Haribhai Parthibhai Chaudhary


Haribhai Parthibhai Chaudhary
Shri Haribhai Parthibhai Chaudhary taking charge as the Minister of State for Coal, in New Delhi on September 05, 2017.jpg
Minister of State for Ministry of Home Affairs
In office
9 November 2014 – 5 July 2016
Served along with Kiren Rijiju
Succeeded byHansraj Gangaram Ahir
Minister of State for Ministry of Coal
In office
3 September 2017 – 24 May 2019
Member of Parliament, Lok Sabha
In office
15th Lok Sabha.[1]
Preceded byMukesh Gadhvi
Succeeded byParbatbhai Patel
ConstituencyBanaskantha, Gujarat[1]
Personal details
Born (1954-07-20) 20 July 1954 (age 67).[1]
Village Jagana, Banaskantha district, (Gujarat).
Political partyBharatiya Janata Party.[1]
Parent(s)Mr. Parthibhai Ghemarbhai Chaudhary (Father),
Mrs. Mena Ben (Mother)
ResidenceBanaskantha & New Delhi.[1]
Alma materMumbai University.[1]
ProfessionAgriculturist, Businessperson &
CommitteesMember of several committees

Haribhai Parthibhai Chaudhary is an Indian politician and was the Minister of State for Coal and Mines in government of India. He represents the Banaskantha constituency of Gujarat and is a member of the Bharatiya Janata Party political party.[1]

Early life and education

Haribhai Chaudhary was born in village Jagana (in Banaskantha district, Gujarat). He has received MCom degree from Mumbai University. Prior to joining politics, Chaudhary was an Agriculturist and a Businessperson.[1]

Political career

Haribhai Chaudhary joined Bharatiya Janata Party in late 1980s and held various party posts. He has been elected three terms as Member of Parliament from the Banaskantha constituency. Chaudhary contested and won the By-election in 2013 after the sitting MP Mukesh Gadhvi died of Brain stroke.[1][2]

Posts Held

# From To Position
01 1998 1999 Member, 12th Lok Sabha
02 1999 2004 Member, 13th Lok Sabha
03 1999 2004 Member, Standing Committee, Urban and Rural Development
04 1999 2004 Member, Consultative Committee for the Ministry of Agriculture
05 1999 2004 Member, Committee on Government Assurances
06 1999 2004 Member, Rehabilitation Council of India
07 1999 2004 Member, Standing Committee on Finance
08 1999 2004 Member, Committee on Public Accounts
09 1999 2004 Member, Committee on Chemical Fertilizer
10 1999 2004 Member, Committee on Commerce
11 1999 2004 Member, Standing Committee on Transport and Tourism
12 1999 2004 Member, Consultative Committee on Petroleum
13 2013 2014 Member, 15th Lok Sabha
14 2014 2019 Member, 16th Lok Sabha
15 2014 2019 Union Minister of State for Home Affairs

See also


  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i j "Member Profile". Lok Sabha website. Retrieved 5 January 2014.
  2. ^ "Mukesh Gadhvi death". The Pioneer. Retrieved 5 January 2014.