Kunwar Pranav Singh
|Kunwar Pranav Singh|
Singh (left) with Amit Shah, 2017
|Member of the Legislative Assembly|
March 2012 – March 2016
February 2002 – March 2012
|Preceded by||Qazi Muhammad Mohiuddin|
|Succeeded by||Sanjay Gupta|
|Political party||Bharatiya Janata Party (2016–)|
|Indian National Congress
|Children||Divye Pratap Singh|
Singh contested from Khanpur at the 2012 legislative assembly election as a candidate of the Indian National Congress (INC). In May 2016, along with eight other legislators, he revolted against the Harish Rawat-led INC government in the State. Around this time, he quit the INC and joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). He was disqualified as a legislator under the Anti-Defection Law only to be elected from the BJP at the 2017 election.
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- "Champion-Shah meet sparks controversy in state BJP". The Times of India. 14 February 2018. Retrieved 20 February 2018.