Jankari Nepal – Balen Shah – Biography and Wikipedia.
Balendra Shah (बालेन्द्र शाह), popularly known as Balen Shah. He is a Nepalese rapper, structural engineer and mayor of Kathmandu Metropolitan city of Nepal. He was born on 27th April 1990 in Naradevi, Kathmandu. Balen Shah is currently serving as the 15th mayor of Kathmandu, the capital city of Nepal.
Balen has been a popular figure in Nepalese hip-hop since the early 2010’s. He announced his candidacy as an independent and was elected at the 2022 local election. He is the first independent candidate to be elected as the mayor of Kathmandu.
Balen Shah – Bio, Family, Relation, Income & More
|Balen Shah (बालेन साह)
|Ram Narayan Shah
|Dhruv Devi Shah
|Date of Birth
|27 April 1990
|Naradevi-18, Kathmandu, Nepal
|Basketball and Cricket
|Rap singing, playing games, listening music, writing poems
|Rapper Singer / Politician
He is the youngest son of Ram Narayan Shah, an Ayurvedic practitioner, and his wife Dhruv devi Shah. His parents moved to Kathmandu from Mahottari after his father was posted to Naradevi Ayurvedic Hospital.
From an early age, Shah was interested in music and poetry. He released his first single, Sadak Balak, which he wrote while in the ninth grade, in 2012. He rose to prominence among Nephop fans in 2013 after his appearance on the YouTube battle rap series Raw Barz.
Balen shah expressed interest to put candidacy for Kathmandu mayor ship in the 2017 but later he was back because he was not fully prepared for the plans to be executed. After 5 years, he announced his candidacy for the post of mayor in the Kathmandu Metropolitan in 2022. On 26 may 2022 Shah was elected as mayor of Kathmandu metropolitan with 38.6% of the votes cast. After becoming mayor, he has done many good things . he is a fearless and patriotic mayor.
Balen Shah completed his schooling from Alliance Academy. He completed his 10+2 studies at V.S Niketan higher secondary school. He completed a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from Himalayan Whitehouse International College. He also completed his master’s degree from Visvesvaraya Technological University (VTU) in Karnataka India.
Popular Songs of Balen:
- Gorkhali Toph
- Marpha ko Madira
- Temi Phool
- OA buda
- Prahari Pratikar
- Man yo udyo
- Local thito
- Hande Hande
Balendra Shah Photos