H. P. Swaroop is an Indian businessman, politician, and member of the Janata Dal (Secular). He hit the headlines in May 2023 after winning the Karnataka Legislative Assembly polls.
H. P. Swaroop, also known as Swaroop Prakash, was born on Sunday, 10 April 1983 (age 40 years; as of 2023) in Hassan district, Karnataka, India. His zodiac sign is Aries. He completed his 10th standard at St. Joseph’s High School, Hassan, Karnataka. In 1999, Swaroop enrolled at The Institution Bahubali College of Engineering (BCE), also known as the Bahubali College of Engineering Shravanabelagola, in Jinnenahalli, Karnataka, where he pursued a bachelor’s degree in engineering till 2001. MyNeta Swaroop has also attended St. Aloysius’ College in Mangaluru, Karnataka. Swaroop Hassan – Facebook
Height (approx.): 5′ 10″
Hair Colour: Black
Eye Colour: Dark Brown
H.P. Swaroop belongs to a family with a political background.
Parents & Siblings
His father, Hassan Sanniah Prakash, was a JD(S) politician, who served as a Member of the Legislative Assembly (MLA) in Karnataka four times. Hassan passed away on 27 November 2018. His mother’s name is B. Lalithamani. He has two siblings, a brother, and a sister.
Wife & Children
His wife, Shwetha Swaroop, is a doctor. He has a son.
H. P. Swaroop belongs to the Vokkaliga community (Dasa sect). The Hindu
In 2020, H. P. Swaroop contested in and won the Karnataka Gram Panchayat elections on a ticket from Janata Dal (Secular) following which he became a member of the Zilla Panchayat, Hassan. Thereafter, he became the vice president of the Zilla Panchayat. He contested the 2023 Karnataka Assembly elections on Janata Dal (Secular)’s ticket from the Hassan Constituency and emerged victorious.
In the elections, he defeated his nearest rival, a BJP candidate named Preetham J. Gowda, by a margin of 7,854 votes.
He owns a Suzuki Swish.
- Toyota Unico
- Tata Hitachi
As per the Karnataka Legislature Salaries, Pensions and Allowances (Amendment) Act of 2022, H. P. Swaroop’s salary as a Member of the Legislative Assembly (MLA) is estimated to be Rs. 2.5 lacs + other allowances. The New Indian Express
- Cash: Rs. 2,00,000
- Bank Deposits: Rs. 69,478
- LIC or other insurance Policies: Rs. 9,00,000
- Motor Vehicles: Rs. 52,75,000
- Jewellery: Rs. 6,50,000
- Commercial Buildings: Rs. 98,02,553
- Residential Buildings: Rs. 5,60,66,500
Note: The given estimates of movable and immovable assets are according to the year 2023. It excludes the assets owned by his wife. MyNeta
H. P. Swaroop’s net worth in 2023 was estimated to be Rs. 5,26,66,493. MyNeta It excludes the net worth of his wife.
- H. P. Swaroop also goes by the name Swaroop Hassan. Swaroop Hassan – Facebook
- H. P. Swaroop is a hodophile (one who likes to travel a lot) and has visited numerous places.
- H. P. Swaroop is a voracious reader.
- According to Swaroop Prakash’s family, he did not attend his father’s funeral in 2018.
- H. P. Swaroop owns a double-barrel shotgun.