Raksha Nikhil Khadse
|Member of Parliament, Lok Sabha|
|Assumed office |
|Preceded by||Haribhau Jawale|
Priyanka Jagdish Patel
13 May 1987
Khetia, Madhya Pradesh
|Political party||Bharatiya Janata Party|
|Spouse(s)||Late Nikhil Khadse|
|Parent(s)||Jagdish Mohan Patel (father), Anita Patel (mother)|
|Residence(s)||Kothadi, Muktainagar, Jalgaon district|
Raksha Nikhil Khadse is a politician from Maharashtra and belongs to the Bhartiya Janta Party. She represents the Raver Loksabha seat in lower house of Indian parliament.
Khadse was born in Khetia, Madhya Pradesh. Raksha Khadse is the daughter-in-law of senior NCP leader of Maharashtra Eknath Khadse. She is the widow of his son Nikhil Khadse. On 22 February 2021 various newspapers reported that she is tested positive to COVID-19.
Khadse elected as Sarpanch of Kothadi village. later she was elected to Jalgaon Zila Parishad. In the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, she defeated Manish Jain of Nationalist Congress Party by margin of 318608 votes. She obtaining 605452 while Jain received 287384 votes. At the age of 26, she along with Heena Gavit, became the youngest MP in the 16th Lok Sabha.
She got re-elected in 2019 for a second term as MP of Raver Loksabha.