Pramod Dubey

Pramod Dubey (born 3 december 1965) is an Indian politician, currently serving as chairman and ex mayor of Raipur Municipal Corporation. He is a member of the Congress Party.

Pramod Dubey
Raipur Municipal Corporation
Assumed office
7 January 2020
IncumbentIncumbent
Preceded byShri.Pramod Dubey
Personal details
Born (1965-12-03) 3 December 1965 (age 54)[1]
Raipur, Madhya Pradesh, India
(now in Chhattisgarh, India)
Political partyIndian National Congress party
ResidenceMayor House, OCM Chowk, Raipur [C.G.] 492001

Personal lifeEdit

Pramod Dubey was born in a service class Brahmin family. He is son of Late G. N. Dubey. After completing his higher secondary education from Satata Sundari KaliBadi School, he joined J. Yoganandam Chhattisgarh College Raipur. Due to his strong support for student rights, he joined the youth wing of the Indian National Congress, the National Students' Union of India, and played active role in student politics. On 17 February 1996 he married Smt. Deepti Dubey and has two children with her, Arya Dubey and Aditi Dubey.

Public lifeEdit

Youth politicsEdit

Shri Dubey entered politics while pursuing graduation. He participated in student union elections in 1985–1986 and became the Vice President of Student Union at Govt. J. Yoganandam Chhattisgarh College. In 1986–1987 he won college level elections and was elected President of the Student Union at State University level. He became the Student Union president at Pandit Ravishankar Shukla University. During his tenure, Indira Gandhi Krishi Vishwavidyalaya gained its autonomy after bifurcation from Jawahar Lal Nehru Krishi Vishwavidyalaya, Jabalpur. He supported students' right to placements and worked to get students placed in the cement companies such as ACC Limited, Lafarge and Ultratech.

During 1997–2000 he was president of Raipur Urban and Rural Youth Congress during which he volunteered after the Latur earthquake relief management. In 2001 he became Vice President of Chhattisgarh Youth Congress, where he focused on youth employment and social activities such as the creation of Green Army for Plantation. Shri Dubey was elected Vice President of Govt. Housing Association from 2002 to 2010.

Parshad electionEdit

From 2004–2009, he served as Parshad for the Brahman Para Ward. During this time, he implemented ‘Safayi Mitra Yojna’, under which garbage is directly collected from the doorstep of each household, improving sanitation.

In 2009 he became Parshad for Shahid Chudamani Nayak ward. Dubey established a new Police Station to strengthen the Law & Order situation of the locality. He promoted Public participation and involvement in the locality.

Mayor electionEdit

On 7 January 2015, Shri Pramod Dubey assumed office of Mayor of Raipur Municipal Corporation. He was elected as 11th Mayor of Raipur Municipal Corporation succeeding Smt. Kiranmayi Nayak.

Tenure as mayor of RaipurEdit

Multi-Level Parking StructureEdit

 
Multi Level Parking

Chhattisgarh's first multi-level parking structure was built at an estimated cost of 11.56 Crores in one of the busiest area of the city. Spread in 2320 sqm. the multi-level parking built at Old Bus Stand G.E. Road can accommodate 200 4-wheeled vehicles and 400 2-wheeled vehicles. The parking facility would facilitate in reducing traffic pressure on roads of Jaistambh Chowk, Malviya Road, Sadar Bazar and Gole Bazar.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Official Website: Pramod Dubey". Raipur Municipal Corporation.
  2. ^ "Multi-Level Parking Raipur". Patrika Raipur.