Kailash Choudhary

Summary

Kailash Choudhary
Minister of State for Agriculture and Farmers' Welfare
Assumed office
30 May 2019
Prime MinisterNarendra Modi
MinisterNarendra Singh Tomar
Preceded byGajendra Singh Shekhawat
Member of Parliament, Lok Sabha
Assumed office
23 May 2019
Preceded bySona Ram
ConstituencyBarmer, Rajasthan
Member of the Rajasthan Legislative Assembly
In office
2013–2018
Preceded bySona Ram
Succeeded byHarish Chaudhary
ConstituencyBaytoo
President Bhartiya Janta Party Kishan Morcha Rajasthan
Assumed office
2013
Personal details
Born (1973-09-20) 20 September 1973 (age 48)
NationalityIndian
Political partyBharatiya Janata Party
Spouse(s)Smt. Rupon Devi
Children2
OccupationPolitician
ProfessionPolitician
Websitewww.agriculture.gov.in

Kailash Choudhary is an Indian politician who is the current Minister of State for Agriculture and Farmers' Welfare in Second Modi ministry. He is also a Member of Parliament from Barmer, Rajasthan.

Early life and education

He was educated at the Nagpur University.[1]

Career

He was a former member of the Rajasthan Legislative Assembly representing the Baytu Vidhan Sabha constituency of Rajasthan.[1] He is a Bharatiya Janata Party member. On 31 May 2019, Choudhary became Minister of State for Agriculture and Farmers Welfare.[2] On, 9 August 2020, he gave the news of being COVID-19 positive through Twitter.

References

  1. ^ a b "Kailash Choudhary Member of Parliament of the 17th Lok Sabha". loksabha.nic.in. Retrieved 23 May 2019.
  2. ^ "PM Modi allocates portfolios. Full list of new ministers", Live Mint, 31 May 2019