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Faggan Singh Kulaste (born 18 May 1959) is an Indian politician. He is a Union Minister of State for Steel and a member of the 17th Lok Sabha (2014–2019). He represents the Mandla constituency of Madhya Pradesh and is a member of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) political party. He was minister of state in Vajpayee ministry from 1999.

Faggan Singh Kulaste
Shri Faggan Singh Kulaste taking charge as the Minister of State for Steel, in New Delhi on May 31, 2019 (cropped).jpg
Minister of State for Steel
Assumed office
31 May 2019
Prime MinisterNarendra Modi
Preceded byVishnudeo Sai
Minister of State for Health and Family Welfare
Prime MinisterNarendra Modi
Member of Parliament in Lok Sabha
Assumed office
May 2014
ConstituencyMandla
Personal details
Born (1959-05-18) 18 May 1959 (age 60)
Mandla, Madhya Pradesh
Political partyBharatiya Janata Party
Spouse(s)Savitri Kulaste
Children1 son and 3 daughters

Daughter-Vandana kulaste,Jyoti kulaste,Kiran kulaste

Son-Vedprakash kulaste
ResidenceMandla
Websitewww.fskulaste.in
As of 22 September, 2006
Source: [1]

He represented Mandla Lok Sabha seat from 1996 to 2009. After losing in 2009 to Basori Singh Masram of Congress, he was elected to Rajya Sabha. He regained the seat in 2014, defeating his Congress rival Omkar Markam.

CareerEdit

In May 2019, Kulasthe became Minister of State for Steel.[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "PM Modi allocates portfolios. Full list of new ministers", Live Mint, 31 May 2019

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