Vikram Verma

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Vikram Verma (विक्रम वर्मा) is a popular political leader of Bharatiya Janata Party in Madhya Pradesh, India. He was born on 23 January 1944 in village Dharampuri of Dhar district in Madhya Pradesh. He was born in a Hindu Jat family of Gotra Kharagdania. His father’s name is Ganpat Singh Verma. He Married with Shrimati Neena Verma (Bhakar) on 22 June 1978. He has got three daughters.

Education

He did his primary education from village Dharampuri. He did his graduation from Christian Collage, Indore. He did his M.A.(Hindi & Political Science) from Indore Christian College, Indore. He completed LL.B. from Indore Christian College, Indore.

Political career

  • He was President of the student’s union in his college life.
  • 1969-72 : he remained Chairman of Dharampuri Municipality.
  • 1977-80 : he was first time elected member of State Assembly and appointed as Parliamentary Secretary.
  • 1980-85, Member, Legislative Assembly, Madhya Pradesh and was Pradesh Mantri of Bhartiya Janta Party.
  • 1989-93 Cabinet Minister, School Education, Higher Education, Sports, Culture, Government of Madhya Pradesh.
  • 1990-93 and 1993-98 1978-80 Parliament Secretary, Education, Sports and Youth Welfare, Government of Madhya Pradesh
  • 1993-98 Leader of the Opposition, Legislative Assembly, Madhya Pradesh
  • April 2000 Elected to Rajya Sabha
  • 2000-04 Union Cabinet Minister of Youth Affairs and Sports, Member of Rajya Sabha
  • 2006 Re-elected to Rajya Sabha
  • 2007- Appointed as National Vice President of Bharatiya Janata Party

Awards

He has won several awards in national level debates in Literature and participated in literary and socio-cultural activities.

Contact Information

Office Address

5, Tughlak Lane , New Delhi-110011 Phone : (011) 23322427, 23322747, 9868181609 E-mail: vvikram@sansad.nic.in

Local Address

B-18, Swami Dayanand Nagar, 74 Bungalows, Bhopal Phone : 0755-2553242

Reference

Official biography

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