Birth and Family:
- Chief Minister Sukhvinder Singh Sukhu was born on 27th March, 1964 at Village Bhavran in tehsil Nadaun of District Hamirpur.
- He is son of Late Shri Rasil Singh.
- He was married to Smt. Kamlesh Thakur and has two daughters.
Education and student politics:
- He did M.A., L.L.B. and remained elected Class Representative of Govt. Degree College, Sanjauli, Shimla from 1981-82 and 1982-83.
- He was elected as General Secretary in 1983-1984 and remained President, Govt. Degree College, Sanjauli from 1984 to 1985.
- He was also elected as Department Representative of Law Department, HP University during 1985-86 and State President, NSUI in 1989 to 1995.
- Sukhvinder Singh Sukhu remained General Secretary, State Youth Congress from 1995 to 1998 and President, State Youth Congress from 1998 to 2008.
- He remained Councilor of Municipal Corporation, Shimla twice from 1992 to 97 and 1997 to 2002.
- He was elected as General Secretary, Himachal Pradesh Congress Committee from 2008 to 2012 and President, Pradesh Congress Committee in 2013.
- He was elected to the State Legislative Assembly in 2003, re-elected in December, 2007 and remained as the Chief Whip, Congress Legislature Party from 2007 to 2012.
- He was re-elected to the thirteenth Vidhan Sabha for the third term in December, 2017 and was nominated as Member, Public Undertakings, Privileges and Business Advisory Committees.
- Sukhvinder Singh Sukhu was again re-elected to the fourteenth Vidhan Sabha in December, 2022 and sworn in as the Chief Minister of the State.