Takumi Nemoto

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Takumi Nemoto
Nemoto Takumi 根本 匠
Takumi Nemoto.jpg
Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare
Assumed office
2 October 2018
Member of the House of Representatives
for Fukushima's 2nd district
Assumed office
19 June 1993 ~ 21 June 2009
19 December 2012 ~ Present
Minister for Reconstruction
In office
26 December 2012 – 3 September 2014
Personal details
Born (1951-03-07) March 7, 1951 (age 68)
Koriyama, Fukushima
Political partyLiberal Democratic Party
Alma materThe University of Tokyo

Takumi Nemoto (根本 匠, Nemoto Takumi, born March 7, 1951) is a Japanese politician of the Liberal Democratic Party (LDP), a member of the House of Representatives in the Diet (national legislature).

A native of Kōriyama, Fukushima and graduate of the University of Tokyo he joined the Ministry of Construction (which is now part of Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport) in 1974. Leaving the ministry in 1991 he was elected to the Diet for the first time in 1993. Nemoto was appointed as Minister for Reconstruction in the Second Abe Cabinet on 26 December 2012.

Nemoto in New delhi

Since 2 October 2018, Nemoto has been appointed as Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare.


  • 政治家情報 〜根本 匠〜. ザ・選挙 (in Japanese). JANJAN. Archived from the original on 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2007-10-10.

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