Sam Pitroda

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Sam Pitroda

Sam, Telecom Czar

Real Name:
Satyan Gangaram Pitroda


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Sam Pitroda is an Telecom Engineer, Inventor, Entrepreneur. He is the technical advisor to the former Prime Minister of India, Rajiv Gandhi and helping India’s Telecommunications System

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Article Type: Biography
Category: Telecom Engineer, Inventor, Entrepreneur

NameSam Pitroda
Real NameSatyan Gangaram Pitroda
Pet / Nick NameSam, Telecom Czar
ProfessionTelecom Engineer, Inventor, Entrepreneur
OriginTitlagarh, Odisha, India

Age, Dob, Birthplace, zodiac, star sign

Sam Pitroda Age (Current) 0 years, 0 month, 0 days
Date Of Birth (DOB)05/04/1942 (M/D/Y) (M/D/Y)
BirthplaceTitlagarh, Orissa, British India
Zodiac SignTAURUS
Star Sign (Nakshatra)Not Sure

Death Details

Alive Or DeadAlive
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- On December 1, 2021


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Mother – Name Not known

Siblings – 7 ( Name Not known )

Relationship, Affair, Wife-Husband, Girlfriends-Boyfriends

Sam Pitroda Relationship StatusEngaged
Interested InNot Known
Marital StatusMarried
Marital TypeNot Sure
SpouseWife – Anjana (Marriage: 1966)

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Son-Daughter, Children Details

No.Of. Male Kids1
No.Of. Female Kids1

Kids Details

Son – Salil

Daughter – Rajal

Caste, Religion, Community, Mother Tongue, Languages Known

ReligionNot Known
Sam Pitroda’s CasteFather – Not Known
Mother – Same As Fathers
CommunityNot Known
Mother TongueNot Revealed Yet
Languages KnownEnglish, Hindi

Address, Native, Hometown, Current City

Native / OriginTitlagarh, Odisha, India
Home TownTitlagarh, Odisha, India
Sam Pitroda’s Current CityTitlagarh, Odisha, India
AddressNot Known

Education, Qualification

SchoolA school in Vallabh Vidyanagar, Gujarat, India
CollegeMaharaja Sayajirao University, Vadodara, Gujarat Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, USA
Sam Pitroda’s QualificationA Master degree in Physics and Electronics A Master degree in Electrical Engineering
Other Education NotesNot Known

Personal Details:

DOB (m/d/y):
Titlagarh, Orissa, British India
Titlagarh, Odisha, India
Mother Tongue:
Not Revealed Yet
Languages Known:
English, Hindi
Birth Star:
Star Unknown
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Educational Details:

Under Graduate
School: A school in Vallabh Vidyanagar, Gujarat, India
College: Maharaja Sayajirao University, Vadodara, Gujarat Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, USA

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Skin Tone:
Very Fair
Hair Color:
Dark Brown
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Personality, Physical Appearance

Body, Height, Weight

Body TypeSlim
Body MeasurementsNot Known
Zero SizeN/A

Face Properties

Face ShapeOval
Eye ColourBlack Eyes
Nose TypeSharp
Hair ColourLight Blonde
Hair LengthMedium Length
Dimple StatusNo
BeardSmall Beard


CharacterGood Human
PositiveLoyalty, Integrity
NegativeNot Known


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Life Style

Does Sam Pitroda, Consume Alcohol?Not Sure Yet
Does Sam Pitroda, Smoke Cigarettes?Not Sure Yet
Will Drive?Yes
Is Sam Pitroda, Swims?Yes
Is Sam Pitroda, Yoga Practitioner?Not Sure Yet
Does Gym?Not Sure Yet
Is Sam Pitroda, a Jogger?Not Sure Yet
Eating Habit?Non-Vegetarian

Hobbies, Interests

Sam Pitroda’s HobbiesListening to Music
MusicHouse music, Indian classical
SportsAdventure sports

His family is profoundly impacted by Mahatma Gandhi and his way of thinking.

When he was a youngster, he alongside his sibling was sent to Gujarat to learn Gandhian Philosophy.

When he was 22 years of age, he moved to the United States for advanced education and worked for GTE (General Telephone and Electronics Corporation) in Chicago in 1966.

Sam Pitroda during his school time

Pitroda joined Wescom Switching in 1974, which was one of the main computerized exchanging organizations. Over the time of the following four years, he built up the 580 DSS switches.

At the point when Rockwell International procured Wescom, Pitroda turned into the Vice President of it.

In 1984, he was gotten back to India by the then Prime Minister, Indira Gandhi, to work for the Center for Development of Telematics C-DOT, a self-sufficient telecom R&D association. To work for the association, he revoked his American citizenship.

Very nearly 10 years, Pitroda went through with the previous Prime Minister of India, Rajiv Gandhi and has additionally filled in as a specialized counselor to him on different innovation missions identified with education, water, oilseed, vaccination, telecom, dairy, and so on.

Pitroda is additionally an establishing executive of India’s Telecom Commission which he established in 1987.

In 1990, he endured a heart assault and experienced fruitful medical procedure.

During the 1990s, he returned to the United States to proceed with his business advantages and in 1995, he turned into the principal director of WorldTel, a piece of an International Telecommunications Union activity.

In 2004, when Indian National Congress came to control, the then Prime clergyman of India, Manmohan Singh, welcomed him to head the National Knowledge Commission of India.

In 2009, Pitroda was again welcomed by the Indian Government to head a specialist advisory group on ICT in Railways.

He was delegated the Chairman of the National Innovation Council in August 2010.

In 2013, the then President of India, Pranab Mukherjee, delegated him as the chancellor of the Central University of Rajasthan.

Pitroda has likewise been the Chairman of certain NGOs, for example, The Global Knowledge Initiative (GKI), India FoodBanking Network, People for Global Transformation, Action For India, and numerous others.

Pitroda has composed a few books; IEEE Transactions on Communications, Exploding Freedom: Roots in Technology, Foundation for the Future: Human Resource Development, Development of Gujarat: People’s Perceptions, Vision, Values, and Velocity, March of Mobile Money: The Future of Lifestyle Management, and Dreaming Big: My Journey to Connect India, Penguin India, 2015.

A writer named, Mayank Chhaya has composed his memoir, Sam Pitroda: A Biography. The book was on the rundown of the smash hit books in India.

Pitroda is likewise a craftsman, a painter. His work has been appeared in an endeavor in Paris, France.

Gossips, Controversies

In March 2019, he started discussion by saying that Pakistan can not be accused for 26/11 assault and Pulwama assault. He stated, “Eight individuals (26/11 fear mongers) come and accomplish something, you don’t hop on the whole country. Guileless to expect that since certain individuals came here and assaulted, each resident of that country is to be accused. I don’t put stock in that manner.” On Balakot Air Strike, he addressed, “On the off chance that they (IAF) executed 300, it’s alright. All I am stating is – would you be able to give me more certainties and demonstrate it?’ He further included, “I might want to know somewhat more since I read reports in the New York Times and different papers. Did we truly assault? We truly murdered 300 individuals? I don’t have the foggiest idea about that. As a native, I am qualified for know and on the off chance that I ask it is my obligation to ask, that doesn’t mean I’m not a patriot, That doesn’t mean I am on this side or that side. We have to know the realities. On the off chance that you state 300 individuals were murdered, I have to realize that”

Net Worth, Earnings, Salary and Assets

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Political Inclination – Indian National Congress (INC)

Honors, Awards

Lal Bahadur Shastri National Award for Excellence in Public Administration and Management Services (2000)

Lifetime Achievement Award (2002)

Doctorate of Science (D.Sc) by Andhra University (2008)

Padma Bhushan by the government of India (2009)

Honorary Doctor of Humane Letters by the University of Illinois at Chicago (2010)

World Telecommunication and Information Society Award to Pitroda in Geneva (2011)








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