Prahlad Singh Patel
Minister of State for Ministry of Jal Shakti
Assumed office
7 July 2021
Prime MinisterNarendra Modi
MinisterGajendra Singh Shekhawat
Preceded byRattan Lal Kataria
Minister of State for Food Processing Industries
Assumed office
7 July 2021
Prime MinisterNarendra Modi
MinisterPashupati Kumar Paras
Preceded byRameswar Teli
Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Culture
In office
30 May 2019 – 7 July 2021
Prime MinisterNarendra Modi
Preceded byMahesh Sharma
Succeeded byG. Kishan Reddy
Minister of State (Independent Charge) of Tourism
In office
30 May 2019 – 7 July 2021
Prime MinisterNarendra Modi
Preceded byAlphons Kannanthanam
Succeeded byG. Kishan Reddy
Minister of State for Coal
In office
13 October 1999 – 22 May 2004
Prime MinisterAtal Bihari Vajpayee
Member of Parliament in Lok Sabha
Assumed office
16 May 2014
ConstituencyDamoh
In office
1996–2004
ConstituencyBalaghat
Personal details
Born (1960-06-28) 28 June 1960 (age 61)
Narsinghpur, Madhya Pradesh, India
CitizenshipIndia
NationalityIndian
Political partyBharatiya Janata Party
Spouse(s)Smt. Pushpa Lata Singh Patel
Children3
ResidenceGotegaon
Alma materGovernment Science College, Jabalpur
University of Jabalpur
Websitehttp://prahladsinghpatel.com/

Prahlad Singh Patel (born 28 June 1960) is an Indian politician who is the current Minister of State for Jal Shakti from 7 July 2021, in Second Modi ministry. He is a Member of Parliament from Damoh Loksabha Constituency in Madhya Pradesh. He was minister of state for coal in Third Vajpayee Ministry. He was first elected to 9th Lok Sabha in 1989 and again re-elected to 11th Lok Sabha in 1996 (2nd term), 13th Lok Sabha in 1999 (3rd term) from Balaghat, 16th Lok Sabha in 2014 (4th term) and 17th Lok Sabha in 2019 (5th term) from Damoh. He was born in Narsinghpur and is an advocate by profession. He is a graduate of the Government Science College, Jabalpur.

Career

Patel taking oath as Member of Parliament on 13 March 2014
Patel taking oath as Member of Parliament on 13 March 2014

Prahlad Singh Patel who is BJP Represent person he was elected as MP for first time from Madhya Pradesh constituency, In May 2019, Patel became the Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Culture and Tourism.[1]

He was elected to the Lok Sabha, lower house of the Parliament of India from Damoh, Madhya Pradesh in the 2019 Indian general election as member of the Bharatiya Janata Party.[2]

References

  1. ^ "PM Modi allocates portfolios. Full list of new ministers", Live Mint, 31 May 2019
  2. ^ "Damoh Election Results 2019 Live Updates: Prahalad Singh Patel of BJP Wins". News 18. 23 May 2019. Retrieved 24 May 2019.