Shri Anurag Singh Thakur Member of Parliament (MP) from Hamirpur (Himachal Pradesh) Biodata

Name of Member: Shri Anurag Singh Thakur

Political Party: Bharatiya Janata Party

Constituency & State: Hamirpur (Himachal Pradesh)

Lok Sabha Experience: 14,15,16


Sixteenth Lok Sabha


Members Bioprofile
Thakur, Shri Anurag Singh
Constituency   : Hamirpur (Himachal Pradesh)
Party Name     : Bharatiya Janata Party(BJP)
Email Address : hpcapresident[AT]yahoo[DOT]com
Father’s Name Prof. Prem Kumar Dhumal
Mother’s Name Smt. Sheela Devi
Date of Birth 24 Oct 1974
Place of Birth Hamirpur (Himachal Pradesh)
Marital Status Married
Date of Marriage 27 Nov 2002
Spouse’s Name Smt. Sheffali Thakur
No. of Sons 2
Educated at Doaba College, Jalandhar, Punjab
Profession Cricketer
Industrialist, Agriculturist
Permanent Address
Vill. & P.O. Samirpur,
Distt. Hamirpur, Himachal Pradesh
Tel : (01972) 275060
Fax : (01972) 275265
Present Address
14, Janpath
New Delhi -110 001
Tel : (011) 23782365
Fax : (011) 23782368
Positions Held
May 2008 Elected to 14th Lok Sabha in a bye-election
2009 Re-elected to 15th Lok Sabha (2nd term)
31 Aug. 2009 Member, Standing Committee on Transport, Tourism and Culture
Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Power
May, 2014 Re-elected to 16th Lok Sabha (3rd term)
13 June 2014 onwards Member, Business Advisory Committee
14 Aug. 2014 onwards Member, Committee on Public Accounts
Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Power and Ministry of New and Renewable Energy
1 Sep. 2014 onwards Chairperson, Standing Committee on Information Technology
29 Jan. 2015 onwards Member, General Purposes Committee
13 May 2015 onwards Member, Joint Committee on the Right to Fair Compensation and Transparency in Land Acquisition, Rehabilitation and Resettlement (Second Amendment) Bill, 2015
Social And Cultural Activities
Worked with NGOs to help the needy
Special Interests
Development of sports, promotion of social and cultural values, children`s welfare and youth development, upliftment and welfare of SC/ ST and other backward classes; promotion of Hindi language; agriculture and horticulture and protecting of environment
Favourite Pastime and Recreation
Playing cricket, traveling, cinema and listening to music
Sports and Clubs
Youngest President, Himachal Pradesh State Cricket Association at the age of 25; Youngest National Selector to select Indian Junior Cricket Teams at the age of 26 years, 2001; President, State Rifle Association, Himachal Pradesh; General Secretary (i) Himachal Pradesh Olympic Association; and (ii) Hockey, Himachal Pradesh; Executive Member, Indian Olympic Association
Countries Visited
Australia, German Democratic Republic, Hong Kong (Special Administrative Region of the People`s Republic of China), Japan, Malaysia, New Zealand, Pakistan, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Thailand, U.A.E, U.S.A. and U.K.
Other Information
Running Export House, 1993-2008


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