BioGraphy

Position Held

17 July 2017 to Present Chairman, Gujarat State Cooperative Marketing Federation Ltd. (GUJCOMASOL)
05 May 2017 to present Chairman, Amreli jilla Sahakari Sang
30 March 2016 to present Vice Chairman, National Agricultural Cooperative Marketing Federation of India Ltd.(NAFED), New Delhi, India
8 June 2015 to present Chairman, NATIONAL FEDERATION OF STATE COOPERATIVE BANKS LTD. (NAFSCOB). Mumbai, India
2013 to present Chairman, Agriculture And Rural Development State Co-Operative Society Ltd. Gandhinagar, Gujarat
1998 to present Chairman, Amreli Jilla Madhystha Sahakari Bank Ltd. Amreli
2007 to 2012 Cabinet Minister, Government of Gujarat Agriculture, Cooperation, Animal Husbandry, Fisheries & Cowbreeding Prison, Law & Justice, Legislative & Parliamentary Affairs. (Government of Gujarat)
2007 Elected as a Member of Legisletive Assembly from 45-Amreli Constituancy & appointed as a Cabinet Minister of Agriculture, Cooperation, Animal Husbandry, Fisheries & Cowbreeding Prison, Law & Justice, Legislative & Parliamentary Affairs.
2004 to 2007 National Convener Co.Operative Cell (Bharatiya Janata Party), New Delhi, India.
2004 Convener, National B.J.P. Co. Operative Cell.
1991 to 2004 Member of Parliament (Loksabha), 10th Parliament to 13th Parliament, New Delhi, India.
1999 to 2004 Whip, B.J.P. Parliamentary Party, Lok Sabha, New Delhi, India.
2002 to 2003 Member, Estimate Committee – Lok Sabha.
Member, Standing Committee on Human Resources & Development (HRD) M.P. till Lok Sabha dissolved on 6/2/04
Member, Standing Committee on External Affairs.
2002 to 2003 Since Nov. - 2001, Vice President, Bharatiya Janata Party, Gujarat Pradesh Committee.
2001 to 2003 Vice President Gujarat, Bharatiya Janata Party
2001 to 2003 Member, Standing Committee on Human Resources & Development. (HRD), Lok Sabha, New Delhi, India.
2001 to 2003 Member, Standing Committee on External Affairs, Lok Sabha
2001 to 2003 Member, Estimate Committee, Lok Sabha, New Delhi, India
2001 to 2002 Member, Estimate Committee-Lok Sabha. Member, Standing Committee on Human Resources & Development. (HRD)
1999 to 2000 Member, Committee on External Affairs, Lok Sabha, New Delhi, India.
1999 to 2000 Member, Rules Committee, Lok Sabha, New Delhi, India.
1998 to 2000 Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Chemicals & Fertilizers, Lok Sabha, New Delhi, India
1999 to 2000 Rules Committee Member,
Committee on External Affairs. 2000 Member, Consultative Committee,
Ministry of Chemicals & Fertilizers. 
1999 Re-Elected 13th Lok Sabha (4th term) Whip, B.J.P. Parliamentary Party, Lok Sabha.
1998 to 1999 Member, Committee on External Affairs and its committees, Lok Sabha, New Delhi, India
1996 to 1999 Member, Committee on Government Assurance, Lok Sabha, New Delhi, India
1998 to 1999 Member, Committee on Government Assurance,
Member, Committee on External Affairs and its committees.
Member, Consultative Committee, 
Ministry of Chemicals Ministry of Chemicals & Fertilizers.
1998 Re-Elected to 12th Lok Sabha (3rd term)
1996 to 1998 Chairman, Committee on Petition, Lok Sabha, New Delhi, India
1996 to 1998 Member, General Purpose Committee, Lok Sabha, New Delhi, India
1996 to 1998 Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of External Affairs, Lok Sabha, New Delhi, India
1996 to 1997 Vice President, Bharatiya Janata Party, Gujarat
1996 to 1997 Chairman, Amreli Jilla Madhyastha Sahakari Bank Ltd. Awarded for the second time by NABARD for the best performance for the year 2000-2001.
Award Presented at New Delhi by Hon. Union Finance Minister Shree Yasvant Sinha Jee, Which he received on 6/11/02.or the second time by NABARD for the best performance for the year 2000-2001. Award Presented at New Delhi by Hon. Union Finance Minister Shree Yasvant Sinha Jee, Which he received on 6/11/02.
1996 to 1997 Vice – President, B.J.P. Gujarat,
Chairman, Committee on Petition.
Member, Committee on Government Assurance,
Member, Committee on Petroleum & Chemicals,
Member, General Purpose Committee,
Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of External Affairs.
1996 Re-Elected to 11th Lok Sabha (2nd term).
1995 to 1996 Member, Committee of Finance Lok Sabha, New Delhi, India
1993 to 1996 Deputy Chief Whip, B.J.P. Parliamentary Party, Lok Sabha, New Delhi, India
1982 to 1992 Secretary, Bharatiya Janata Party (B.J.P.),Gujarat.
1991 Elected to 10th Lok Sabha.
1990 to 1991 State Minister ,R & B, Fisheries & Jail, Government of Gujarat
1985 to 1991 Member Gujarat Legislative Assembly
1990 Minister of State, Fisheries, Jail, Road and Buildings (Independent Charge), Gujarat.
1989 to 1990 Convener, Estimate Committee, Amreli
1985 to 1990 Member of Legislative Assembly, Government of Gujarat
1987 to 1988 President, Municipal Council - Amreli
1982 to 1985 Member, Amreli District Panchayat, Amreli
1990 to 1991 State Minister, R & B, Fisheries & Jail, Government of Gujarat
1989 to 1990 Convener, Estimate Committee, Amreli
1987 to 1988 President, Municipal Council - Amreli
1985 to 1990 Member of Legislative Assembly, Government of Gujarat
1982 to 1992 Secretary Gujarat State, Bharatiya Janata Party
1982 to 1985 Member, Amreli District Panchayat, Amreli