Kanu bhai Patel grew up in the town called Sanand which is nearby Ahmedabad, he is the son of an ex MLA Shri Karamsibhai Patel.
Ever since he was a kid he has had an enormous interest in the politics.
Before becoming an MLA, he was the Youth President of Gujarat Akhil Bhartiya Koli samaj, he has also served as a secretary Koli samaj Sanand Taluka. Patel later joined the mainstream Bhartiya Janta Party in 2017 and became an MLA in the same year.
Though an average student in school, Kanubhai spent hours in the library and was known as a good debater. Apart from being a member of legislative assembly, he owns a petrol pump.