Parshottam Rupala, Mansukh Mandaviya, Darshana Jardosh Made Union Ministers


Parshottam Rupala, Mansukh Mandaviya, Darshana Jardosh Made Union Ministers


Influential Patel neighborhood chief Parshottam Rupala, minister within the first Narendra Modi authorities Mansukh Mandaviya and three-time MP Darshana Jardosh, all from Gujarat, have been amongst these inducted within the Union cupboard on Wednesday.

PARSHOTTAM RUPALA: Senior BJP chief Parshottam Rupala, who comes from the influential Kadva Patidar or Patel neighborhood in Gujarat, had served because the principal of a authorities college and later because the chief officer of Amreli municipality for 5 years earlier than taking a political plunge within the late Eighties when he joined the BJP.

Mr Rupala (66), a local of Amreli district, subsequently rose by the social gathering ranks and have become an MLA for the primary time in 1991 from the Amreli seat, which he went on to characterize for 2 extra phrases until 2002.

He had served as a minister within the then BJP authorities from 1995 to 2002.

Mr Rupala turned the president of the Gujarat unit of the saffron social gathering in 2006 and remained in that position until 2010 when he was appointed because the nationwide vice chairman of the BJP.

Mr Rupala is understood for his distinctive and humorous oratory expertise which turn out to be useful for the BJP to maintain the agricultural audiences engaged throughout election campaigning.

According to his official bio-data, Mr Rupala, who holds BSC and BEd levels, had served because the president of the Amreli district BJP from 1988 to 1991 and represented the Amreli Assembly phase thrice between 1991 and 2002.

However, Mr Rupala by no means contested any state election once more after his defeat within the 2002 Assembly polls by the hands of Congress’ Paresh Dhanani.

He was first nominated to the Rajya Sabha in 2008 and remained a member of the Upper House until 2014.

In 2016, he was once more appointed to the Rajya Sabha from Gujarat and sworn in because the Minister of State for Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare.

DARSHANA JARDOSH: After serving in numerous positions within the Gujarat BJP for over three many years, incumbent Lok Sabha MP from Surat Darshana Jardosh, is all set for a much bigger position as a minister within the Narendra Modi authorities.

Ms Jardosh (60), belongs to the Darji neighborhood which comes beneath the Other Backward Classes (OBC) class. She made a profitable hat-trick from Surat in 2009, 2014 and in 2019.

According to her official biodata, Ms Jardosh had held the place of the vice chairman of Surat BJP’s ward no. 8 committee within the late Eighties and was later elected as a corporator from the identical ward in 2000.

Subsequently, she was appointed because the president of the ladies’s wing of the Surat BJP after which as the overall secretary of the state BJP girls’s wing until 2008.

In her maiden Lok Sabha contest from Surat in 2009, Ms Jardosh defeated Congress’ Dhiru Gajera by a margin of over 74,000 votes.

Not a recognized face outdoors Surat and somebody who likes to maintain a low profile, Ms Jardosh emerged victorious within the basic elections of 2014 and 2019 profitable her seat by a thumping margin of over 5 lakh votes on each the events.

After she turned an MP in 2009, Ms Jardosh served as a member of various committees of Parliament, corresponding to committees for chemical substances and fertilisers, estimates, empowerment of ladies, finance and enterprise advisory.

MANSUKH MANDAVIYA: Mansukh Mandaviya, a BJP chief from Gujarat’s Saurashtra area, has been an essential younger face within the Narendra Modi authorities on the Centre since 2016.

He was first inducted within the Union cupboard as Minister of State for Road Transport and Highways, Shipping and Chemicals and Fertilisers on July 5, 2016.

On May 30, 2019, he was once more sworn in as MoS for Chemicals and Fertilisers with an impartial cost of Ports, Shipping and Waterways.

Born right into a farming household in Hanol village in Bhavnagar district on July 1, 1972, Mr Mandaviya was first elected to the Rajya Sabha in 2012 and reelected in 2018.

Earlier, he had served as chairman of the Gujarat Agro Industries Corporation Limited.

He began his political journey as a member of the Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP), the RSS’ scholar wing, earlier than becoming a member of the Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha (BJYM), the youth wing of the BJP.

Mr Mandaviya turned the youngest MLA in Gujarat in 2002 when he was elected from Palitana constituency.

A postgraduate in political science from Bhavnagar University, Mr Mandaviya can be recognized for organising lengthy padyatras (foot marches) together with two that he held as an MLA to unfold consciousness on ladies’ training and the perils of habit.

Taking into consideration his organisational expertise, he was made the youngest-ever secretary of the state BJP in 2013, and basic secretary in 2014.

In 2014, he additionally turned in-charge of the BJP’s mega membership drive throughout which one crore folks joined the social gathering.

The following yr in 2015, he was chosen to characterize India on the United Nations the place he delivered a speech on the ”2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development”.

As Union minister, he’s credited with organising over 5,100 Jan Aushadhi shops to offer greater than 850 medicines at inexpensive charges and lowering the price of coronary heart stents and knee implants.

He was honoured by UNICEF for his contribution to the reason for girls’s menstrual hygiene by utilizing the chain of Jan Aushadhi Kendras to promote 10 crore sanitary pads made with oxo-biodegradable expertise at a nominal worth.

(Except for the headline, this story has not been edited by India07 employees and is revealed from a syndicated feed.)


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