Shobha Karandlaje also known as Shobhakka, an Indian politician of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) from Karnataka, India is well-known as the Minister of State for Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare in the Second Modi ministry. She began her career in politics at a very young age by joining the RSS party with Shakuntala Shetty in 1994, and she came into the limelight when BSY made her a Minister in the first-ever BJP government in Karnataka state. She is also best known for opposing building the Dam to the Kumardhara River.
Currently, she is also the Vice President of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Karnataka, and Member of Parliament representing Udupi Chikmagalur Lok Sabha Constituency. Earlier, she also served as a cabinet minister in the Government of Karnataka.[table “” not found /]