Mayor Adesh Kumar Gupta is a Councillor from Karol Bagh, Ward No.98-N (West Patel Nagar). Born on April 1, 1968, Mayor Adesh Kumar Gupta is the third generation of his family which is involved in the Indian polical scene. While his grandfather was a freedom fighter who was sent to jail for six years alongwith others who were fighting for independence, his father was the Bhartiya Janata Party Nagar Adhyaksh.
Sh. Gupta completed his graduation in Science from Chhatrapati Shahuji Maharaj University in Kanpur and went on to pursue business.
His interest in politics stemmed from his childhood days itself. He had been actively involved in RSS while growing up. He actively participated with the Akhil Bhartiya Vidyarthi Parishad during his college days.