02 Sep 2014

Election 2014
Ashok Gehlot

Ashok Gehlot

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Ashok Gehlot

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Former Chief Minister of Rajasthan

Born

3 May 1951

Place of Birth

Jodhpur, Rajasthan

Constituency

Sardarpura, Jodhpur

Political Party

 Indian National Congress

Qualification

 B.Sc, M.A, LL.B

Spouse

Sunita Gehlot

 

Ashok Gehlot was the 21st & 23rd Chief Minister of the state of Rajasthan, India. Known for his simplicity and adherence to Gandhian values, Shri Ashok Gehlot, son of Late Shri Lachman Singh Gehlot, was born on 3rd May 1951 in Jodhpur (Rajasthan). A Science and Law Graduate, Shri Gehlot holds a Post Graduate Degree in Economics. Married to Smt. Sunita Gehlot on 27th November 1977, he has a son (Vaibhav) and a daughter (Sonia). Magic and travelling are Shri Gehlot's favourite past time activities. Being a true son of the soil, Shri Gehlot does not believe in extravagance and wasteful expenditure. He meets people directly at regular interval to know their sufferings and grievances .

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Ashok Gehlot

Ashok Gehlot was the 21st & 23rd Chief Minister of the state of Rajasthan, India. Known for his simplicity and adherence to Gandhian values, Shri Ashok Gehlot, son of Late Shri Lachman Singh Gehlot, was born on 3rd May 1951 in Jodhpur (Rajasthan). A Science and Law Graduate, Shri Gehlot holds a Post Graduate Degree in Economics. Married to Smt. Sunita Gehlot on 27th November 1977, he has a son (Vaibhav) and a daughter (Sonia). Magic and travelling are Shri Gehlot's favourite past time activities. Being a true son of the soil, Shri Gehlot does not believe in extravagance and wasteful expenditure. He meets people directly at regular interval to know their sufferings and grievances .

1974 - 1979 President, Rajasthan NSUI
1979 - 1982 President, City District Congress Committee, Jodhpur
1982 General Secretary, Rajasthan Pradesh Congress Committee
1982 - 1983 Union Deputy Minister, Department of Tourism
1983 Union Deputy Minister, Department of Tourism and Civil Aviation
1984 Union Deputy Minister, Department of Sports
1985 Union Minister of State, Department of Tourism and Civil Aviation
1989 Minister, Department of Home and PHED, Govt. of Rajasthan
1991 - 1993 Union Minister of State, Department of Textiles
1991 - 1996 Consultative Committee on Communication
1991 - 1998 Standing Committee on Railway
1996 - 1998 Consultative Committee on External Affairs
1998 - 2003 Chief Minister, Rajasthan
2008 - 2013 Chief Minister, Rajasthan

 

Address:

8, Civil Lines,

Jaipur - 302006,

Rajasthan, India.

 

Phone: 141-2228712/2228713.

 

Fax: 141-2228705.

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