Hon'ble Industry Minister
|Shimla Address :Forest Lodge, Ramchandra Chowk, Shimla-171002.|
|Permanent Address :Village Jole, P.O. Jandour, Tehsil Jaswan, Distt. Kangra,(HP)|
|Mobile Number :7807113202|
Son of Shri Kishan Chand; born on 28th August, 1964 at Village Jole, Tehsil Jaswan, Distt. Kangra; B.Sc., B.Ed.; married to Smt. Mamta; one son and one daughter.
Elected to the State Legislative Assembly in 2003 from Jaswan Assembly segment; re-elected in 2012 from Jaswan-Pragpur Assembly segment. Before delimitation in 2007, Jaswan-Paragpur Assembly segment was known as Jaswan.
Remained Vice- Chairman i) H.P. Khadi & Gramudyog Board, 1999-2003, ii) H.P. Forest Corporation, 2008-2012; President, State BJYM 2000; and Vice- President State BJP 2008;and Member, Public Undertakings, Estimates, Subordinate Legislation, Business Advisory and Rural Planning Committees, 2013-17.
Re-elected to the thirteenth Vidhan Sabha (3rd term) in December, 2017 and inducted into Council of Minister as Industries Minister along with Portfolios of Labour Employment, Technical Education and Vocational and Industrial Training on 27th December, 2017.
Languages Known: Hindi and English.