Seventeenth Lok Sabha
Members Bioprofile
Yadav, Shri Ram Kripal
Constituency   : Pataliputra (Bihar)
Party Name     : Bharatiya Janata Party(BJP)
Email Address : ramkripal[DOT]yadav[AT]sansad[DOT]nic[DOT]in

Father's Name Late Shri Kishori Prasad
Mother's Name Smt. Sudha Devi
Date of Birth 12 Nov 1957
Place of Birth Goriatoli, Distt. Patna (Bihar)
Marital Status Married
Date of Marriage 23 May 1983
Spouse's Name Smt. Kiran Devi
No. of Sons 2
No.of Daughters 1
B.A. (Hons.), LL.B.
Educated at Magadh University, Patna (Bihar)
Profession Agriculturist
Permanent Address
Goriatoli Station Road,
Patna - 800 001, Bihar
Tels. : (0612) 224566, 225303
09431800966 (M)
Present Address
18, Mother Teresa Crescent Road,
New Delhi-110 001
Tels : (011) 23792555, 23792666, 09431800966 (M)
Fax : (011) 23012562
Positions Held
1985- 86 Deputy Mayor, Municipal Corporation, Patna
1992-93 Member, Bihar Legislative Council
1993 Elected to 10th Lok Sabha (in bye-election)
1996 Re-elected to 11th Lok Sabha (2nd term)
1998 - 2005 Chairman, Bihar Dharmik Nayas, Bihar
2004 Re-elected to 14th Lok Sabha (3rd term)
Member, Standing Committee on Information Technology
Member, Committee on Security in Parliament Complex
5 Aug. 2007 Member, Standing Committee on Petroleum & Natural Gas
1 May 2008 Member, Committee on Public Undertakings
2010 - 16 May, 2014 Member, Rajya Sabha
May 2014 Re-elected to 16th Lok Sabha (4th term)
14 Aug. 2014 - 9 Nov. 2014 Member, Committee on Estimates
1 Sep. 2014 - 9 Nov. 2014 Member, Standing Committee on Science & Technology, Environment & Forests
Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Railways
9 Nov. 2014 - 5 July 2016 Union Minister of State, Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation
5 July 2016 - 25 May 2019 Union Minister of State, Ministry of Rural Development
May, 2019 Re-elected to 17th Lok Sabha (5th term)
24 July 2019 onwards Member, Committee on Public Accounts
13 Sept. 2019 onwards Member, Standing Committee on Agriculture
09 Oct. 2019 onwards Member, Committee on Subordinate Legislation
Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas

Social And Cultural Activities
Youth development, active participation in cultural programmes in Bihar
Sports and Clubs
Chairman, Dr. Ambedkar Institute of Sports and Culture, Bihar
Countries Visited
China, Hong Kong (Special Administrative Region of the People`s Republic of China), Mongolia and Thailand (As a Member of Indian Parliamentary Delegation), Guinea, Conakry, Cote d`Ivoire, Sierra Leona, Ghana (as a Special Envoy of Hon`ble Prime Minister)
France, Germany, Indonesia, Iran, Nicaragua, Pakistan, Russia, UAE and USA

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