In 2017, Sanjeev Kumar Diwakar of Bharatiya Janata Party won the seat from Jalesar, Uttar Pradesh, by defeating Ranjeet Suman from Samajwadi Party with a margin of 19808 votes. In 2022, Sanjeev Kumar became conqueror BJP candidate from Jalesar constituency in Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections.
Sanjeev Kumar Diwakar’s total declared assets are Rs 1.4 crore, including Rs 80 lakh in moveable assets and Rs 60 lakh as immovable assets. His total reported income is Rs 4.7 lakh, of which Rs 4.7 lakh is self income. Sanjeev Kumar has total liabilities of Rs 1.4 lakh. He is 43 years old & there is no registration of criminal cases against him.