Devendra Fadnavis Daughter, as Amruta Ranade born on 9 April 1979 in Nagpur, Maharashtra, to Sharad Ranade, an ophthhalmologist and Charulata Ranade, a gyaecologist. She grew up in a household where education and independence for women was essetial. She initially student at St. Hiseoh Convet School in Nagpur. She was a state level under 16 age she a tennis player. She graduceted from G.S. College of Commerce and Economics. Fadnavis started her career with Axis bank as Excutive Cashier in 2003 and subsequently headed Axis bank business branch in Nagpur.
She has a brother named Gaurav Ranade, an engineer.
Amruta married Devendra Fadnavis in December 2005. They have daughter named Divija Fadnavis.
During Assembly election of Maharashtra in the year 2014. she actively campaingned for her huband in Nagpur.
As banker, she has worked with Axis Bank since last 17 years. She joined as Executive cashier and cureently works as Vice-President Corporate Head West India, Transaction Banking Department. She shifted to the corporate office at Worli mumbai in January 2014 & continued working with Axis bank even after the her husband become the Cheif Minister of Maharashtra.
She is Trained classic singer and has performed at various social event and is actively involved in Entertainment Industry. has sung for many commercial and social movies. She made her debut as Playback Singer in Prakash Jha’s ‘Jai Gangaajal’ with the song titled “Sab Dhan Mati”. She sang a song in a biopic ‘Sangharash Yatra’
based on the Life of Lat e BJP Leader ‘Gopinath Munde’. She performed at prestigious charity event ‘Umang 2017’ and ‘Umang 2018’ for the welfare of Mumbai Police.
Fadnavis 1st music video ‘Phir se’ featuring Amitabh Bachachan released by T-Series was viewed over 700,000 times in a single day and reached over 1.4 million views in three days.
Her Mumbai River Anthem is to save the four rivers of Mumbai.
A documentary about Fadnavis, The Voice won the Besy Film Documentary at IndieFEST. It was written, directed and produced by Sagar Pagar.
As social activist
Fadnavis is currently working for ‘Women Empowerment & Development of Rural India with the goal of bringing out a social change. She has adopted vollage Fetri and village kawdas for development and econoic progress. Her Goal is to improve village sanitation and infrastructural development. She has partnered with BMC to promote wellness of the Sweeper Community and with Film City for welfare program of workers. Fadnavis has walked the ramp as showstopper for the promotion of handloom and education of girl child at ‘New York Fashion Week‘. Fadnavis had also walked the ramp for NIFT to promote Tribal Crafy – weaving form of Maharashtra.
Initiator of ‘Mitti Ke Sitare’ talent hunt for BMC & Slum School children
Rooted as an initiative of Fadnavis who believes in creating new opportunities, ‘Mitti Ke Sitare’ is project of Divyaj Foundation. It is a Talent hunt reality show for underprivileged children between the age 7-15. The children who are unable to realise their dreams due to poverty and lack of resources, despite having talent will be selected from 1187 BMC schools. The show will act as lanunching pad for children with a talent in music & singing. First round of auditions was taken for about 2500 entries received of children. Of these 600 were shortlisted for second round. Of which 56 are going to appear in third round on 27 February 2019 as of now. Lastly Top 10-30 chidren will be trained for the grand finale. The project’s obejective is to bring out hidden talent of the children to aid them in shaping thier personalities and find better future opportunities. This project is for the betterment of the society and its children as a whole.
Chief partron for ‘Davis cup’ tennis toranments.
The curtains over Amruta Fadnavis multiple talents have awed those around her after Maharashtra State Lawen Tennis Association [MSLTA] involved Fadnavis as the chief patron of Davis Cup tie between India and New Zealand 2017 in Pune. The wife of Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis was an avid tennis player during academic days and is now a busy proffesinal banker who hopes to prolong her association with the MSLTA even after the Davis Cup.
Leads confidence walk for acid attack victors
Fashion show of acid attack victors was organised by Fadnavis recently at The National Sports Club of India, NSCI Dome, Worli. Acid Attack Victors walked on stage along with Bollywood celebrities like Juhi Chawla, Sonali Bendre, Anu Malik, Sakshi Tanwar & Vivek Oberoi. The show was supported by Divyaj Foundation in collaboration with Maharahstra State Women Commission.
The event was organised with the sense of responsibily to include the Acid Attack Victors in our mainstram society, to empower them by way Love, Care, Treatment, Rehabilitaion and Restoration as members of 300,000 to Rs. 500,000.
The event was presided by Amruta Fadnavis. She has led this initiative, also launched a Music Video titled “Alag Mera Yeh Rang Hai” to which she has lent her voice as well. Amruta Fadnavis daughter walked the ramp Women Commision and women and Child Welfare Minister Pankaja Munde.
Celebrates International Yoga Day with farmers children
Fadnavis took the biggest initiative on international Yoga Day 2017, in which 650 children of sucide victim farmers were called to celebrate Yoga day Knowing that Yoga and Meditation will help the children to relieve thier stress and would ultimately lead to the betterment of thier health, Fadnavis wisely arranged this yoga session for the children. This event was initiated by Divyaj Foundation an NGO concerned with social utility programs. Fadnavis even promoted education and betterment of health through this event. She also emphasised on ‘Women Empowerment’ and ‘Development of Rural India’ with the aim of effective social change. In 2018 she again organised International Yoga Day programme for street children of deceased farmers which was supported by Shri Nana Patekar, Shree Shailesh Lodha and the inspirational Drum Cafe session.
Chief Patron for Women Tennis Tournament – L&T Mumbai Open
Big time tennis returned in india with WTA after five years & after 10 years to Maharashtra which was announced by Fadnavis, chairperson of organising committee. The games were organised by the Maharashtra State Lawn Tennis Association (MSLTA)), in association with Govt of Maharahstra and hosted by cricket club of Ubdua (CCI) at thier courts from 18 to 26 November 2017, Being the biggest fan of tennis she referred it as best physical music and urged people to empower women to fullest. She was again announced as the chief patron of L&T Mumbai Open Tennis Touranment which took palce in November 2018
She led delegation to Manasarovar to promote Indo-Chinese peace in 2016
In October 2018, Ms. Fadnavis attended the inaugural voyage of india first luxury cruise liner ‘Angriya’. She was criticised after video of her sitting on the edge of vessel risking her life to take selfie was released online. Fadanavis purportedly ignored multiple requests from security perosonnel to return to safe areas of the vessel. She later issued and apology for setting a bad examaple for the youth by undue risks to take a selfie.
In September 2018, she was in cotroversy for calling prime minister Narendra Modi the fater of the country.
- Women’s Excellece Awards 2017.
- The Womam of Substance Awards at I Am Woman awards 2017.
- Awards for Excellence – 2017 for Excellence in Women Empowerment by All Ladies League and Divine Vibrations.
- Suryadatta National Award-2016 for excellence in the field of Banking & Finance.
- Woman of the Year – 105 awarded by Army, Airforce, Nacy (AAN Foundation) towards – service to Woman’s Dignity and Equality in society.
- Lokmat Most Stylish Icon – Power Woman Award 2016