Shirish comes from a well-educated family and was ambitious from an early age. His inclination towards sports and his flair for leadership was hard to miss. He always took initiative in extra-curricular activities and had strong social awareness.
Over the last 29 years, he has been instrumental in contribution his vision and ideas towards countless political campaigns and has remained active with the Yuva Morcha. He had close ties with Shri Lal Krishna Advani, Gopinath Mundhe and Pramod Mahajan and assisted them on iconic political events like Lal Krishna Advani’s Suvarna Jayanti Rath Yatra.
In 2000, he assisted Gopinath Mundhe in the election campaign. He has expertly tackled responsibilities as the party in-charge of the Lok Sabha, State Legislative Assembly, Mahanagar Palika, Hingoli district. He has contributed in the Goa State Legislative Assembly election campaigns and many other political campaigns in Mumbai. He has made a big contribution to various political campaigns for MLAs and Mayors.
On behalf of Maharashtra, he helped journalists and international media to look at the actual situation of the Gujarat Earthquake of 2002, instead of sensationalizing it. He was tasked with relaying information on reform, effort and action being taken by the government to offer relief to the stricken areas.
Over the years, he has developed a strong social circle that includes people from both political and non-political backgrounds in Maharashtra. He has maintained good rapport with his supporters as well as those in the government, thanks to his positive attitude and social skill. He continues to be a valued member of the BJP and shares a healthy camaraderie with the people of his party.
He has been instrumental in social reform through providing people support and guidance and by creating awareness about value of education in youth. His nature to take initiative and have a foresight has made him a reliable leader who people look up to and trust.
Currently, Shirish is the BJP Spokesperson for Maharashtra. He is also the Head of Marathwada Graduate Constituency Voter Registration Project for BJP.