Vasundhara Raje

Jhalrapatan Rajasthan Vasundhara Raje

 

Party Name                                                    

Bharatiya Janata Party

Father's Name                                             

Jivajirao Scindia

Mother's Name:

Vijaya Raje Scindia

Date of Birth                                               

08/03/1953

Place of Birth                                                 

Mumbai

Marital Status                                              

Married

Spouse's Name                                           

Hemant Singh

No.of  Son                                                     

1

Educational Qualifications                         

Graduated with Economics and Political Science

Profession                                                    

Politician

 

Positions Held

1985-87

  • Vice-President, YuvaMorcha BJP, Rajasthan

1987

  • Vice-President, BJP, Rajasthan

1990-91

Member, Library Committee, Member, Consultative Committee, Ministries of Commerce and Tourism

1991-96

Member, Consultative Committees, Ministries of Power, Science and Technology, Environment and Tourism1996-97 Member, Committee on Science and Technology, Environment and Forests, Member, Consultative Committees, Ministries of Power, Science and Technology and Tourism

1997-1998

Joint Secretary, BJP Parliamentary Party

1998-99

Union Minister of State, External Affairs

13 October 1999 – 31 Aug. 2001

Union Minister of State (Independent Charge), Small Scale Industries and Agro& Rural Industries; Department of Personnel and Training; Department of Pensions and Pensioners' Welfare in the Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions; Department of Atomic Energy and Department of Space

1 September 2001 – 1 November 2001

  • Union Minister of State, Small Scale Industries; Personnel, Training, Pensions, Administrative Reforms & Public Grievances; Department of Atomic Energy; and Department of Space (Independent Charge) 2 November 2001

29 January 2003 – 8 December 2003

Union Minister of State, Small Scale Industries; Personnel, Training, Pensions, Administrative Reforms & Public Grievances; Planning; Department of Atomic Energy; and Department of Space (Independent Charge) 14 November 2002

14 December 2003

  • President, BJP, Rajasthan

8 December 2003 – 8 December 2008

  • Chief Minister, Rajasthan

2 January 2009 – 8 December 2013

Leader of Opposition, Rajasthan Legislative Assembly

8 December 2013

Present: Chief Minister, Rajasthan

 

Awards
 
In 2007, she received the "Women Together Award" by the UNO for services rendered towards self-empowerment of women. 
 
Works
 
Rajasthan Gaurav Yatra by Vasundhara Raje
Bhamashah Yojana by Vasundhara Raje
iStart Rajasthan by Satyam Kumar and Vasundhara Raje
Jal Swavlamban by Vasundhara Raje
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