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Prahlad Singh Patel

Prahlad Singh Patel

Union MoS of Minister of Culture and Minister of Tourism, MP,BJP, Damoh, Madhya Pradesh, India.

 

Prahlad Singh Patel is the Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Culture and Minister of Tourism of India, and Member of Parliament from Damoh Loksabha Constituency in Madhya Pradesh. He was born on 28-June-1960 to Mulam Singh Patel & Yashodabai Patel in Goregaon, Narsinghpur, Madhya Pradesh.

Early Life and Education:

He has completed his Graduation B.Sc from the Government Science College, Jabalpur, and LLB from U.T.D. Rani DurgaVati University, Jabalpur 1987. He attained Post Graduation M.A. (Philosophy) from Adarsh Vigyan Mahavidyalaya. He is an advocate by profession.

Political Career:

Prahlad was the President of the Students Union in Jabalpur Govt. Science College, Madhya Pradesh, from 1980-1981. Prahlad Singh Patel started his political career in 1982 as a District President of Bharatiya Janta Yuva Morcha(BJYM). From 1986-1990, he was the Secretary of Yuva Morcha of Bharatiya Janata Party(BJP), Madhya Pradesh. He was the General-Secretary of Yuva Morcha, B.J.P., Madhya Pradesh.

In 1989, Prahlad Singh was elected for the First time as a Member of Parliament, 9th Lok Sabha from Seoni in Madhya Pradesh where he defeated Gagri Shankar Mishra of INC.

From 1990-1991, he was elected Member of Standing Committee on Food and Civil Supplies and Consultative Committee, Ministry of Agriculture. From 1994-1996, he completed Parikrama of holy river Narmada (1st Term).

In 1996, Patel was re-elected to 11th Lok Sabha for a second term from Seoni by defeating Vimla Verma of INC. He lost the following election in 1998 to Vimla Varma. In 1996, He served as Whip of BJP Parliamentary Party, Lok Sabha and Member of Standing Committee on Urban and Rural Development, Committee of Privileges and Consultative Committee, Ministry of Agriculture.

From 1998-1999, Prahlad was the Director-General of Nehru Yuva Kendra Sangathan and LINPE, Gwalior. He was a Member of the Court from Jawaharlal Nehru University.

In 1999, He was re-elected to 13th Lok Sabha(3rd term) from Balaghat constituency in Madhya Pradesh. From 1999-2000, he was the Member of the Standing Committee on Science and Technology, Environment and Forests and Committee on Private Members’ Bills and Resolutions.

From 2000-2003, He was the Member of the Consultative Committee, Ministry of Mines and Minerals. In 2003, He was inducted into the cabinet as a Union Minister of State, Ministry of Coal.

From 2004-2005, He completed Parikrama of holy river Narmada(2nd Term). From 2011-2014, He was the National President, Bharatiya Janata Mazdoor Mahasangh and Bharatiya Janata Mazdoor Morcha.

In 2014, He was re-elected to 16th Lok Sabha(4th term) from Damoh where he defeated Choudhary Mahendra Pratap Singh of INC. From 2014-2019, He became a Member of the Committee on Public Undertakings, Committee on Government Assurances, Standing Committee on Rural Development, Executive Council of V.V. Giri National Labour Institute, and Consultative Committee, Ministry of Labour and Employment.

In 2019, He contested and won the MP, 17th Lok Sabha(5th term) Damoh Parliamentary constituency and defeated Jittu Khare “Badal” of BSP by a margin of over one lakh votes. In 2019, He was subsequently appointed as Union MoS (independent charge) of the ministry of culture; MoS of the ministry of tourism.

7-B, Janpath, New Delhi – 110001

Recent Activities

Meeting with Hon'ble Chief Minister

When science gets footed with the idea, it grows rapidly and creates confidence with interestingness, this coordination in the Gandhi Smriti and Darshan Samiti program Ma. With Union Science and Technology Minister 360 seen at the launch ceremony of 360 Dome.

Today addressed the international meeting of culture ministers of countries of G20 group in the chairmanship of Saudi Arabia. India to preside over G20 meeting in 2022

Services

Inauguration of the tourist guest house built by the Prasad Yojana of the center at the BC BC Bishnu Mandir, Guruvayar in Kerala, in the presence of Union Minister of State for Foreign and Parliamentary State V Muraleedharan, Kerala Tourism Minister MP T N Prathapan

I had public contact with Ma in Harinagar, Saffron, Mudiya, Tongra, Badamlehra and Dhangwa of Badamlehra Assembly constituency

the iron man of Damoh took oath of national unity at the proposed site of Sardar Patel Park

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28-June-1960

Born in Goregaon

 Narsinghpur, Madhya Pradesh.

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Graduation B.Sc

from the Government Science College, Jabalpur

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Completed LLB

from U.T.D.Rani DurgaVati University, Jabalpur

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Post Graduation

M.A. (Philosophy) from Adarsh Vigyan Mahavidyalaya.

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Advocate

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1980-1981

President of Students Union

in Jabalpur Govt. Science College, Madhya Pradesh.

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Joined in the BJYM

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1982

District President of BJYM

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1986-1990

Secretary

of Yuva Morcha of Bharatiya Janata Party(BJP), Madhya Pradesh.

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General-Secretary

of Yuva Morcha, B.J.P., Madhya Pradesh.

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1989

1st term MP,Lok Sabha

from Seoni in Madhya Pradesh of BJP.

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1990-1991

Member of Standing Committee

on Food and Civil Supplies and Consultative Committee, Ministry of Agriculture.

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1996

2nd term MP, Lok Sabha

from Seoni in Madhya Pradesh of BJP

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1996

Whip of BJP

Parliamentary Party, Lok Sabha.

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Member of Standing Committee

on Urban and Rural Development, Committee of Privileges and Consultative Committee, Ministry of Agriculture.

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1998-1999

Director-General & Member

of Nehru Yuva Kendra Sangathan and LINPE, Gwalior and of Court from Jawaharlal Nehru University.

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1999

3rd term MP, Lok Sabha

from Balaghat constituency in Madhya Pradesh.

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1999-2000

Member of Standing Committee

on Science and Technology, Environment and Forests, and Committee on Private Members’ Bills and Resolutions.

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2000-2003

Member of Consultative Committee

Ministry of Mines and Minerals.

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2003

Union Minister of State, Ministry of Coal

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2011-2014

National President

Bharatiya Janata Mazdoor Mahasangh and Bharatiya Janata Mazdoor Morcha.

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2014

4th term MP, Lok Sabha

from Damoh Constituency

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2014-2019

Member of Committee

on Public Undertakings, Committee on Government Assurances, Standing Committee on Rural Development, Executive Council of V.V. Giri National Labour Institute and Consultative Committee, Ministry of Labour and Employment.

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2019

5th term MP, Lok Sabha

from Damoh Parliamentary constituency 

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2019

Union MoS (independent charge) of the Ministry of Culture and Tourism