Articles about Prahlad Singh Patel
Prahlad Singh Patel is an advocate and Indian politician who is serving as the Minister of State for Food Processing Industries and Jal Shakti of India, as of 2021. He is also serving as a member of Parliament from Damoh Lok Sabha constituency in Madhya Pradesh. Patel was born on June 28, 1960, in Narsinghpur and completed his education at Jabalpur’s Government Science College. Patel is also an advocate by profession. Previously, Patel has served as the Minister of State for Coal in the Third Vajpayee Ministry. In 1989, Patel was first elected to the 9th Lok Sabha following which he was again re-elected to the 11th Lok Sabha in 1996 for a second term. After this, Patel was again elected to the 13th Lok Sabha in 1999 for the third term from Balaghat. In 2014, he was re-elected to the 16th Lok Sabha for the fourth term and in 2019, to the 17th Lok Sabha (fifth term) from Damoh. In 2019, Patel was appointed the Minister of State (independent charge) for Culture and Tourism.
23 Apr 2021Politics
At a time when people are running from pillars to posts looking for help for their infected family members, Union Minister Prahlad Singh Patel told a man that he would slap him.
27 Jan 2021India
Rakesh Tikait from the Bharatiya Kisan Union (BKU) spoke on Tuesday's Red Fort incident claiming that "some farmers" deflected toward the Delhi monument "unknowingly" and returned after police guided them.
25 Jan 2021India
The Centre is committed to creating international level infrastructure in the Kargil district of Ladakh to make it an adventure tourism destination, Union Minister for Tourism Prahlad Singh Patel said on Sunday.
19 Sep 2020Politics
The Monsoon Session, being held in the shadow of coronavirus, may be cut short as there's a palpable fear about a rise in infections.
10 Sep 2020Entertainment
National Award-winning veteran actor Paresh Rawal (65) has been appointed by President Ram Nath Kovind as the new chairperson of the renowned New Delhi-based theater institute National School of Drama (or the NSD).
29 Dec 2019Politics
Former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister and BSP boss, Mayawati, has suspended a party MLA from Madhya Pradesh after the latter allegedly supported the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA).
07 Aug 2017Politics
A day ahead of Rajya Sabha polls in Gujarat, the 44 Congress MLAs who were being hosted at a Bengaluru resort since some days flew back into the state.
04 Aug 2017Politics
The I-T department has till now seized over Rs. 11cr in the ongoing raids at premises belonging to Karnataka Energy Minister DK Shivakumar and his associates in different cities, including Delhi, Bengaluru and Mysuru.
02 Aug 2017Politics
I-T raided Bengaluru's Eagleton Golf Resort this morning, where Congress is housing about 40 of its Gujarat MLAs whom it flew out amid an exodus.
31 Jul 2017Politics
Forty-two Gujarat Congress MLAs being housed at a resort till the Rajya Sabha polls have denied they were being held "in semi-captivity" against their wishes.
29 Jul 2017Politics
The Gujarat Congress has gone into damage control mode after six of its MLAs resigned in two days ahead of the Rajya Sabha polls.
28 Jul 2017Politics
Ahead of RS polls, Congress is in for a major setback after three senior MLAs from Gujarat Assembly resigned and joined BJP in Amit Shah's presence in Gandhinagar on Thursday.