Hardwar Dubey Wiki, Age, Death, Caste, Wife, Family, Biography & More

Hardwar Dubey


Hardwar Dubey (1949-2023) was an Indian politician associated with the Bharatiya Janata Party. He was a sitting Member of Parliament in the Rajya Sabha from Uttar Pradesh. He served as the Minister of State for Finance in the Government of Uttar Pradesh from 24 June 1991 to 6 December 1992. He passed away on 26 June 2023 due to prolonged illness at Fortis Hospital in Delhi.


Hardwar Dubey was born on Wednesday, 1 June 1949 (age 74 years; at the time of death) in Husainabad, Ballia, Uttar Pradesh. His zodiac sign is Gemini. His hometown is Agra, Uttar Pradesh. He pursued an MA from Kanpur University, Uttar Pradesh, in 1970. Thereafter, he obtained an LLB from Agra University (1973).

Physical Appearance

Height (approx.): 5′ 8″

Hair Colour: Salt & Pepper

Eye Colour: Black


Parents & Siblings

Hardwar Dubey’s father’s name is Uma Shankar Dubey. His mother’s name is Shyama Devi. His brother, Nagendra Dubey Gama, is also a politician and a member of the Bharatiya Janata Party.

Hardwar Dubey’s brother, Nagendra Dubey Gama

Wife & Children

He got married to Dr. Kamla Pandey, a former teacher, in 1978. He had a son named Pranshu Dubey (politician) and a daughter named Dr. Kritya Dubey.

Hardwar Dubey with his son, Pranshu Dubey


Hardwar Dubey follows Hinduism.


He belonged to a Brahmin family.


10, Ajanta Colony, Dhaulpur House, Agra


In 1983, Hardwar Dubey assumed the position of the minister of the metropolitan unit. During the national convention of the BJP held at Kothi Meena Bazar Maidan, he served as the president of the metropolis.

Hardwar Dubey being felicitated at an event

In a remarkable feat, he contested the elections for the first time in 1989, securing victory on the cantonment (Uttar Pradesh) seat, which had been under the Congress’ control since independence. Recognizing his capabilities, the party entrusted him with another opportunity in the 1991 elections, and he delivered as anticipated. Following his second victory, he was appointed as the Minister of State for Institutional Finance in the state. However, due to controversies, he had to resign from the ministerial post within a year.

Hardwar Dubey attending a meeting organised by the Ministry of Petroleum in Gujarat

Subsequently, the dynamics shifted, and he faced challenges in displaying his electoral strength. Nonetheless, his influence within the organization remained steadfast. In 2005, he contested a by-election from the Kheragarh assembly constituency but experienced defeat. Additionally, he had previously faced a loss in the Agra-Firozabad Legislative Council elections.

Hardwar Dubey during a rally

In 2011, he assumed the role of State Spokesperson, and in 2013, he was appointed as the State Vice President. On 26 November 2020, Hardwar Dubey was elected unopposed to Rajya Sabha from Uttar Pradesh.

Hardwar Singh casting his vote for the post of Vice President of India in the Parliament

Assets & Properties

Movable Assets

  • Bank Deposits: Rs. 6,77,000
  • Shares, Bonds & Debentures: Rs. 1,06,00,000
  • Loans & Advances: Rs. 29,00,000
  • Motor Vehicles: Rs. 43,50,000
  • Other Assets: Rs. 1,30,000

Immovable Assets

  • Residential Buildings: Rs. 12,00,00,000

Note: The given estimates of movable and immovable assets are according to the year 2020. It excludes the assets owned by his wife and dependents (minor).


His income for the year 2019-2020 was estimated to be Rs. 11,41,106.

Net Worth

Hardwar Dubey’s net worth for the financial year 2019-2020 was estimated to be Rs. 13,70,87,000. It excludes the net worth of his wife and dependents (minors).

Car Collection

He owned a Fortuner. He also owned another car of 2017 make.


Hardwar Dubey passed away from a prolonged illness at 4:30 am on 26 June 2023 at Fortis Hospital in Delhi. He was admitted to the hospital a night before his demise after he complained of a sudden pain in his chest. He was 74 years old at the time of his death. Many prominent BJP leaders expressed their grief over his death. Union Home Minister Amit Shah, while expressing his grief through twitter, wrote,

Received the sad news of the sudden demise of senior BJP leader and Rajya Sabha MP Hardwar Dubey ji. In his demise, the party has lost a strong grassroots leader and dedicated worker. I express my condolences to the bereaved family members. May God give peace to the departed soul. Om Shanti Shanti.”


  • Hardwar Dubey served as a district campaigner for the RSS in Sitapur, Ayodhya, and Shahjahanpur.
  • In 1969, he arrived in Agra as the organizational minister of Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad and swiftly gained influence in local politics.