Bhagirath Prasad

Bhind Madhya Pradesh Lok Sabha Election 2019 Bhagirath Prasad
Constituency :
Bhind (Madhya Pradesh)
Party Name :
Bharatiya Janata Party
Father's Name : Shri Mathura Prasad
Mother's Name : Smt. Sukrani Prasad
Date of Birth : 03 Jul 1947
Place of Birth : Vill. Masoori, Distt. Bhind (Madhya Pradesh)
Marital Status : Married
Date of Marriage : 18 Dec 1978
Spouse's Name : Smt. Mehrunnisa Parvez
No.of Sons : 1
No.of Daughters : 3
Educational Qualifications :
B.A. (First Class First); M.A. (Political Science), First Class First, Gold Medalist; M. Phil, Ph.D. 
Educated at Govt. M.J.S. Collage, Bhind; Faculty of Social Sciences, Jiwaji University, Gwalior and School of International Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi
Profession :
IAS Officer (Retd).
Educationist,Social Worker

Positions Held

1975 - 2007
IAS
1976 - 1977 Assistant Collector, Bastar
1977 - 1980
Sub Divisional Magistrate, Dabra, Gwalior
1980 - 1982
Administrator, Municipal Corporation, Gwalior
1982 - 1989
Collector - Ratlam, Jabalpur, Indore
1989 - 1991 Additional Secretary, Housing and Environment, Govt. of Madhya Pradesh
1991 - 1992 Secretary, Human Rights Commission of Madhya Pradesh
1992 - 1994
MD, MP Road Transport Corporation
1994 - 1996
Commissioner, Bhopal and Hoshangabad Divisions
1996 - 1999 Secretary, and Commissioner, Public Relations, Govt. of Madhya Pradesh
1997 - 1998 In Addition Director General (Vice Chancellor), Makhan Lal Chaturvedi National University of Journalism, Bhopal
1999 - 2003 Principal Secretary, Transport, Govt. of Madhya Pradesh
2003 - 2004 Principal Secretary, Tribal, SC, OBC and Minority Development, Govt. of Madhya Pradesh
2004 - 2004 Principal Secretary, Co-operation, Chairman (Administrator), Madhya Pradesh State Apex Co-operative Bank and State Land Development Bank, Bhopal
2004 - 2005 Principal Secretary, Home, Govt. of Madhya Pradesh
2005 - 2007 Principal Secretary, Higher Education, Govt. of Madhya Pradesh
2007 - 2009
Vice Chancellor, Devi Ahilya University, Indore
May 2014 Elected to 16th Lok Sabha
1 Sep. 2014 onwards Member, Standing Committee on Human Resource Development
15 Sep. 2014 onwards Member, Committee on Violation of Protocol Norms and Contemptuous Behaviour of Government Officers with Members of Lok Sabha
12 Nov. 2014 onwards
Member, Parliament Library Committee
28 July 2016 onwards
Member, Committee on Estimates
22 Dec. 2017 onwards Member, Committee on the Welfare of Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes

Books Published

(1) Twenty Point Programme, Ratlam (1984)

(2) Administration towards Villages (1985)

(3) Administration towards Common Man (1986)

(4) Aage Aayen Labh Uthayen (1996)

(5) The Post-Communist Dilemma : Sovereignty As Fulcrum of Change in Eastern Europe, (Har Anand Publications, New Delhi, 1997)

Social And Cultural Activities

* Soshit Nav Yuvak Sangh (1967)

* Vidhyarthi Parishad – Active Member and participant in student politics, Bhind (1967)

* Cultural and Literary - Secretary, Student Union, MJS College, Bhind (1967)

* Vidhyarthi Parishad – City President, Gwalior (1969 - 1970)

* General Secretary, Jawaharlal Nehru University Student Union (1972-73)

Social Reform :

Campaign for Prohibition of Child Marriage, Dowry, Mratyu Bhoj (1967-1975)

Special Interests

Seminars, visiting people in rural areas

Favourite Pastime and Recreation

Reading & Writing

Sports and Clubs

Walking & Yoga           

Countries Visited

1991 : England, France and Ireland (Official)

2008 : Taiwan (Official)

 

 

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