Nishikant Dubey (born 28 January 1969) is a member of India's 17th Lok Sabha, the lower house of the Indian Parliament.[2] He is a member of the Bharatiya Janata Party and represents the Godda constituency in Jharkhand since May 2009, having won the seat in 2009 (15-th Lok Sabha), 2014, 2019 and 2024.[1]

Nishikant Dubey
Dubey with Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi
Member of Parliament, Lok Sabha
Assumed office
16 May 2009
Preceded byFurqan Ansari
ConstituencyGodda
Personal details
Born (1969-01-28) 28 January 1969 (age 55)[1]
Bhagalpur, Bihar, India[1]
CitizenshipIndia
Political partyBharatiya Janata Party[1]
Residence(s)New Delhi, Bhagalpur, Deoghar[1]
EducationMarwari College, Bhagalpur
OccupationBusinessperson, Agriculturist & Politician.

Education and background

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Nishikant Dubey has been active in politics since 2009. Prior to that, he was the corporate head of the Essar Group. He married Anamika Gautam from Patna (Bihar) in the year 2000. He holds a BA degree from Marwari College Bhagalpur.[1]

Posts held

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# From To Position
01 2009 2014 Elected to 15th Lok Sabha from Godda, Jharkhand
02 2009 2014 Member, Committee on Finance
03 2014 2019 Elected to 16th Lok Sabha
04 2014 2019 Member, PAC
05 2019 2024 Elected to 17th Lok Sabha[3]
06 2024 Present Elected to 18th Lok Sabha[4]

Notable Works

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  • His rigorous efforts along with the then Deputy Commissioner Godda (Smt. Kiran Kumari Pasi, I.A.S.) is also notable for the commencement of classes in Tilka Manjhi Agriculture College Godda after 13 years struggle since its foundation was led during 2005-2006 which was established on 19 November, 2018 by the Government of Jharkhand under Birsa Agricultural University, Kanke, Ranchi.[9]

Controversies

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In March 2024, an FIR was filed against him for usurping a private medical college through fraudulent means using the Medical Council of India and the Baba Baidyanath Medical Trust.[10]

See also

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References

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  1. ^ a b c d e f "LokSabha2019".
  2. ^ "General Election to the 17th Lok Sabha, 2019 – List of Members Elected". Election Commission of India. Retrieved 25 May 2019.
  3. ^ "Nishikant Dubey, MP in 15th, 16th and 17th Lok Sabha - Lok Sabha Online". 8 December 2023. Retrieved 8 December 2023.
  4. ^ "In the Lok Sabha elections 2024, Nishikant Dubey's victory from Godda did not stop, he registered victory for the fourth time". Prabhat Khabar.
  5. ^ Regarding setting-up of AIIMS in Deoghar [1]
  6. ^ MP Track Nishikant Dubey [2]
  7. ^ Need to set-up an Airport in Deoghar [3]
  8. ^ Deoghar Airport [4]
  9. ^ "Birsha Agriculture Tilka Manjhi Agricultural College Godda". bauranchi.org.
  10. ^ "FIR against BJP's Nishikant Dubey for 'usurping medical college fraudulently'".
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