Jagdeep Dhankhar is the Vice President of India and an Indian politician and the former Governor of West Bengal. And he was also a member of the Bharatiya Janata Party and the RSS, apart from that, he has been a Lok Sabha MP from Jhunjhunu, Rajasthan, and was also a Union Minister of India.
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|Date of Birth :
|18 May 1951
|Jhunjhunu district of Rajasthan
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|Famous As :
|14TH Vice President of India, Former Governor of West Bengal
|B.Sc and LLB
|Jagdeep Dhankhar Wife :
|Sudesh Dhankhar (1979)
Jagdeep Dhankhar Biography: Vice President of India Jagdeep Dhankhar is born on 18 May 1951 in a small village ‘Kithana’ in Jhunjhunu district of Rajasthan, and, currently he is known to the 14th Vice President of India, And Before becoming President, he was a Lok Sabha MP and Union Minister of Chandrasekhar’s government in 80s. And he was appointed as the Governor of West Bengal on 20 July 2019.
Jagdeep Dhankhar Family
Jagdeep’s father’s name is Gokal Chand who was a farmer, and his mother’s name is Kesari Devi. Apart from this, he also has uncle, nephew etc. in his family.
Jagdeep Dhankhar Wife & Children
Dhankhar is married to Sudesh Dhankhar in 1979, and his daughter’s name is Kamna.
Jagdeep dhankhar education
Jagdeep Dhankhar has completed his primary and middle school education from Kithna Government School and Ghadhana Government School, and then completed his studies up to 10th from Sainik School, Chittorgarh and then from Jaipur University, he was completed his B.Sc and LLB studies.
Jagdeep dhankar advocacy career
Jagdeep Dhankhar started an advocate’s career in 1979. And His junior and currently in the Rajasthan High Court, Additional Solicitor General RD Rastogi considers Dhankhar as a his guru.
Jagdeep Dhankhar Politics Life
Dhankhar is a part of Indian Politics sinc last 30 years. He was a Member of Parliament representing the Janata Dal in the 9th Lok Sabha from Jhunjhunu (Lok Sabha constituency) in Rajasthan during 1989–91. He was also a former member of Legislative Assembly from Kishangarh, Rajasthan in 10th Legislative Assembly Rajasthan and former president of Rajasthan High Court Bar Association, Jaipur during 1993-98.
NDA Vice Presidential candidate Shri Jagdeep Dhankhar with Hon’ble Governor of Manipur @manipurgovernor & #WestBengal Shri La Ganesan ji @LaGanesan @HomeBengal at New Delhi. pic.twitter.com/ut8wsfsdde— Jagdeep Dhankhar (@jdhankhar1) August 5, 2022
He has fulfilled the responsibility of Parliamentary Affairs Minister in Chandrasekhar’s government. Whether it is Lok Sabha or Vidhan Sabha, he has been included in the important committees of the House where he was a member of the Assembly. Along with this, he has also played an important role in providing reservation to the Jat fraternity in Rajasthan. On 20 July 2019, he was appointed as a Governor of West Bengal.
Jagdeep Dhankhar 15th Vice President
He was then elected to the post of Vice President in 2022 on the NDA candidate, and in which he got 528 votes, and became the 14th Vice President of India.