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Rajeev Chandrasekhar Biography



About Rajeev Chandrasekhar

Full Name Shri Rajeev Chandrasekhar
Elected fromKarnataka
DOB May 31, 1964
Place of Birth Ahmedabad (Gujarat)
Political PartyIndependent & Others
Father's NameAir Commodore M.K.Chandrasekhar (Retd.)
Mother's NameShrimati Valli Chandrasekhar
Delhi Address 211, North Avenue, New Delhi ? 110001
Telephone No.23094044, 23094042
Permanent AddressJupiter Innovision Centre, 54, Richmond Road, Bangalore ? 560025
Marital StatusMarried on 26 August
SpouseShrimati Anju Chandrasekhar
ChildrenOne son and one daughter
EducationB.E. (Electrical Engg.), Masters in Computer Science, Advanced Management Programme Educated at Manipal Institute of Technology, Manipal (Karnataka), Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago and Harvard University, Boston (U.S.A.)
Profession before joining politics Entrepreneur
Positions Held1999-2002 Member, Advisory Committee, Ministry of Information Technology, Government of India Chairman, Infrastructure Task Force, Government of Karnataka 1999-2003 Member, Prime Minister?s Council on Trade and Development April 2006 Elected to Rajya Sabha June 2006- May 2009 and Aug. 2010 - Aug. 2011 Member, Committee on Information Technology June 2006- May 2009 and Jan. 2010 onwards Member, Parliamentary Forum on Youth July 2006- May 2009 Member, Consultative Committee for the Ministry of Urban Development Feb. 2008- Feb. 2009 President, Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (F.I.C.C.I.) 2009 onwards Co- chairman, Vigilance & Monitoring Committee, Bangalore Urban District Aug. 2009- Aug. 2010 and Aug. 2012 onwards Member, Committee on Finance Aug 2009 onwards Member, Consultative Committee for the Ministry of Finance April 2012 Re-elected to Rajya Sabha May - Aug. 2012 Member, Committee on Urban Development
Term03/04/2012 to 02/04/2018
Member ofRajya Sabha
Shri Rajeev Chandrasekhar

Last Updated on 19 October, 2017.


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