Nafe Singh Rathee Family, Death, Son & Biography

Nafe Singh Rathi was the MLA and state president of INLD (Indian National Lok Dal) from Haryana. On 25 February 2024, some assailants opened fire on him, which resulted in his untimely death.

In this article, we will look at the latest news and developments regarding his death investigations. We will also cover every available information about Nafe Singh Rathee Family, Death, Son & his full Biography.

Who was Nafe Singh Rathi?

Nafe Sing Rathi was a two-time MLA and Haryana’s state unit president for the Indian National Lok Dal (INLD).

Basic Biography/WikiInformation
Full nameNafe Singh Rathee
Born / Date of birth
Date of Death25 February 2024
Age (at the time of Death)66
Cause of DeathShot by Gun Fire
Place of DeathJhajjar, Haryana
Profession or Career fieldPolitics
Political PartyIndian National Lok Dal (INLD)
Famous forBeing an MLA and state president of INLD

Early life: Nafe Singh Rathee Family, Parents, Siblings

Birthplace Bahadurgarh, Haryana, India
Nickname or Popular NameNafe Singh Rathee
Father NameUmrao Singh
Mother Name
Brother Name
Sister Name
Zodiac sign or Sun Sign
HometownBahadurgarh, Haryana
AddressBahadurgarh, Haryana
Mother tongueHaryanvi
CasteJaat (General Caste)
Food Habits and Choices
Hobbies and interestsTravelling, Wrestling

Physical Appearance: Height, Weight & Measurements

Nafe Singh Rathee photo
Nafe Singh Rathee’s photo
Physical stats & moreValues
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Hair colourBlack
Eye colourBrown

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Nafe Singh Rathee Education Background: Qualifications

Nafe Singh Rathee completed his 10th class from Govt. High School, Bahadurgarh in the year of 1976. He never went to college for any higher studies.

SchoolGovt. High School, Bahadurgarh
Educational Qualification/Degree10th Pass

Personal life: Nafe Singh Rathee Son, Wife, Marriage

Nafe Singh Rathee was married to Sheela Rathee, an Agriculturist. Rathee also has a son named Jitender Rathee.

Marital statusMarried
Relationship, affairs, boyfriend, or girlfriend
Spouse (Wife or Husband)Wife: Sheela Rathee
ChildrenSon: Jitender Rathee

Professional Career

Picture of Nafe Singh Rathee with Fomer CM of Haryana Om Prakash Chautala
Picture of Nafe Singh Rathee with Former CM of Haryana Om Prakash Chautala
Years Active1996 – 2024
State President, Indian National Lok Dal, Haryana2020 – 2024
Member of Haryana Legislative Assembly1996 – 2005
  • He was also a 2 time MLA. In the constituency of Bahadurgarh, Nafe Singh Rathee was a member of the 9th and 10th Haryana Legislative Assembly.
  • Nafe also held the Chairmanship of Bahadurgarh Municipal Council. Along with that, he was also the president of the All India Indian Style Wrestling Association. Nafe was the one who represented India in 2024’s Ethnosports in Turkey.
  • In 2014, Nafe was denied the MLA ticket in INLD party. This caused him to change parties and join the BJP at that time. But even the BJP did not give a ticket to him. In the end, he fought that election independently.
  • In 2018, he again joined the INLD party.
  • Nafe Singh Rathee succeeded Birbal Das Dhalia and became the state president of the Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) on 3 January 2020. He stayed in that position until his death on 25 February 2024.


In 2023, Former BJP minister Mange Ram Rathee lost his son Jagdish Rathee in a suicide case. Nafe Singh Rathee was declared as the main accused in that case. Jagdish’s family made serious claims of Nafe Singh Rathee harassing Jagdish in a property-related issue that resulted in Jagdish committing suicide.

Nafe Singh Rathee Death: Shot Dead in Jhajjar

State president of INLD Nafe Singh Rathee was shot and killed in Bahadurgarh, Haryana. Rathi was travelling in an SUV at the time of this attack, whereas assailants fired from their Hyundai i10. This attack took place at 5 pm on 25 February 2024. Nafe Singh Rathee was immediately taken to the nearest private hospital, but in the end, his severe injuries took his life.

Rathee was not alone at the time of this attack, as three private gunmen were travelling with him. These armed men were hired for his security. All three of these security personnel were injured in this attack. Among them was a Jhajjar’s Mandothi Village person named Jai Kishan who died in the hospital after this attack. The other two security personnel are still undergoing treatment.

There are speculations of Lawrence Bishnoi’s gang involvement in this shooting. However, the attackers who shot Nafe Singh Rathee have not been identified yet. The Police are also conducting a thorough investigation into Nafe Singh’s death right now. This is even more worrisome news as this attack happened only a few weeks before the Lok Sabha Elections.

  • Haryana’s CM Manohar Lal Khattar also shared his condolences in an X (formerly Twitter) post. He stated that he is standing strong with Nafe Singh Rathee’s family in this tough. Manohar Lal also assured the public of swift justice and catching of the culprits behind this attack.
  • Haryana’s other opposition leaders like Bhupinder Singh Hooda also expressed deep sadness and grief after hearing the news of this sad incident.
  • Delhi’s Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal took this opportunity to attack Haryana’s BJP government. He said that BJP has destroyed the Law and Order situation in Haryana. He further stated that the Haryana police are focused on stopping farmers instead of catching criminals.

Nafe Singh Rathee’s Son Jitender Singh’s reaction

Nafe’s son Jitender shared his pain with the media. He said that this was a loss for Bahadurgarh City. He talked about his father’s contribution to the city economy. Jitender also revealed that in the past, there were inputs from the authorities about a potential attack on his father Nafe.

Lifestyle: Nafe Singh Rathee Net Worth, Status, Money

Nafe Singh Rathee has a net worth greater than Rs 18 Crore. This net worth was revealed during his 2019 election when he declared his total assets at Rs 18,67,13,414 and his Total Liabilities at Rs 6,96,70,358.

Net Worth (approx)Rs. 18 Crore +
Salary (approx)

House, Bike, and Car Collection

House or other propertiesA House in Haryana State

Likes, Preferences, and Favourites

Music and SongsHaryanvi Songs

Social media accounts

Facebook pageNafe Singh Rathee
X (formerly Twitter) profileNafe Singh Rathee (@@Naferathi)
Instagram pageNafe Singh Rathee (@nafesinghrathee1)
Contact mailn/a

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