Bharatsinh Madhavsinh Solanki

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Bharatsinh Solanki
ભરતસિંહ સોલંકી
Bharatsinh Solanki
President Gujarat Pradesh Congress Committee
Assumed office
2015
In office
2006–2008
Union Minister of State for Drinking Water and Sanitation (Independent Charge)
In office
October 2012 – May 2014
Minister of State for Railways, Govt. of India
In office
January 2011 – October 2012
Minister of State for Power, Govt. of India
In office
June 2009 – January 2011
Member of Parliament
In office
2004–2014
Constituency Anand
MLA
In office
1995–2004
Personal details
Born (1953-11-26) 26 November 1953 (age 63)
Borsad, Dist. Anand, Gujarat
Political party Indian National Congress
Relations Madhavsinh Solanki (father)
Educational Qualification B.E. (Civil)
Special Interests Youth affairs, Social Justice and Environment.
Signature
Website Official website

Bharatsinh Madhavsinh Solanki is a politician. And President of Gujarat Pradesh Congress Committee, since December 2015. He was Minister of State for Union Minister of State for Drinking Water and Sanitation (Independent Charge) in the Government of India in the Second Manmohan Singh ministry till May 2014. His previous posts include that of Minister of State for Power. He was also served as Secretary at All India Congress Committee from 2004 to 2006.

After winning the election twice from in 2004 and 2009, he lost the Anand seat in Indian general election, 2014 to Dilipbhai Patel of BJP.[1]

Offices held[edit]

He is a former member of the Press Council of India and has served on several committees, including the Joint Committee on Offices of Profit and the Committee on Public Undertakings.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Lotus garden: BJP wins all 26 Lok Sabha seats in Gujarat". The Times of India. 17 May 2014. Retrieved 2014-05-17. 
  2. ^ "Power companies to import 35 million tonnes of coal". The Hindu. Archived from the original on 29 April 2010. Retrieved 8 May 2010. 

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