Chandrakant Khaire

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Chandrakant Khaire
MP
In office
1999-2004, 2004-2009, 2009-2014 and 2014-incumbent (4 terms)
Constituency Aurangabad
Minister for Housing, Slum Improvement and Urban Land Ceiling, Maharashtra
In office
May 1995 – June 1997
Minister for Transport, Maharashtra
In office
June 1997 – May 1998
Minister for Forests and Environment, Maharashtra
In office
May 1998 – June 1999
Personal details
Born (1952-01-01) 1 January 1952 (age 64)
Aurangabad, Maharashtra
Nationality Indian
Political party Shiv Sena
Spouse(s) Vijayanti C. Khaire
Children 1 son Rishi Khaire and 2 daughters
Residence Aurangabad
Website Chandrakant Khaire
As of 16 September, 2006
Source: [1]

Chandrakant Khaire (Marathi: चंद्रकांत खैरे) (born 1 January 1952) is a Shiv Sena politician from Aurangabad district. He is a member of the 16th Lok Sabha of India. He represents the Aurangabad constituency of Maharashtra and is a member of the Shiv Sena (SS) political party. He has 16 criminal cases against him, one of the highest number amongst all MPs of the present Lok Sabha. He has been elected consecutively for 4 terms in Lok Sabha representing Auragabad for 1999, 2004, 2009 and 2014.[1][2] He was two time member of legislative assembly from Aurangabad West in 1990[3] and 1995.[4] He had also served as cabinet minister in Maharashtra State government from 1995 to 1999 in Shiv Sena Government.[5]

Positions Held[edit]

  • 1985 : Founder Member, Shiv Sena Party, Marathwada
  • 1988 : Corporator, Municipal Corporation, Gulmandi Ward, Sambhaji Nagar, Aurangabad
  • 1988-90 : Leader of the Opposition, Municipal Corporation,Sambhaji Nagar, Aurangabad
  • 1990-99 : Member, Maharashtra Legislative Assembly (two terms)
  • 1992-95 : Member, Estimates Committee, Maharashtra Legislative Assembly
  • 1992-1995 : Sampark Pramukh, Shiv Sena Party, Aurangabad
  • 1995-1997 : Cabinet Minister, Housing, Slum Improvement and Urban Land Ceiling, Maharashtra
  • 1997-1998 : Cabinet Minister, Transport, Maharashtra
  • 1998-1999 : Cabinet Minister, Environment, Maharashtra
  • 1995-1999 : Guardian Minister, District Aurangabad
  • 1999 : Elected to 13th Lok Sabha(1st term)
  • 2002-2004 : Leader, Shiv Sena Parliamentary Party (Lok Sabha)
  • 2004 : Elected to 14th Lok Sabha(2nd term)
  • 2005 onwards Deputy Leader, Shiv Sena[6]
  • 2009 : Elected to 15th Lok Sabha(3rd term)
  • 2014 : Elected to 16th Lok Sabha(4th term)

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Political offices
Preceded by
Cabinet Minister for Housing, Maharashtra State
May 1995–June 1997
Succeeded by
Preceded by
Cabinet Minister for Transport, Maharashtra State
June 1997–May 1998
Succeeded by
Preceded by
Cabinet Minister for Forest and Environment, Maharashtra State
May 1998–June 1999
Succeeded by
Preceded by
Maharashtra State Guardian Minister for Aurangabad district, Maharashtra
1995–1999
Succeeded by