Kirodi Lal Meena

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Dr. Kirodi Lal Meena
MP of Rajya Sabha for Rajasthan
Assumed office
4rd April 2018
Preceded by Narendra Budania, INC
Member of Parliament
Constituency Dausa
Member of the Rajasthan Legislative Assembly
Personal details
Born (1951-11-03) 3 November 1951 (age 66)
Dausa, Rajasthan
Nationality Indian
Spouse(s) Golma Devi Meena
Residence Dausa

Dr. Kirodi Lal Meena (born 1951) is an Indian MBBS doctor by profession. He ia a Member of Parliament in Rajya Sabha from Rajasthan and He was an independent MP from Dausa Lok Sabha constituency of the Indian state of Rajasthan. He was in Bharatiya Janata Party, but left it in 2008. And again in 2018 he joined Bhartiya Janta Party .As of 2016 he was a member of National People's Party. He was a cabinet minister and held the portfolio of food and civil supplies. He belongs to the Meena community.

Early life[edit]

Meena was born into an agricultural family in 1951 in Khohra Mullah. He did his schooling at a Govt. school. M.B.B.S. Educated at S.P. Medical College, Bikaner, Rajasthan.

Controversy[edit]

On 24 December 2017, Meena was arrested along with some of his supporters for attempting to enter a private temple in Sankhwali against the wishes of the community members.[1]

Politics[edit]

  • 1981-84 District President, BJP, Sawai Madhopur
  • 1985-86 State Secretary, Rajasthan, BJP
  • 1985-89,1993–98, 199 Member, Rajasthan Legislative Assembly (four terms)
  • 1985-89 Member, Committee on the Welfare of Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes, Rajasthan Legislative Assembly
  • 1986-88 State President, Bharatiya Janta Yuva Morcha, Rajsthan
  • 1989 Elected to 9th Lok Sabha
  • 1989-91 Member, Advisory Committee on Food and Civil Supply
  • 1990 onwards Member, Indian Parliamentary Group
  • 1990-91 Member, Joint Committee of Lok Sabha on Office of Profit
  • 1993-97 State President, ST Front, BJP
  • 1995-98 District Pramukh, District Council Dausa, Rajasthan
  • 1998-99 State Vice-President, Rajasthan, BJP
  • 1998-2000 National Vice-President, ST Front, BJP
  • Member, National Council, BJP (four times)
  • State Executive Committee, BJP (four times)
  • Member, Wildlife Advisory Board, Rajasthan
  • 1998-2003 Member, Estimate Committee (A)
  • 2003-2008 Cabinet Minister for food & Supply, Govt. of Rajasthan
  • 2007 - 2008 Chairman, Estimate Committee (B) in Rajasthan State Assembly
  • 2009 Re-elected to 15th Lok Sabha (2nd term)
  • 16 Sep. 2009 Member, Consultative Committee on Water Resources Ministry
  • 31 Aug. 2009 Member, Committee on Personnel, Public Grievances, Law and Justice

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