children at home and different other places. Pradeep has been engaged in motivating people, especially children, through his speech. He once hosted a show titled ‘Life is Beautiful,’ which aired on a local channel; the show aimed to inspire others and help them improve their lives.
Member of Legislative Assembly
Pradeep Eshwar contested and won the 2023 Karnataka Legislative Assembly elections on a ticket from the Indian National Congress (INC) party from the Chikballapur constituency.
Cases Where Pending
Pradeep Eshwar has many cases registered against him. On 14 November 2022, a case was registered against him under IPC Sections 353 and 341. Another case, which was registered against him under IPC Section 171F, is pending against him.
Appearance in a Reality Show
Pradeep’s appearance in the show ‘Bigg Boss Kannada 10’ in 2023 soon attracted criticism as many believed that he was neglecting his responsibilities as a Member of the Legislative Assembly by participating in a reality show. The Vande Mataram Social Service Organisation later raised concerns over this and complained to the Speaker of the Karnataka Legislative Assembly U. T. Khader about this. The Bigg Boss Kannada team, on the other hand, then clarified that Eshwar had appeared in the show as a guest only. Eshwar later talked about the matter in an interview and mentioned that the money he got for appearing in the show as a guest would be donated to an orphanage.
Eshwar vs Sudhakar
Pradeep Eshwar has often been involved in verbal spats with politician K. Sudhakar. Eshwar once posted some videos on social media in which he could be seen making allegations against Sudhakar. Eshwar’s allegations against Sudhakar have reportedly led to multiple cases being filed against him.
Pradeep owns a Bajaj Avenger.
Pradeep Eshwar owns a Maruti Suzuki Baleno Alpha.
Pradeep Eshwar’s salary for the financial year 2021-2022 was estimated to be Rs. 34,67,770.
Assets & Properties
- Bank Deposits: Rs. 16,13,373
- Bonds, Debentures, and Shares in Companies: Rs. 2,34,993
- Personal Loan: Rs.15,00,000
- Motor Vehicle: Rs. 11,00,000
- Other Assets: Rs. 7,51,500
Note: The given estimates of movable and immovable assets are according to the financial year 2021-2022. It excludes the assets owned by his wife and dependents (minor).
Pradeep Eshwar’s net worth for the financial year 2021-2022 was estimated to be Rs. 51,84,643. It excludes the net worth of his wife and dependents (minors).
- He also goes by the name Pradeep Eshwar Ayyar P E.
- Pradeep Eshwar supports politician K. V. Naveen Kiran. In 2018, he was spotted accompanying Kiran during campaigns regarding legislative elections. According to sources, Kiran supports Eshwar to run the institution Parishrama Education (Opc.) Private Limited.
- Pradeep appeared in the reality show ‘Bigg Boss Kannada 10’ in 2023; the show was aired on Colors Kannada. In one of the episodes of the show, he talked about his childhood and revealed how difficult his childhood was due to worse financial conditions in his family. Pradeep said,
I studied in the university called poverty and graduated in the subject called pain.”
- In September 2023, Pradeep made an announcement about providing free ambulance services in Karnataka. In an interview, he mentioned that he had decided to provide this support to the people in need in the memory of his mother. Pradeep specified that one ambulance would be stationed in each of the locations Manchenahalli, Peresandra, and Nandi Hobli, while two ambulances would be allocated to the city of Chikkaballapur.