Devendra Nagpal

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Devendra Nagpal
Member of Parliament, Lok Sabha
In office
15th Lok Sabha.[1]
ConstituencyAmroha, Uttar Pradesh.[1]
Personal details
Born (1971-01-01) 1 January 1971 (age 53)[1]
Moradabad, Uttar Pradesh, India
Political partyRashtriya Lok Dal (suspended from RLD.[1][2]
ResidenceDhanaura & New Delhi.[1]
Alma materK.G.K. PG College, Moradabad.
ProfessionSocial worker, politician.[1]
CommitteesMember of two committees

Devendra Nagpal (born January 1, 1971) is an Indian politician and was the Member of Parliament of the 15th Lok Sabha of India. He represents the Amroha constituency of Uttar Pradesh and was a member of the Rashtriya Lok Dal political party.[1]

Early life and education[edit]

Devendra Nagpal was born in Moradabad district in the state of Uttar Pradesh. He holds a graduate degree from K.G.K. PG College, Moradabad. By profession, Nagpal is a social worker.[1]

Political career[edit]

Nagpal is a first time M.P. He succeeded Harish Nagpal who was an independent M.P. in the 14th Lok Sabha.[1][3] Prior to becoming M.P., Nagpal was also a member of Zila Panchayat and later a Member of Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly.[citation needed]

Expulsion from RLD[edit]

In June 2013, Nagpal along with another fellow M.P., Sarika Devendra Singh Baghel was expelled from Rashtriya Lok Dal by the party president Ajit Singh. They were expelled on account of anti-party activities. Ajit Singh had asked the two M.P.s to give clarification and also had stated that the party will move against them in the Lok Sabha under the anti-defection law.[2]

Posts held[edit]

# From To Position
01 2000 2005 Member, Zila Panchyat
02 2002 2007 Member, Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly
03 2009 2014 Member, 15th Lok Sabha
04 2009 2014 Member, Committee on Industry
05 2009 2014 Member, Committee on Petitions
06 2015 ____ MD, Nagpal Public School, Gajraula

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i "Member Profile". Lok Sabha website. Archived from the original on 7 January 2014. Retrieved 7 January 2014.
  2. ^ a b "Suspended from RLD". The Indian Express. Retrieved 7 January 2014.
  3. ^ "Earlier Lok Sabha". Lok Sabha website. Archived from the original on 7 January 2014. Retrieved 7 January 2014.