Prithvirajsing Roopun Biography
Prithvirajsing Roopun is a Mauritian politician serving as the seventh president of Mauritius since 2019. He attended secondary school at New Eton College in Rose Hill and served as a mathematics teacher at Eden College. He has been qualified and admitted to practice as an attorney at law since 1986. Roopun is a holder of a master’s degree in international business law (LLM) from the University of Central Lancashire.
Prithvirajsing Roopun Age
Prithvirajsing Roopun was born on 24 May 1959, in Quatre Bornes, Mauritius. He is 63 years old.
Prithvirajsing Roopun Height
His height is currently unknown, however, a review is ongoing and this section will be updated as soon as possible.
Prithvirajsing Roopun Education
He attended secondary school at New Eton College in Rose Hill and served as a mathematics teacher at Eden College.
Prithvirajsing Roopun Family
Prithvirajsing was born and raised by his loving and caring parents in Quatre Bornes, Mauritius. However, information regarding his family members is under review and will be updated as soon as possible.
Prithvirajsing Roopun Wife
He is married to his pretty wife Sayukta Roopun. The couple is blessed with four children.
Prithvirajsing Roopun Salary
Prithvirajsing receives an annual salary of Rs 3.74 Million.
Prithvirajsing Roopun Net Worth
Rami has a net worth of approximately $5 Million.
Prithvirajsing Roopun Career
Roopun joined politics in 1983 and stood as a candidate for the first time in 1995. He was elected in constituency No. 14, Savanne, and Black River in the 2000 general election to serve the Legislative Assembly as deputy chief government whip until 2004. In 2005, Prithvirajsing was appointed as minister of local government and solid waste management.
Roopun was elected in constituency No. 9, Flacq and Bon Accueil in the 2010 general election. He was the deputy speaker of the National Assembly of Mauritius between 2010 and 2012.
He also represented Mauritius as a member of the Pan African Parliament from 2010 to 2014, where he was deputy chair of the Committee of Transport, Industry, Communications, Energy, Science and Technology.
From December 2014 to January 2017, Roopun served as minister of social integration and economic empowerment having a major responsibility for the eradication of extreme poverty and the empowerment of vulnerable groups. During his tenure, a Marshall Plan Against Poverty was elaborated with the support of the UNDP; and a scheme providing for a subsistence allowance for families living in extreme poverty was introduced.