Shripad Yasso Naik

North Goa Goa Lok Sabha Election 2019 Shripad Yasso Naik
Constituency :
North Goa (Goa)
Party Name :
Bharatiya Janata Party
Father's Name : Late Shri Yesso Bhikari Naik
Mother's Name : Late Smt. Jayshri Yesso Naik
Date of Birth : 04 Oct 1952
Place of Birth : Adpai, North Goa District, Goa
Marital Status : Married
Date of Marriage : 03 May 1984
Spouse's Name : Smt. Vijaya Shripad Naik
No.of Sons : 3
Educational Qualifications :
Educated at Bombay University, Mumbai, Maharashtra
Profession : Businessperson

Positions Held

Sarpanch (Head), Durbhat Village Panchayat (two terms)
1988-90 General Secretary, B.J.P. Goa Pradesh
Member, National Executive, B.J.P.
1990-95 President, Bharatiya Janata Party, Goa
Member, Goa Legislative Assembly
Member, Public Accounts Committee, Goa Legislative Assembly
Leader, B.J.P. Legislature Party
Member, Committee on Delegated Legislation, Goa Legislative Assembly
Elected to 13th Lok Sabha
1999-Sep. 2000
Member, Standing Committee on Transport and Tourism
Member, Committee on Absence of Members from the Sittings of the House
Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Rural Development
30 Sep. 2000 - 2 Nov. 2001
Union Minister of State, Agriculture
2 Nov. 2001 - 14 May 2002
Union Minister of State, Shipping
Union Minister of State, Civil Aviation
24 May 2003 - 8 Sept. 2003 Union Minister of State, Road Transport & Highways
8 Sep. 2003 - 22 May 2004
Union Minister of State, Finance
Re-elected to 14th Lok Sabha( 2nd term)
Member, Committee on Papers Laid on the Table
Member, Standing Committee on Urban Development
Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Tourism
7 Aug. 2007 Member, Committee on Members of Parliament Local Area Development Scheme (MPLADS)
Re-elected to 15th Lok Sabha (3rd term)
31 Aug. 2009 Member, Standing Committee on Energy
7 Oct. 2009
Member, Committee on Members of Parliament Local Area Development Scheme (MPLADS)
Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Tourism and Ministry of Urban Poverty Alleviation
2012-13 Member, Public Accounts Committee
May, 2014 Re-elected to 16th Lok Sabha (4th term)
27 May 2014 - 9 Nov. 2014 Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) Ministry of Culture; and Ministry of Tourism.
9 Nov. 2014 - 5 July 2016
Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) Ministry of Ayurveda, Yoga & Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha and Homoeopathy (AYUSH);
Union Minister of State, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare
5 July 2016 onwards Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) Ministry of Ayurveda, Yoga & Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha and Homoeopathy (AYUSH);

Social And Cultural Activities

Has been actively associated with social and cultural activities as President, (i) Vidyarthi Nidhi, Goa; (ii) Sai Prathan Mandir Trust, Ribandar, Goa and Chairman, (i) Shikshan Prassarak Sangh, Dhurbat; (ii) Sharda English High School, Durbhat, Ponda, Goa; and (iii) Sumangal Urban Credit Cooperative Society, Durbhat, Ponda, Goa; (iv) Ratnagiri Education Society-Ratnagiri, Maharashtra; Member of Managing Committees of various Educational Institutions such as (i) Mandovi Education Society, Betim; (ii) Old Goa Education Society, Old Goa; (iii) Prabodhan Education Society, Porvorm Goa

Special Interests


Sports and Clubs

State Player, Kabaddi, Volleyball, Swimming Champion, Southern State Championship, Gold Medalist in 400 mtrs race, Silver medal in shooting, Chairman, Goa Rifle Association-Goa and Mandon Athletic Club - Goa

Countries Visited

Brazil, Equatorial Guinea, Ethiopia, France, Japan, Nepal, Sao Tome & Principe, Singapore, Switzerland, Thailand, U.K. and U.S.A.

Other Information

N.C.C. (National Cadet Corps) `C` Certificate holder and was adjudged the best N.C.C. Candidate





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Source : Election Commission of India