Rakesh Singh

Results from Rakesh Singh

Candidate Name Party Status Votes Secured
Jabalpur Madhya Pradesh Lok Sabha Election 2019 Rakesh Singh
Constituency :
Jabalpur (Madhya Pradesh)
Party Name :
Bharatiya Janata Party
Father's Name : Late Thakur Surendra Singh
Mother's Name : Smt. Gomti Devi
Date of Birth : 04 Jun 1962
Place of Birth : Jabalpur (Madhya Pradesh)
Marital Status : Married
Date of Marriage : 05 Dec 1993
Spouse's Name : Smt. Mala Singh
No.of Daughters : 2
Educational Qualifications :
B. Sc.
Educated at Govt. Model Science College, Jabalpur
Profession : Agriculturist

Positions Held

2000 onwards
President, BJP, Distt Jabalpur
Elected to 14th Lok Sabha
Member, Standing Committee on Science & Technology, Environment & Forests
Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Tourism
5 Aug. 2007 - May 2009 Member, Standing Committee on Transport, Tourism & Culture
Re-elected to 15th Lok Sabha (2nd term)
31 Aug. 2009 Member, Standing Committee on Transport, Tourism and Culture
23 Sep. 2009
Member, Committee on Petitions
Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Defence
Member, Central Advisory Committee for NCC
Member, Hindi Salahkar Samiti Raksha Vibhag, Raksha Anusandhan Vibhag Aur Bhootpurva Sainik Kalyan Vibhag
May, 2014
Re-elected to 16th Lok Sabha (3rd term)
12 June 2014 onwards
Member, House Committee
1 Sep. 2014 onwards
Member, Committee on Privileges
Member, Standing Committee on Transport, Tourism and Culture
27 Nov. 2014 onwards
Chairperson, Standing Committee on Coal & Steel
Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Defence
29 Jan. 2015 onwards
Member, General Purposes Committee
Member, Hindi Advisory Committee on Defence
12 Aug. 2016 onwards
Member, Committe on Ethics

Social And Cultural Activities

Interested in Water Conservation Movement; Floated a campaign for water conservation in Jabalpur Lok Sabha Constituency; It was a massive awareness campaign in which he did `Padyatra` for 15 days and visited more than 250 villages; Walked more than 180 kms. under `Jal Raksha Abhiyan`; Encouraged construction of stop dams by giving required funding; Water conservation schemes were unformed to urban population as well

Special Interests

Developments in Infrastructure, reading and visiting historical places

Favourite Pastime and Recreation

Watching cultural programmes, watching television programes and going on long drives

Sports and Clubs


Countries Visited

France (Paris), Germany(Frankfurt), Mauritius, Russia, and Switzerland (Geneva)

Other Information

He was a Member of the Indian Parliamentary Delegation at the 131st Inter Parliamentary Union Assembly and related meetings held in Geneva (Switzerland) in October 2014



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