Neelima Katiyar is the Minister of State in a Yogi Adityanath Cabinet for Higher Education and Science & Technology, Uttar Pradesh. Since 2017, She has been a Member of the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly and has represented the Kalyanpur constituency under the Kanpur Nagar district of Uttar Pradesh State.
In 2022, Smt. Nilima Katiyar of Bharatiya Janata Party won the Kalyanpur seat by defeating Satish Kumar Nigam from Samajwadi Party with 21535 votes. She is 48 years old and has a nil criminal record. Total Assets of Neelima Katiyar are worth Rs 3.1 crore, including Rs 83 lakh as a Moveable Assets and Rs 2.2 crore are Immovable Assets. Her total declared financial liabilities are Rs 9.5 lakh.