Jyotiraditya Madhavrao Scindia, an Indian politician who is well-known to serve as the Minister of Civil Aviation. He began his political career after the tragic death of his father, MP Madhavrao Scindia in an airplane crash in Uttar Pradesh.
Earlier, he has served as a Member of Parliament in the Lok Sabha, representing the Guna constituency in Madhya Pradesh until his defeat in the 2019 Indian general election, and also served as a former member of the Indian National Congress and presently a member of the Bharatiya Janata Party.
Jyotiraditya belongs to the House of Scindia that once ruled in Gwalior and a Member of Parliament in the Rajya Sabha representing the state of Madhya Pradesh.
While working as a member of the Indian National Congress (INC), Scindia was a Minister of State with an independent charge for Power in the cabinet of prime minister Manmohan Singh from October 2012 until May 2014. Later, in March 2020, he resigned from the Congress party and joined the BJP.[table “” not found /]