Mangal Pandey,44, is a senior BJP leader and member of Bihar Legislative Council.He has done his M.A from Institute of Advance Studies from Rajasthan University. Pandey is a businessman. He served as president of state unit of the party from January 2013 to January 2017.
Kali Charan Saraf
Kali Charan Saraf, 66, is a BJP leader and member of legislative assembly from Jaipur city. He holds B.Com and LLB degrees from Rajasthan University. He is the former President of University of Rajasthan.
An IPS officer, Rustam Singh was SP in Jabalpur, Indore and Raipur before he took voluntary retirement form the post of IGP. In 2003, he was elected as member of 12th Vidhan Sabha and worked as Minister for Sports and Youth Welfare, Food and Civil Supplies, Public Health and Family Welfare, Biodiversity and Biotechnology among other departments.
Sri. Brahm Mohindra
Brahm Mohindra was born on 28 April, 1946 in Doraha District of Ludhiana. He holds a degree from Government Mohindra College in Patiala. He is a veteran Congress leader and has won assembly elections for the first time in 1980 and he again won in 1985. Though he lost assembly polls in 1997 and 2002, he was re-elected as MLA in 2012 and 2017.
Anil Vij, 62, is a veteran politician and well-known BJP leader in Haryana who represents the Ambala assembly seat. He has been five-time MLA and has also been the leader of state legislature party. He holds B.Sc degree from Sanatan Dharma College. He is quite media savvy and active on social media. He tweets at @anilvijmantri.
Jagat Prakash Nadda
Jagat Prakash Nadda, 55, is Union Health Minister, National General Secretary of BJP & Member of Parliament Rajya Sabha. He was a health minister in Himachal Pradesh before talking charge of the Union health ministry. He holds LL.B. degree from Himachal University, Shimla. A master-strategist and a trusted lieutenant of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, his utmost priority, in his own words, is “to think out of box to accomplish Swasth Bharat” (Healthy India) mission. He tweets at @JPNadda_bjp
Trivendra Singh Rawat
Trivendra Singh Rawat, 54, is the chief minister of the state and holds the portfolio of health ministry. Rawat has a post-graduate degree in History and a diploma in Journalism from Hemwati Nandan Bahuguna Garhwal University. He has worked as editor of Rashtradev magazine in Meerut. Rawat is a member of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh and held the post of organizing secretary of the Uttarakhand.
Arjun Kumar Ghatani
Arjun Kumar Ghatani, 34, is MLA from Salgari Zoom area of Sikkim. He holds graduate degree and a L.L.B degree from University of North Bengal. He believes that the state has the great potential of natural medicinal plants.
Dr. Himanta Biswa Sarma
Dr. Himanta Biswa Sarma, age 49 is an Indian politician from Assam. He is a member of BJP since 2015. Prior to this he was a member of Indian National Congress. Sarma holds degree in Political Science and law (LLB). He has also obtained PhD degree from Guwahati University. Sarma was sworn in as Cabinet Minister in May, 2016 and the BJP leadership appointment him the convener of North-East Democratic Alliance.
Rajesh Tacho, 58, belongs to the Indian National Congress. Currently, he is the incumbent MLA from Anini district. As health minister, he counts his biggest priority to provide doctors and paramedical staff for remote and vast hilly area spread over 83743 sq.km.
S.Pangnyu Phom, 54, is a current BJP MLA of Nagaland assembly constituency. Phom holds a degree of Graduation and is Health and Family Welfare Minister in the Nagaland Government.
L Jayanta Kumar Singh
L Jayanta Kumar Singh holds M.A. and LLB degrees from Nagpur University. He is a career politician and is a senior member of the National People’s Party, which was founded by P A Sangma in 2012.
Lal Thanzara, 66, is the current minister for health of state of Mizoram. He has a degree in political science and is a contractor by profession. (Mr. Thanzara resigned on 19 August 2015)
Sudip Roy Barman
Shri Sudip Roy Barman, age 54 is an Indian politician from Tripura. He is a member of Bharatiya Janta Party since 2017. Currently he is the MLA of Agartala Constituency which he has held since 1998. He was a former member of Indian National Congress and All India Trinamool Congress.
Roshan Warjri holds Bachelor of Arts Lady Keane College, Gauhati University. Before holding the portfolio of health minister, she has the home minister of the state.
Chief Minister of Bengal Mamata Bannerjee, 59, is also the state’s health minister. She is the first woman chief minister of the state. In 2012, Time magazine named her one of the "100 Most influential People in the World."
Ramchandra Chandravanshi is a BJP MLA from Bishrampur constituency. He is a social worker by profession. Mr. Chandrawansi is keen to improve the healthcare facilities in villages and at district level and he wants more and more doctors to serve in rural areas. His ministry is considering ban on private practise of the government doctors. He recently revealed that funds for a new medical college in the state remained unutilised for the last ten years.
Shri Kishor Kanani(Kumar)
Kishorbhai Shivabhai Kanani, 56, is a senior leader of BJP and in 2017 elections he won from Varachha Road constituency in the Surat district. By profession, he is a business and runs textile weaving business. He is 9th pass from Shree. K.C. Kothari School Medium Varacha Road, Surat.
Ajay Chandrakar is MLA of Kurud region of Chhattisgarh's Dhamtari District. He has also held post of Minister of Panchayat and Rural Development as well as the Minister for Culture and Tourism. He has an MA degree in Hindi and has an ardent passion for reading and writing. His dream, in his words, is to envision Chhattisgarh as a state topping the human index with 100% literacy. He tweets at @Ajay_Chandrakar
Atanu Sabyasachi Nayak
Atanu Sabyasachi Nayak is an MLA from Mahakalapada constituency. He holds a degree in management from IMM Delhi. He is the Minister of health and family Welfare and also holds the Information and Public Relation department
Dr. Deepak Sawant
Dr Deepak Sawant is doctor by profession and he says his top agenda includes bringing super specialty doctors to rural areas and focus on maternal mortality rate. Maternal mortality is unacceptably high among women living in rural areas of Maharashtra. Dr. Sawant, a Shive Sena leader, is active on social media and tweets at @drdeepaksawant.
Dr. Kamineni Srinivas
Dr. Kamineni Srinivas, 67, holds MBBS degree from Rangaraj Medical College. Among his top priorities are to upgrade facilities at hospitals across state, establish super specialty hospitals in each district, supply generic medicines for cheap rates and take measures to reduce infant and maternal mortality rate which is very high in the state. He is perhaps the only health minister in India who has pledged to donate his organ.
K. R. Ramesh Kumar is an Indian politician and a member of Indian National Congress. Kumar started his political career in seventies. He won 2018 assembly election successively. Besides holding the Health and Family Welfare Ministry portfolio Ramesh Kumar in his forty-year political career has held many posts in the Karnataka Legislative Assembly and the Government of Karnataka.
Dr. C. Vijay Bhaskar is a member of AIADMK and Member of Tamil Nadu constituency. The 41-year-old MBBS graduate Vijayabaskar has become a minister for the first time. He represents the Viralimalai Assembly Constituency in Pudukottai district. Dr. Bhaskar says the healthcare is the top priority for the state and that this is evident from the budget allocation for the sector, which has increased by 67% since 2011.
K. K. Shylaja
K. K. Shylaja, 59, is a retired teacher and political worker. She was an active worker of Kerala Socialist Students Federation, SFI, Kerala Socialist Youth Federation and Women’s Movement.
Shri. Vishwajit Rane
Vishwajit Rane, 46, is a BJP leader and ex-Congress party legislator. He is the son of former Goa CM Pratapsingh Raoji. He is a commerce graduate from Goa University and completed his Masters Management studies from Manipal. Rane has also served as the Goa’s Minister of Health, Agriculture and Craftsmen Training from 2007 to 2012. He has been allotted the health portfolio of the statein April 2017.
Vipin Singh Parmar
Vipin Singh Parmar, age 54 belongs to BJP party. He holds the degree of BA, LLB and currently he is the Health and Family Welfare Minister of Himachal Pradesh. Parmar is also a member of Himachal Pradesh Legislative Assembly.
Shri Sidharth Nath Singh
Siddharth Nath Singh, 53 is a BJP member and grandson of former Prime Minister late Lal Bahadur Shastri. Siddharth is a businessman and owner of Blue Print Infra Pvt Ltd. He is a pass-out of Army Public School and St Columba's School, New Delhi. He is one of the most popular face of BJP on National TV.
C Laxma Reddy, 52, is a medical practitioner by profession. He holds BHMS degree from HKES College. He was moved from the role of energy minister to take over the health portfolio after massive criticism of Telangana government for its poor handling of the swine flu epidemic.
India is a Union of States with a clear demarcation of powers between the Centre and the States. Healthcare is a State subject but the Central government can legislate on matters relating to population control, drugs, medical education and the medical profession.
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