Jehangir, commonly known as Raj, came to England in 1971. He moved to Bookham in December 1979. Having had a successful career in the Restaurant business he became interested in local politics in order to serve people in a different capacity. After serving his first term from May 2010, he was duly re-elected for a second term on 22nd May 2014 to serve the people of Fetcham West.
Raj is married with two grown up children and was the Chairman of the Council for 2018/2019.