Bikram Singh Majithia

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Bikramjit Singh Majithia
MLA, Punjab
Assumed office
2007
Preceded bySwinder Singh
ConstituencyMajitha
Minister for Information & Public Relations
Minister for Environment & Non- Conventional Energy
In office
2007 - 2017
Chief MinisterParkash Singh Badal
Preceded byCapt. Amarinder Singh
Minister for Water Supply & Sanitation
In office
2007 - 2012
Chief MinisterParkash Singh Badal
Preceded byCapt. Amarinder Singh
Succeeded byJagir Kaur
Minister for Science Technology
In office
2007 - 2012
Chief MinisterParkash Singh Badal
Preceded byRakesh Pandey
Succeeded byParkash Singh Badal
Minister for Revenue & Rehabilitation
In office
2012 - 2017
Chief MinisterParkash Singh Badal
Preceded byAjit Singh Kohar
Minister for NRI Affairs
In office
2012 - 2017
Chief MinisterParkash Singh Badal
Preceded byParkash Singh Badal
Personal details
Born (1975-03-01) March 1, 1975 (age 44)
Political partyShiromani Akali Dal
Spouse(s)Ganieve Grewal
Children2 Sons

Bikram Singh Majithia is an Indian politician, and former Cabinet Minister in the Punjab Government. He won 2007 Punjab Vidhan Sabha elections from the Majitha constituency and again won in 2012.[1] He belongs to Shiromani Akali Dal and is president of its Youth Wing, Youth Akali Dal.[2][3]

He was born in 1976. His father Satyajit Singh Majithia is a former Deputy Defence Minister. He is the younger brother of Bathinda MP, Harsimrat Kaur Badal and brother-in-law of Ex. Deputy Chief Minister of Punjab, Sukhbir Singh Badal.[citation needed] Bikram was married to Ganieve Grewal in November 2009.[4] They have two Sons.

Political career[edit]

He first won the Punjab Vidhan Sabha elections from the Majitha constituency in 2007, again won in 2017.[5] He won again from the same constituency in 2012 assembly elections.[1] Subsequently he was inducted into the Punjab Cabinet[6] He is ex minister of Revenue, Rehabilitation and Disaster Management, Information & Public Relations and Non Conventional Energy.[7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Results Punjab State Assembly Elections 2012 Archived 6 May 2013 at the Wayback Machine
  2. ^ "Organisation Structure Akali Dal". Archived from the original on 31 January 2011. Retrieved 2 April 2013.
  3. ^ "Youth Akali Dal Website". Archived from the original on 22 May 2013. Retrieved 2 April 2013.
  4. ^ "The Big Fat Punjabi Wedding". The Tribune. 26 November 2009. Retrieved 19 May 2015.
  5. ^ Punjab 2007
  6. ^ BJP loses one berth in new Badal Cabinet
  7. ^ "Government of Punjab".

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