Rishi is a member of the Nirbal Indian Shoshit Hamara Aam Dal (NISHAD) Political Party. In the 2022 Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections, Rishi contested as an MLA from the Nautanwa seat by defeating Kaushal Singh from Samajwadi Party with 15331 votes.
Rishi’s total declared assets are Rs 6.4 crore, including Rs 71.6 lakh in moveable assets and Rs 5.7 crore as immovable assets. His total reported income is Rs 6.5 lakh, of which Rs 6.5 lakh is self income. Rishi’s has total liabilities of Rs 0. The election affidavit mentioned 0 criminal cases registered against him, and he is 39 years old.