Sanwar Lal Jat

Sanwar Lal Jat (1 January 1955 – 9 August 2017) was the chairman of Rajasthan Kisan Aayog and MP of constituency from Ajmer, Rajasthan. He was also a cabinet minister in the Government of Rajasthan. He held portfolios of irrigation, Indira Gandhi Nahar Pariyojana, PHED, CAD, Ground Water Dev. He won election to Rajasthan Legislative Assembly from Nasirabad, Ajmer in Ajmer district. He was a senior leader of state Bharatiya Janata Party.

Sanwar Lal Jat
Sanwar Lal Jat addressing at the National Seminar on Dr. Bhimrao Ambedkar – Multipurpose Development of Water Resources and Present Challenges, in New Delhi
Sanwar Lal Jat addressing the National Seminar on Dr. Bhimrao Ambedkar – Multipurpose Development of Water Resources and Present Challenges, in New Delhi
Union Minister of State, Water Resources
In office
9 November 2014 – 5 July 2016
Prime MinisterNarendra Modi
Succeeded byArjun Ram Meghwal
Member of Parliament
for Ajmer
In office
26 May 2014 – 9 August 2017
Preceded bySachin Pilot
Succeeded byRaghu Sharma
Personal details
Born(1955-01-01)1 January 1955
Ajmer, Ajmer State, India
Died9 August 2017(2017-08-09) (aged 62)
New Delhi, India
Political partyBharatiya Janata Party
Spouse(s)Narbada Devi
Children3

He was born in 1955 and educated to M Com and Ph.D. He was a professor before entering politics. He was married to Narbada and they have two sons and a daughter together. He died on 9 August 2017 in Delhi.[1]

CareerEdit

Jat served as Minister of State for Water Resources from November 2014 to July 2016.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Former Union minister Sanwarlal Jat passes away at 62". The Indian Express. 9 August 2017. Retrieved 9 August 2017.
  2. ^ "Najma Heptulla, G M Siddeshwara resign from Modi Cabinet", India Today, 12 July 2016
Lok Sabha
Preceded by Member of Parliament
for Ajmer

2014 – 2017
Succeeded by

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