Seventeenth Lok Sabha
Members Bioprofile

1980 Secretary, Bharatiya Janata Party (B.J.P.), Andhra Pradesh
1981-89 General-Secretary, B.J.P., Andhra Pradesh
1991 Elected to 10th Lok Sabha
Member, Public Accounts Committee
Member, Committee on Welfare of SCs, STs and Minorities
1996-98 President, B.J.P., Andhra Pradesh
1998 Re-elected to 12th Lok Sabha (2nd term)
1998-99 Union Minister of State, Urban Development
1999 Re-elected to 13th Lok Sabha (3rd term)
13 Oct. 1999 - 13 June 2000 Union Minister of State, Ministry of Urban Development
14 June 2000 - 30 June 2002 Union Minister of State, Ministry of Urban Development and Poverty Alleviation
1 July 2002- 7 Sept. 2003 Union Minister of State, Ministry of Railways
8 Sept. 2003 - May 2004 Union Minister of State (Independent Charge), Ministry of Urban Development and Poverty Alleviation
2004 - 2006 National Secretary, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)
2006 - 2009 President, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Andhra Pradesh
2009 - 2013 National Executive Member, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)
2013 onwards National Vice-President, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)
2014 Member, National Manifesto Committee, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)
May, 2014 Re-elected to 16th Lok Sabha (4th term)
1 Sep. 2014 - 9 Nov. 2014 Member, Standing Committee on Railways
12 Sep. 2014 - 09 Nov. 2014 Chairperson, Parliamentary Committee on Welfare of Other Backward Classes (OBC)
15 Sep. 2014 - 9 Nov. 2014 Member, Committee on Violation of Protocol Norms and Contemptuous Behaviour of Government Officers with Members of Lok Sabha
9 Nov. 2014- 2 Sept. 2017
Union Minister of State (Independent Charge), Labour and Employment
1 Sept. 2017 onwards Member, Standing Committee on Finance
5 March 2018 onwards Member, The Court of University of Hyderabad
19 Dec. 2018 onwards Chairperson, Joint Committee on Salaries and Allowances of Members of Parliament




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