Shri Ravneet Singh Member of Parliament (MP) from Ludhiana (Punjab) Biodata

Name of Member: Shri Ravneet Singh

Political Party: Indian National Congress

Constituency & State: Ludhiana (Punjab)

Lok Sabha Experience: 15,16

 

Sixteenth Lok Sabha

 

Members Bioprofile
Singh, Shri Ravneet
Constituency   : Ludhiana (Punjab)
Party Name     : Indian National Congress(INC)
Email Address : ravneet[DOT]bittu[AT]sansad[DOT]nic[DOT]in
ravneetbittu[AT]gmail[DOT]com
Father’s Name Shri Swaranjit Singh
Mother’s Name Smt. Jasvir Kaur
Date of Birth 10 Sep 1975
Place of Birth Kotli, Distt. Ludhiana (Punjab)
Marital Status Married
Date of Marriage 16 Apr 2005
Spouse’s Name Smt. Anupama
No. of Sons 1
Educational
Qualifications
B.C.A.
Educated at Guru Nanak Public School, and Government College (Sector 11) Chandigarh and Eastern Institute of Integrated Learning in Management University
Profession Agriculturist
Permanent Address
(i) H.No. 33, Sector-5,
Chandigarh-160008
09815700519 (M)
(ii) Vill. Kotla Afghana,Teh. Payal,
Distt. Ludhiana, Punjab
Present Address
28, Dr. Rajendra Prasad Road,
New Delhi – 110 001
Telefax : (011) 23782535, 9013180339 (M)
Positions Held
2009 Elected to 15th Lok Sabha
2009 – 2014 Member, Standing Committee on Home Affairs
2013 – 2014 Whip of the Congress Party (15th Lok Sabha)
May, 2014 Re-elected to 16th Lok Sabha (2nd term)
1 Sep. 2014 onwards Member, Standing Committee on Petroleum and Natural Gas
Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food & Public Distribution
Member, Indian Council of Agricultural Research Society
1 May 2017 onwards Member, Committee on Public Undertakings
Social And Cultural Activities
In 2009, as President of Punjab Youth Congress, started drive against menace of drug addiction among youth of Punjab; In May 2011, after 121 hours of Indefinite Hunger Strike along with 11 activists, the State Government had set up Drug Prevention Board; With the help of this Board and by opening De-Addiction Centres in all Districts, the State Government is trying to control drug abuse and thousands of youth have been benefited; In 2013, organised camps for Differently-Abled Citizens in the Constituency, where 1631 persons were given Wheel-Chairs, Tri-Cycles, Artificial Limbs free of cost
Special Interests
Greatly Interested in agriculture, rural economy and its infrastructure; promoting drip irrigation, pollution control, waste management, rain water harvesting, renewable energy projects, urban transport
Favourite Pastime and Recreation
Spending quality time with family and playing with children; Working out for physical fitness
Sports and Clubs
Hockey and Kabaddi; was Sports Prefect in school represented School and College in many sports event; and has been a National Hockey Player.
Countries Visited
Nepal, Singapore, U.K. and U.S.A.
Other Information
Became the first democratically elected President of Punjab Youth Congress on 23 December 2008, following the initiative of Shri Rahul Gandhi ji to bring inner party democracy in Youth Congress.
To know the problems being faced by the Aam Aadmi in the countryside, undertook a 45-day Pad Yatraon 1st November 2010, on the issue of “Jawani te kisani nu Bachaiye, nawan Punjab Banaiya”; Crisscrossing all districts, all 13 Parliamentary constituencies and around 72 assembly segments covered 1500 Kms on foot; Also worked extensively on the issue of female foeticide;
Being a grandson of Late Sardar Beant Singh (former Chief Minister of Punjab), feels proud of following his footsteps and taking forward his legacy.

 


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