BIO-DATA OF SH. CHUNI LAL BHAGAT,

DEPUTY SPEAKER, PUNJAB VIDHAN SABHA,

CHANDIGARH.

 

1.

FULL NAME

Chuni Lal Bhagat

 

2.

OFFICE HELD

Deputy Speaker,

Punjab Legislative Assembly,

Chandigarh.

 

3.

DATE OF ASSUMPTION OF PRESENT OFFICE  & NAME OF POLITICAL PARTY  (On which elected)

13.06.2011/ Bharatiya Janata Party

 

4.

DATE OF BIRTH

01.12.1932

 

5.

PLACE OF BIRTH

Sialkot  (now in Pakistan)

 

6.

NAME OF FATHER

Shri Mehnga Ram

 

7.

NAME OF MOTHER

Smt. Rukmani Devi

 

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NAME OF WIFE

Late Smt. Sheela Devi

 

9.

CHILDREN

Four Sons and Four Daughters.

 

10.

EDUCATION

Matric.

 

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PROFESSION

Business of exporting sports goods.  Recipient of Export Excellence Award  continuously since 1990 given by Sports Goods Export Promotion Council, Ministry of Commerce & Industry, Govt. of India, every year.

 

12.

FIELDS OF INTEREST

Helping the downtrodden and weakers sections of the society.

 

13.

CAREER, CONFERENCES AND SEMINARS ATTENDED

i)      Served Party in various capacities like Mandal President, District Vice President, State Vice President, National Executive and Member of S.C. Morcha and National Council;

 

ii)      Participated in the Mumbai National Convention at the time of formation of Bharatiya Janata Party.

 

iii)     Remained Chairman, Committee on the Welfare of Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes and Backward Classes, Chairman, Committee on Local Bodies and Panchayati Raj Institutions, Member, Committee on Papers Laid/ to be Laid on the Table of the House.  At present Chairman of House Committee in ex-officio capacity as Deputy Speaker.

 

iv)     Elected to the Punjab Vidhan Sabha in 1997 and again in 2007, and on 13.6.2011 became its Deputy Speaker.

 

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TRAVELS/CONUNTRIES

U  UK & Canada.

 

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PERMANENT ADDRESS

    215, J.P. Nagar, Jalandhar-144 002.

 

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TELEPHONE/MOBILE

0181-2254031 & 6545031,

99889-99540