Hon'ble Rural Development & Panchayati Raj Minister
|Shimla Address :Mainsfield, Shimla171002.|
|Permanent Address :Village Gehra, P.O. Harot, Tehsil Bangana, Distt. Una, (HP).|
|Mobile Number :9418480444|
Son of Late Shri Jagjit Singh; born on 29th January, 1964 at Village Deev, Tehsil Nadaun, Distt. Hamirpur; B.A., LL.B and Diploma in Pharmacy; married to Smt. Meena Kumari; one son and one daughter; Agriculturist.
Joined RSS since childhood; Convener, ABVP, Distt. Hamirpur, 1981-85; General Secretary BJYM, Distt.Una, 1993-96; President, BJYM, Distt.Una, 1996–2000; Member, State BJP Executive Committee, 2003-06; and President, BJP Distt. Una, 2004-2008; also remained Up-Pradhan, Gram Panchyat, Plahta, 1999-2001; and Member, Zila Parishad Una, 2001-2003.
Elected to State Legislative Assembly in 2003; re-elected in December 2007 and December 2012; remained Member, Public Accounts & Human Development Committees from January 2013 to July 2009 ; Chief Parliamentary Secretary (Attached with Public Works Minister and Education Minister) from 09th July 2009 to December, 2012; and Member, Public Undertakings , Public Administration and Privileges Committees, 2013-2017.
Re-elected to the thirteenth Vidhan Sabha (4th term) in December, 2017 and inducted into Council of Ministers as a Rural Development & Panchyati Raj Minister along with portfolios of Animal Husbandry and Fisheries on 27th December, 2017.
Social Activities: Established kamdenu Manav Seva Trust for sheltering stray animals. Also aware masses for the preservation of environment & tree plantation and organizing blood donation camps.
Languages Known: Hindi and English.
Travels Abroad: Hong Kong, Macau, Dubai.