Her real name is Sunjeev Kaur Birdi but she is popularly known as ‘Iron Lady’ Sonia Birdi
She is a Kenyan of Indian origin
Studied at Our Lady of Mercy School and Loreto Msongari before proceeding to India for her Bachelor of Commerce degree. Has a Masters degree from University of Sheffield Hallam in the UK.
She is not married just yet and waiting for that special someone.
Nominated to Parliament by URP and assumed office in 15 March 2013.
She is very close to the Deputy President William Ruto. Sonia hosted dinner at the Laico Regency in Nairobi for the DP in 2013.
She has not been active in parliament with the only notable contribution being the passing of a motion for the government to construct multi-dams countrywide for a balanced eco-system and to reduce environmental degradation.
Until the recent fiasco, when together with Alfred Keter they hurled unpalatable insults at officials manning the Gilgil weighbridge, Sonia has made no meaningful contribution in parliament.
See Also: Who is This Alfred Kiptoo Keter Who Threatened And Called Officers M@therf*ck3rs At Gilgil Weighbridge While Drunk?