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Fifteenth Lok Sabha Member


Kailash Joshi

Kailash Joshi

Party Name Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)
Constituency Bhopal
State Madhya Pradesh
Father's Name Shri Umashankar Joshi
Mother's Name Smt. Rambha Bai Joshi
Date of Birth 14.07.1929
Place of Birth Hatpipalya, Distt. Dewas, Madhya Pradesh
Profession Agriculturist
Marital Status Married
Date of Marriage 15 Mar 1951
Spouse's Name Smt. Tara Joshi
No. of Children 6
Educational Qualifications

Matriculate

Permanent Address

B-30, Swami Dayanand Nagar
Bhopal
Madhya Pradesh
Phone: 0755-2766933
Fax: 0755-2554377

Present Address

12, Dr. B.D. Marg
New Delhi - 110 001
Phone: 011-23310933

Position Held

1962-1998
Member, Madhya Pradesh Legislative Assembly (Eight terms)

1963-1967
Secretary, Jan Sangh Legislative Party, Madhya Pradesh

1970-1972
Deputy Leader, Jan Sangh Legislative Party, Madhya Pradesh

1972-1977
Leader of Opposition, Madhya Pradesh Legislative Assembly

1977-1978
Chief Minister, Madhya Pradesh

1978-1980
Minister of Commerce & Industry, Government of Madhya Pradesh

1985-1990
Leader of Opposition, Madhya Pradesh Legislative Assembly

1990-1992 Minister of Power, Government of Madhya Pradesh 2000-2004
Member, Rajya Sabha

2000-2002
Member, Committee on Agriculture

2001-2002
Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Rural Development

2002-2004
Chairman, Committee on Commerce

2002-2004
Member, General Purposes Committee

2001-2004
Member, Committee on Official Language

2003-2004
- Member, Joint Committee on Installation of Portraits/Statues of National Leaders and Parliamentarians in the Parliament House Complex
- Member, Committee on Information Technology

2004
- Elected to 14th Lok Sabha
- Member, Railway Convention Committee
- Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Rural Development

2 January 2006
Member, Joint Parliamentary Committee on Wakf

Social And Cultural Activities

Associated with the setting up of a trust in tribal area of District Dewas through which an educational institution is being run since 1995 for the development and welfare of people belonging to Scheduled Tribes; and also set up a free hospital for the tribes

Countries Visited

France, Germany, Panama and U.S.A.; Leader, Parliamentary Delegation to Panama on Fourth International Forum for Parliamentarian and Local Authority

Other Information

Member,

  1. Joint Committee on Plant Varieties and Farmers Rights, 2000-2002,

  2. National Oilseeds and Vegetable Oils Development Board, March 2002-May 2004.