BM Vijay Shankar was born on 12 June 1961 (age 59 years; at the time of death), in Bangalore, India. His zodiac sign is Gemini. He did his schooling from St. Joseph’s Indian High School, Bangalore.



Real Name B M Vijay Shankar
Nickname Vijay
Profession(s) IAS officer at Government of Karnataka
Zodiac sign Gemini
Nationality Indian
Age (as in 2020) 59 Years
Date of Birth 12 June 1961
Date of Birth 23 June 2020 (Tuesday)
Birth Place Bangalore,India
Religion Hindu
Home Town Bangalore,India
School St. Joseph’s Indian High School, Bangalore
College/University Bangalore University
Hair Color Black
Eye’s Color Black


Marital Status Married
Wife Not Known


Death News

Vijay Shankar was a Former Bengaluru Urban Deputy Commissioner and IAS Officer committed suicide by hanging himself from the ceiling of his
house on Tuesday evening (23 June 2020)


Some Facts About Vijay

  1. In 2001 he was appointed as KAS officer and was promoted as IAS officer in 2014.
  2. He was also accused of taking a bribe of Rs 1.5 crore from the IMA Group.
  3. Vijay Shankar was arrested by SIT last year (2019) in a multi-crore IMA Ponzi scheme scam.
  4. Vijay was staying in Jayanagar near Ashoka Pillar along with his family members.
  5. IAS officer BM Vijay Shankar took his own life by hanging himself from the ceiling of his house in Jayanagar 4th T Block on Tuesday evening (23 June 2020).

Family photo

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Vijay Shankar Ias with his daughter and wife 300x300 1