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Ashwini Kumar Choubey

Ashwini Kumar Choubey

Union Minister of State, Health and Family Welfare, MP, BJP, Bhagalpur, Bihar, India.

 

Ashwini Kumar Choubey is Union Minister of State for Health and Family Welfare and a Member of the 17th Lok Sabha. He was born on 2nd January 1953 to Sahadeo Prasad Choubey &  Sudevi Devi in Bhagalpur, Bihar, India. Ashwini Kumar Choubey is Union Minister of State for Health and Family Welfare and a Member of the 17th Lok Sabha. He was born on 2nd January 1953 to Sahadeo Prasad Choubey &  Sudevi Devi in Bhagalpur, Bihar, India.

Early Life:

Ashwini Kumar has completed his Graduation B.Sc. (Hons.) from Zoology Educated at Science College, Patna University, Patna, Bihar, from 1972-1974.
Ashwini Kumar started his political journey as the Member of Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS) in 1964. In 1967, Ashwini Kumar Choubey actively participated in the Students Movement against the Chief Minister of Govt. of Bihar.

Political Career:

Ashwini Kumar Participated in the All India Student Leaders Conference held at Thiruvananthpuram (Kerala) 1972-73. He Participated in J.P. Movement, (Bihar Student Leader Conference) Feb. 17 – 18, 1973. He Was imprisoned in the 1974 Aandolan (Student Movement) DIR and MISA Act during J.P. Movement for months. He was taken into Custody under DIR and MISA (second time) Phulwari Sharif, Bihar Jail Kand on 2 July 1974.
He was a Full-time Member of Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad from 1974 to 1987 and Later became a Member of National Executive from Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad. He constructed 11 thousand toilets for Mahadalit families.

He was elected as President of Student`s Union, Patna University from 1978-79. He participated in the All India Student`s Union Leader Conference, Patna in 1979.
In 1995, Ashwini Kumar Choubey was elected as a Member of the Bihar Legislative Assembly from Bhagalpur seat. He defeated Kedar Nath Yadav of Janata Dal. In 2000, He was re-elected to Bihar Assembly from Bhagalpur. This time he defeated RJD candidate Arun Kumar.
From 2004-2005, He was the Leader of BJP Legislative Party, Bihar Vidhan Mandal. In 2005, He was again elected to Bihar Assembly from Bhagalpur.
From 2005-2008, He was the Minister of Urban Development under the Govt. of Bihar. From 2008-2010, he was appointed as Minister of Public Health Engineering Department under the Govt. of Bihar. In 2010, Ashwini Kumar Choubey again elected to Bihar Assembly.
He joined the Bharatiya Janata Party. In 2014, He was elected to the 16th Lok Sabha in the general election as a candidate from Bharatiya Janata Party.
In 2014, He became a member of the Committee on Estimates, a member of the Standing Committee on Energy, a member of the Consultative Committee under the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, and a member of the Central Silk Board. Also, He was appointed as Permanent Special Invitee at the Consultative Committee under the Ministry of Water Resources, River Development, and Ganga Rejuvenation.
On 3 July 2015, He was a Member of Sub Committee-I of Committee on Estimates. From 2017-2019, Ashwini Kumar became the Union Minister of State under the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.
In 2019, He contested and won the 17th Lok Sabha election from Buxar constituency where he defeated Jagada Nand Singh of RJD by a margin of over 70,000 votes.  From 30 May 2019, onwards He was appointed Union Minister of State, Health and Family Welfare of Government of India.

Books Published:

1. Souvenir Book – `Char Dham ki Avismarniy Yatra` on Kedar ghati (the year 2014) 2. `Trinetra` (the year 2016); Based on the deluge in Kedarnath, Uttarakhand, 2013.
Social And Cultural Activities:
Organized Blood Donation Camps from 1972-73 to 1987. Bihar Gram Gaurav Yatra in whole Bihar, 2008, 2009 & 2010 (Awareness campaign for cleanliness) Constructed over 11 thousand toilets for Mahadalit families with by voluntary contribution of labor i.e. people’s contribution. Raised the slogan “Ghar-Ghar me ho shouchalaya ka Nirman, tabhi Hoga ladle bitiya ka kanyadaan”; Health Awareness Programme in the State, (Jan Swasthya Chetana Yatra in whole Bihar, the theme of this yatra was “Chikitsha-Chikitshak Aapke Dwar”) 2010 – 2012; Organized National Level Mega Health Camps (Swasthaya Mahakumbha Mela) & District, Sub-centre level Health Camps (Swasthya Kumbh) – 3 times in Bihar helping more than 3 Crore people (11000 Health Camps); Awareness Programmes for clean drinking water and for Swakcsh even Nirmal Ganga; Awareness Programme to reduce tobacco consumption (choose health; not tobacco) for the fight against Cancer.

Special Interests:

Upliftment of the poor (Antim Paydan par baithe vyakti ka utthan); Nature conservation; Health, Hygiene & Sanitation; Conservation of the Ganges & other Indian rivers; Working for disables; Fight for eradiation of dowry systems & Drug addiction; Cow conservation; Cancer awareness Favourite Pastime and Recreation”
Yoga, Aasan & Pranayam, Listening to classical & devotional music, Watching Kathak Dance and Kavi Sammelan Sports and Clubs:
Club:- Sanskar Bharti, ABVP; Games:- Kabaddi & Kho-Kho; and Athlete

30, Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Road, New Delhi-110 011.

Mobile: 9431018770
Email: ashwinikumar.choubey@sansad.nic.in

Recent Activities

Paid tribute to the brave martyrs on the occasion of Deepawali at Kargil Chowk Patna Shaheed Memorial. Missed them.

met at the residence of Union Law Minister Shri Ravi Shankar Prasad. Asked for his well being.

Recent Activities 

Paid tribute to the former advocate of Bihar late Shri Ram Balak Mahato ji at Onta, Mokama residence today. Expressed my deepest condolences after meeting the family members.

inaugurated the outlet of Arohini Sign & Graphics located in Nayatola.

while returning to Patna, worshiped at Shri Shaktipeeth Maa Tarachandi Dham located at Sasaram National Highway and wished for the happiness, peace, prosperity, and good health of the countrymen.

Party Activities

Met BJP leader Nivedita Singh Ji at Sasaram and expressed deep condolences on the untimely demise of her son. Got them tied up. The whole BJP family is saddened by the untimely demise of their son.

Traffic of airplanes will start from Darbhanga Airport today. This will make it easy to come and go to Mithilanchal area, as well as the industry and business world will also benefit. Heartiest congratulations to all the people of Bihar including Mithila.

All-sided development in NDA government
The public wants good governance, NDA will form a government
The call of the people, self-reliant Bihar

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2nd January 1953

Born in Bhagalpur

Bihar

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1964

Member of RSS

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1967

Students Movement

against the Chief Minister of Govt. of Bihar.

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1972-1973

Participated in All India Student Leaders

Conference held at Thiruvananthapuram (Kerala)

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1972-1974

Graduation B.Sc. (Hons.)

from Zoology Educated at Science College, Patna University, Patna, Bihar.

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1973

Participated in J.P. Movement

 Bihar Student Leader Conference

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1974-1987

Member of ABVP

of Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad

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National Executive

 from Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad.

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1978-1979

President of Student`s Union

 Patna University 

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1995-2000

MLA

Member of Bihar Legislative Assembly from Bhagalpur seat

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2000-2005

MLA

Member of Bihar Legislative Assembly from Bhagalpur seat

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2000-2005

Joined in the BJP

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2004-2005

Leader

of BJP Legislative Party, Bihar Vidhan Mandal.

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2005-2010

MLA

Member of Bihar Legislative Assembly from Bhagalpur seat

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2010-2013

Minister of Health

Government of Bihar

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2010-2014

MLA

Member of Bihar Legislative Assembly from Bhagalpur seat

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2014

Member of Parliament, Lok Sabha

of the 16th Lok Sabha representing Buxar (Lok Sabha constituency)

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2017

Minister of State

for Health and Family Welfare

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2019

Member of Parliament, Lok Sabha

from Buxar constituency