Leads | Results from Pralhad Joshi
|Candidate Name||Party||Status||Votes Secured|
|Party Name :||
Bharatiya Janata Party
|Father's Name :||Shri Venkatesh Joshi|
|Mother's Name :||Smt. Malatibai|
|Date of Birth :||27 Nov 1962|
|Place of Birth :||Vijayapur (Karnataka)|
|Marital Status :||Married|
|Date of Marriage :||26 Nov 1992|
|Spouse's Name :||Smt. Jyoti Joshi|
|No.of Daughters :||3|
|Educational Qualifications :||
Educated at K.S. Arts College, Hubli and Karnatak University, Dharwad, Karnataka
|1998 - 2003||
General Secretary, B.J.P. Dharwad District
|1995 - 1998||
President, B.J.P., Dharwad District
Elected to 14th Lok Sabha
|2 Jan. 2006||
Member, Standing Committee on Chemicals & Fertilizers
Member, Joint Parliamentary Committee on Wakf
|2006 - 2013||
General Secretary, B.J.P., Karnataka State Unit
|20 Mar. 2007||Member, Standing Committee on Transport, Tourism & Culture|
Re-elected to 15th Lok Sabha (2nd term)
|31 Aug. 2009||Member, Standing Committee on Railways|
|21 Apr. 2010||Member, Committee on Absence of Members from the Sitting of the House|
President, B.J.P., Karnataka State Unit
|May, 2014||Re-elected to 16th Lok Sabha (3rd term)|
|9 June 2014 onwards||Member, Panel of Chairpersons, Lok Sabha|
|13 June 2014 onwards||Member, Business Advisory Committee|
|15 Sep. 2014 onwards||Member, Committee on Ethics|
|1 Sep. 2014 onwards||
Chairperson, Standing Committee on Petroleum and Natural Gas
Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Urban Development, Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation
|29 Jan. 2015 onwards||Member, General Purposes Committee|
"Sadhaneya Sankalpa" in Kannada.
Social And Cultural Activities
(i) Associated with mid-day meals project for primary school children and above 86,000 children are being fed; (ii) Conducted many free general health and eye camps and thousands of patients have been provided free medical care.
To serve the poor and other deprived section of society
Favourite Pastime and Recreation
Listening to Hindustani classical music, reading books of literary importance
Sports and Clubs
Chess, Badminton and Carrom.
Malaysia, Singapore, Sri Lanka and U.S.A.
Hon. Chairman, Vijayanagar Education Society, Hubbalii; Board Member, Karnataka Chamber of Commerce and Industries. Participated as a member of the Indian Parliamentary Delegation at the 63rd Session of General Assembly, UNO in Dec. 2008 and spoke on atrocities on women and children; Participated as a Member of the Indian Parliamentary Delegation in April 2012 and spoke on the need for a "Genuine Political Settlement` to the Tamil issue in Sri Lanka"
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Source : Election Commission of India