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Praveen Rashtrapal Biography



About Praveen Rashtrapal

Full Name Shri Praveen Rashtrapal
Elected fromGujarat
DOB December 24, 1939
Place of Birth Muwada, Distt. Gandhinagar (Gujarat)
Political PartyIndian National Congress
Father's NameShri Somabhai
Mother's NameShrimati Valiben
Delhi Address93-94, South Avenue, New Delhi - 110011
Telephone No.23795260, 23795261,
Permanent AddressB-1 Khemani Chambers, Shahpur, Ahmedabad - 380001
Marital StatusMarried on 10 May 1960
SpouseLate Shrimati Jaya Rashtrapal
ChildrenOne son and three daughters
EducationB.A., LL.B. Educated at Siddharth College, Mumbai
Profession before joining politics Civil Service and Trade Unionist
Positions HeldOct. 1999-Feb. 2004 Member, Thirteenth Lok Sabha April 2006 Elected to Rajya Sabha June 2006- May 2009 Member, Committee on Information Technology Aug. 2006 - July 2007 Member, Central Advisory Board of Education Sept. 2006- Sept. 2009 Member, Committee on Subordinate Legislation Aug. 2009 onwards Member, Committee on Social Justice and Empowerment Member, Consultative Committee for the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas Aug. 2009-Aug. 2011 Member, Committee on the Welfare of Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes Sept. 2009- Sept. 2010 Member, Committee on Rules Dec. 2009-Aug. 2011 Member, Committee on Labour March 2011 onwards Member, JPC to examine matters relating to allocation and pricing of telecom licences and spectrum April 2012 Re-elected to Rajya Sabha Aug. 2012 onwards Member, Committee on Finance Oct. 2012 onwards Member, Joint Parliamentary Committee on Security in Parliament House Complex
Book(s) PublishedThe Betrayal, 2003; in Gujarati, (i) Worshipping False God (A Review), 2003, (ii) Socialism, Binsampraday and Samanta, 2003, (iii) Sadak Thi Sansad, 2004 and (iv) NISBAT-Collection of articles
Term03/04/2012 to 02/04/2018
Member ofRajya Sabha
Shri Praveen Rashtrapal

Last Updated on 22 November, 2017.


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