Minister of State in the Ministry of Parliamentary Affairs and Planning, a committed party man for Indian National Congress, IPL Chairman, journalist, political commentator and television host- Rajeev Shukla is a multi faceted personality who has achieved great success in every field he forayed into. Mr. Shukla started off his career as a reporter with a leading publication in Uttar Pradesh. Since then he has worked for eminent publications including Northern India Patrika, Jansatta, Dainik Jaagran Ravivar and Sunday.
As a journalist, Mr. Shukla wrote for the very prestigious Sunday magazine and went on to become its political editor- a post he maintained for eight years. He also worked for Sunday Observer as its Editor. He wrote a column “Front Foot” for 10 years in Indian Express. He continues to write till date his column Power Play that is published in 14 newspapers and gives in-depth analysis of the national and international political scenario prevalent.