Seventeenth Lok Sabha
Members Bioprofile
Chaudhary, Shri Santokh Singh
Constituency   : Jalandhar (SC) (Punjab)
Party Name     : Indian National Congress(INC)
Email Address : ss[DOT]chaudhary[AT]sansad[DOT]nic[DOT]in

Father's Name Late Master Gurbanta Singh
Mother's Name Smt. Sampuran Kaur
Date of Birth 18 Jun 1946
Place of Birth Dhaliwal, Jalandhar (Punjab)
Marital Status Married
Date of Marriage 19 Dec 1976
Spouse's Name Smt. Karamjit Kaur
No. of Sons 1
B.A., LL.B.
Profession Advocate
Permanent Address
B-8, 281, Landhra House, Noor Mahal Road, Phillaur,
Jalandhar, Punjab
Tel : (0181) 2254448, 09814062168 (M)
Present Address
31, Ferozeshah Road,
New Delhi-110 001
Tel : (011) 23782553, 09013869327 (M)
Positions Held
1978 - 1982 Senior Vice President, Punjab Youth Congress
1987 - 1995 President, District Congress Committee, Jalandhar (Rural)
1992 - 1997 & 2002 - 2007 Member, Punjab Legislative Assembly (Two Terms)
1992 - 1995 General Secretary, Punjab Congress Legislature Party
Chairman, Committee on Welfare of Scheduled Castes & Scheduled Tribes and Committee on Subordinate Legislation of Punjab Vidhan Sabha
Chief Parliamentary Secretary (Incharge of Rural Development & panchayats, Parliamentary Affairs and Power Departments)
Minister of State for Health & Family Welfare, Govt. of Punjab

Cabinet Minister for Food and Civil Supplies, Govt. of Punjab
1997 - 1998 General Secretary, Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee
2002 Cabinet Minister for Social Security, Women & Child Development, Social Welfare, Medical Education and Research Department, Govt. of Punjab
2004 - 2010 Vice President, Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee
May 2014 Elected to 16th Lok Sabha
14 Aug. 2014 - 25 May 2019 Member, Committee on Welfare of Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes
1 Sep. 2014 - 25 May 2019 Member, Standing Committee on Social Justice and Empowerment
Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Urban Development, Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation
May 2019 Re-elected to 17th Lok Sabha (2nd term)
24 July 2019 onwards Member, Committee on Welfare of Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes
Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment
13 Sept. 2020 onwards Member, Standing Committee on Education, Women, Children, Youth and Sports

Social And Cultural Activities
President, Shri Guru Ravidass Educational Institutions, Jalandhar; Member Senate, Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar (1992-94); Member, Central Board of Film Certification (2012-2014)

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