Girdhari Lal Bhargava

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Girdhari Lal Bhargava
MP
Constituency Jaipur
Personal details
Born (1936-11-11)11 November 1936
Jaipur, Rajasthan
Died 8 March 2009(2009-03-08) (aged 72)
Ahmedabad, Gujarat
Political party Bharatiya Janata Party
Spouse(s) Malti Bhargav
Children 1 son and 3 daughters
Residence Jaipur
As of 14 September 2006
Source: [1]

Girdhari Lal Bhargava (11 November 1936 – 8 March 2009) was a member of the Lok Sabha (lower house of parliament) in India. A member of the Bharatiya Janata Party, he was elected six consecutive times for the Jaipur constituency of Rajasthan. He defeated Bhawani Singh by nearly 100,000 votes and thereafter had margins always above 100,000 votes.

He died on 8 March 2009 from a heart attack while he was visiting Ahmedabad.

Positions held[edit]

Important posts holding in his career
Year Post
1972-89 Member, Rajasthan Legislative Assembly (three terms)
1980-89 Chairman, Library Committee
1980-89 Chairman, Committee on Government Assurances
1980-89 Member, Committee on Estimates
1980-89 Member, Committee on Petitions
1989 Elected to 9th Lok Sabha
1990-91 Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Railways
1990-91 Member, Rules Committee
1991 Re-elected to 10th Lok Sabha (2nd term)
1996 Re-elected to 11th Lok Sabha (3rd term)
1996-97 Member, Committee on Finance
1998 Re-elected to 12th Lok Sabha (4th term)
1998-99 Member, Committee on Finance
1998-99 Member, General Purposes Committee
1998-99 Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Finance
1999 Re-elected to 13th Lok Sabha (5th term)
1999–2000 Member, Committee on Estimates
1999–2000 Member, Committee on Commerce
1999–2000 Member, Rules Committee
1999–2000 Member, Committee on Energy
2000 onwards Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Railways

Winning of Jaipur constituency[edit]

Winning of Jaipur constituency
Year Voters (in 1000) Voter Turnout (%) Vote Gain (%) Runner up candidate (Vote Gain %)
2004 881.38 46.47 54.56 Pratap Singh Khachariawas (42.40)
1999 808.58 46.11 38.96 Pt. Raghu Sharma (38.96)
1998 799.93 49.30 56.43 M Sayeed Khan (38.83)
1996 639.55 38.61 54.60 Pt. Dinesh Chandra Swami (36.36)
1991 559.97 41.58 59.03 Nawal Kishore Sharma (36.21)
1989 724.03 58.79 54.25 Bhawani Singh (42.32)

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