Sixteenth Lok Sabha
Members Bioprofile
Harsh Vardhan , Dr.
Constituency   : Chandni Chowk (NCT of Delhi )
Party Name     : Bharatiya Janata Party(BJP)
Email Address : dr[DOT]harshvardhan[AT]sansad[DOT]nic[DOT]in

 
Father's Name Shri Omprakash
Mother's Name Smt. Sneh Lata
Date of Birth 13 Dec 1954
Place of Birth Delhi
Marital Status Married
Date of Marriage 26 Feb 1982
Spouse's Name Smt. Nutan
No. of Sons 2
No.of Daughters 1
Educational
Qualifications
M.B.B.S, M.S. (ENT)
Educated at G.S.V.M. Medical College, Kanpur, U.P.
Profession Medical Practitioner
Consultant E.N.T. Surgeon
Permanent Address
E-8A/14, Krishna Nagar,
Delhi - 110051
Tel : (011) 22096894, 09810115311 (M)
Present Address
8, Tees January Marg,
New Delhi - 110 011
Tels. : (011) 23794648, 23794649
Fax : (011) 23794640
Positions Held
1993 - 2014 Member, Delhi Legislative Assembly (Five Terms)
1993 - 1998 Minister of Health, Education, Law & Justice & Legislative Affairs, Govt. of NCT of Delhi
May, 2014 Elected to 16th Lok Sabha
27 May 2014 - 9 Nov. 2014 Union Cabinet Minister, Health and Family Welfare
9 Nov. 2014 onwards Union Cabinet Minister, Science and Technology; and Earth Sciences
18 May 2017 onwards Union Cabinet Minister, Environment, Forest and Climate Change


Books Published
A Tale of Two Drops (English)
Kahaani Do Boondo Ki (Hindi)
 
Literary, Artistic & Scientific Accomplishments
Several articles were published in scientific journals of Otolaryngology and regularly writing articles on subjects of health and national interest in various newspapers (dailies and weekly magazines).
 
Social And Cultural Activities
Actively associated with many social and professional organisations (details can be accessed on the Website www.drharshvardhan.com)
 
Special Interests
Activities pertaining to the field of health at national and international level particularly polio eradication, tobacco control, essential drug policy, organ donation, etc.
 
Favourite Pastime and Recreation
Music, films and social work
 
Sports and Clubs
Interested in Cricket, Lawn Tennis and Sports in general in a big way.
 
Countries Visited
Australia, Brazil, Bangladesh, Finland, France, Hong Kong (Special Administrative Region of the People`s Republic of China), Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, Mauritius, Myanmar, Nepal, Philippines, Singapore, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Thailand, U.K. and U.S.A.
 
Other Information
Served as Advisor to World Health Organization for many years and was member of many international technical committees.


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