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D. K. Shivakumar (Doddalahalli Kempegowda Shivakumar) was born on 15 May, 1962 in Indian, is an Indian politician. At 58 years old, D. K. Shivakumar height not available right now. We will update D. K. Shivakumar's height soon as possible.

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Popular As Doddalahalli Kempegowda Shivakumar
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D. K. Shivakumar Age 60 years old
Zodiac Sign Taurus
Born 15 May 1962
Birthday 15 May
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Nationality Indian

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Who Is D. K. Shivakumar's Wife?

His wife is Usha

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Wife Usha
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Children 3

D. K. Shivakumar Net Worth

He net worth has been growing significantly in 2021-22. So, how much is D. K. Shivakumar worth at the age of 60 years old? D. K. Shivakumar’s income source is mostly from being a successful Politician. He is from Indian. We have estimated D. K. Shivakumar's net worth , money, salary, income, and assets.

Net Worth in 2022 $1 Million - $5 Million
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Source of Income Politician

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Shivakumar is also considered as a master strategist credited to having defeated 3 members of H. D. Devegowda family including defeating the former prime minister twice and also defeating H. D. Kumaraswamy and his wife Anitha Kumaraswamy in Sathanur and Kanakapura region. He also ensured his brother's victory in 2019 lok sabha elections despite Congress being wiped out in the entire state.

In 2019, The Enforcement Directorate summoned D. K. Shivakumar for an enquiry of him, under the Money Laundering case to Delhi. Shivakumar faced the enquiry for 9 long days and was presented to the ED court. The ED officials requested the court for giving him into their custody, accusing that Shivakumar was non cooperative in the enquiry.

The court thus granted Shivakumar to its custody, and was arrested on 3 September 2019. Shivakumar was then shifted to Tihar jail from the ED office. The Congress leaders accused this arrest as a political vendetta by the BJP. Shivakumar also accused that he was treated brutally, by not even being offered a seat by the officials during the enquiry.


Shivakumar is among the richest politicians in Karnataka. While filing his nomination for election in 2018, he declared total assets of ₹ 840 crore.

Shivakumar is credited to playing critical role in the formation of the coalition government of Indian National Congress and Janata Dal (Secular) in Karnataka following the 2018 election. Earlier he had hosted Maharashtra Congress MLAs during 2001 Congress crisis. Just before election to the Rajya Sabha in 2017 from Gujarat, he assisted his party leadership to move 42 Gujarat Congress MLAs into his resort in Bengaluru in order to avoid them moving to another political party. Subsequently, this helped Ahmed Patel to win election. He is also a close confidante of party leaders Rahul Gandhi and Sonia Gandhi.


On 2 August 2017, Shivakumar's residence and office in Bengaluru were raided by the Income Tax Department in connection with alleged tax irregularities. Eagleton Golf Resort in Bidadi, a town in the outskirts of Bengaluru, frequented by Shivakumar and owned by his brother D. K. Suresh, was also raided. Searches were carried out by 300 officials for a span of 80 hours in 67 locations across New Delhi, Bengaluru, Mysuru, Chennai and Shivakumar's hometown Kanakapura. It was revealed that ₹ 8 crore was seized from Shivakumar's Delhi residence and ₹ 2 crore from other locations. Central Reserve Police Force personnel were summoned to provide security during the raids. The raid followed after 44 Members of the Gujarat Legislative Assembly from the Indian National Congress were hosted in the resort after a number of legislators from the party quit to join the Bharatiya Janata Party prior to the Rajya Sabha elections. The raids ended on 5 August and reportedly an undisclosed income of nearly ₹ 300 crore was recovered. He and his associates were given anticipatory bail. On 3 September 2019, he was arrested on charges of money laundering and income tax evasion. He has called the charges "baseless" and "politically motivated" done by the BJP government of Karnataka.


In 2015, the High Court of Karnataka issued a notice to Shivakumar, some of his family members, and a few granite mining companies on a PIL alleging their role in illegal mining activities in Kanakapura and Ramanagara sub-districts.

In 2015, land activists accused Shivakumar and his brother D. K. Suresh of grabbing 63 acres of land, meant for the housing of the poor and underprivileged(Shantinagar housing co operative society), in Srinivagilu Amanikere survey no 1,2,3,4,5... He still holds 17 acres in benami with Mr.Prasad Reddy resides at Koramangala, Bengaluru. However then cooperation minister HS Mahadev Prasad later gave Shivakumar a clean chit, since he found no proof to establish the Sivakumar's involvement in the scam.


Shivakumar married Usha in 1993 and has two daughters, Aishwarya and Aabharana, and a son Aakash with her. He is a member of the Vokkaliga caste, and his family tradition is to worship ancestors on Ganesh Chaturthi.


His career kickstarted when he defeated H.D. Deve Gowda in 1989 from Sathanur and came to be known as a giant killer and soon became a minister in the government and continued the rivalry in Bengaluru rural region with H. D. Devegowda getting better of him only once during Kanakapura by election in 2002. In 1999 he defeated H.D. Kumaraswamy from Sathanur. Shivakumar also has defeated JDS heavyweight PGR Sindhia in the latter's bastion of kanakapura when he won the Kanakapura constituency during the elections in 2013 by pulling 1,00,007 votes against PGR Sindhia of JDS who received 68,583 votes. During the 2018 Karnataka Legislative Assembly election, he won by a margin of 80,000 votes.


Doddalahalli Kempegowda Shivakumar (born 15 May 1962) is an Indian politician and businessman who is currently serving as the President of the Karnataka Pradesh Congress Committee (KPCC). He was the state minister of irrigation in the cabinet of H. D. Kumaraswamy. Previously he served as the Minister of Energy in the Government of Karnataka under the Siddaramaiah Government. He is an MLA from Kanakapura constituency.