Sixteenth Lok Sabha
Members Bioprofile
Koshyari, Shri Bhagat Singh
Constituency   : Nainital-Udhamsingh Nagar (Uttarakhand)
Party Name     : Bharatiya Janata Party(BJP)
Email Address : bbhagat[DOT]koshyari[AT]sansad[DOT]nic[DOT]in

Father's Name Shri Gopal Singh Koshyari
Mother's Name Smt. Motima Devi
Date of Birth 17 Jun 1942
Place of Birth Palnadura, Bageswar (Uttarakhand)
Marital Status Unmarried
M.A. (English Literature)
Educated at Almora College, Almora (Agra University)
Profession Journalist
Social Worker
Permanent Address
Soreghati, Nayabazar,
Pithoragarh, Uttarakhand
Tel : (05964) 224854, 09412057800 (M)
Fax : (09564) 225654
Present Address
14, Lodhi Estate,
New Delhi-110003
Tel : (011) 24643487, 09868181004 (M)
Telefax : (011) 24643483

Office :
Room No. 117, First Floor,
`B` Block, PHA Extension Building,
New Delhi-110001
Tels : (011) 21410247, 21410250, 23035740
Positions Held
1997 - 2000 Member, Uttar Pradesh Legislative Council
1997 - 1999 Member, Petition Committee, Uttar Pradesh
Nov. 2000 - Nov. 2008 Member, Uttrakhand Legislative Assembly (two terms)
Nov. 2000 - Oct. 2001 Minister, Parliamentary Affairs, Energy and Irrigation, Uttarakhand
Oct. 2001 - Mar. 2002 Chief Minister, Uttarakhand
Nov. 2008 - May 2014 Member, Rajya Sabha
2009 - 2014 Chairman, Committee on Petition, Rajya Sabha
2009 - 2014 Memebr, Standing Committee on Energy
May, 2014 Elected to 16th Lok Sabha
15 Sep. 2014 onwards Member, Committee on Ethics
Member, Standing Committee on Energy
1 Sep. 2014 onwards Chairperson, Committee on Petitions
Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change
Member, National Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction (NPDRR)
29 Jan. 2015 onwards Member, General Purposes Committee

Books Published
(i) Uttranchal Pradesh Kyon,
(ii) Uttaranchal Pradesh Sanghars Avam Samadhan
Literary, Artistic & Scientific Accomplishments
Articles published in different daily Papers and Journals; Founder Managing Editor of Parwat Peeyush (Hindi Weekly) from Pithoragarh, Uttarakhand
Social And Cultural Activities
Founder, Saraswati Sishu Mandir, Kasganj, Uttar Pradesh; and Vivekanand Intermediate College, Pithoragarh, Uttarakhand
Special Interests
Reading historical, philosphical and religious Books
Favourite Pastime and Recreation
Reading and Travelling
Countries Visited
Mauritius, Nepal, U.S.A. and Vietnam

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