Satish Sharma

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Satish Sharma is an Indian politician. Representing the Indian National Congress party, he is a former member of the Union Cabinet in the Government of India. Sharma's political career has been boosted by his closeness to both Rajiv Gandhi, and after his death, his wife Sonia Gandhi.

Satish Sharma was born on 11 October 1947 in Secunderabad, a city in the Indian state Andhra Pradesh. he was later trained as a pilot in Kansas City, Missouri. In 1991 he was elected to the Lok Sabha. From January 1993 until December 1996 he was Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas.

Favourite Pastime and Recreation
Aviation sports, gardening and reading

Sports and Clubs
Pioneering work in promoting aero sports and lawn tennis; President, (i) Delhi Lawn Tennis Association; (ii) Delhi Flying Club since 1981; and (iii) Aero Club of India since 1984; Vice-President, Federation of Aeronautics International, Paris.

Countries Visited
Widely travelled