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Tuesday, July 9, 2019
When Excellence & Passion meet
His Excellency Shri V. P. Singh Badnore (born 12 May 1948) is the Governor of Punjab, India and Administrator, Union Territory of Chandigarh. He was a member of Rajya Sabha, elected on 17 June 2010. He was earlier a member of the 14th Lok Sabha and 13th Lok Sabha of India. He represented the Bhilwara constituency of Rajasthan.
He was chosen as the Member of Parliament from Bhilwara (Lok Sabha constituency) from tenure 1999-2009
: 1977-1980, 1985-1990, 1993-1998, 1998-1999 Member of Rajasthan Legislative Assembly : 1988-1999 Cabinet Minister Irrigation, Government of Rajasthan. : 1999-2004 Member Thirteen Loksabha : 2004-2009 Member Fourteenth Loksabha : 2010-2016 Member Rajya Sabha : 1999-2000 Member Committee on Energy and Defense and Convener of its Sub-Committee on Action Taken Report 2001 : Convener, Sub-Committee on Electricity Bill, 2001 : Convener, Sub-Committee on Nuclear Energy 2001-2002 : Member, Joint Parliamentary Committee on Stock Market Scam 2001-2003 : Member, Consultative Committee for the Ministry of External Affairs Member : National Advisory Committee : NCC Member, Library Committee Member, National Tourism Board
2004-2009 Committee on Energy Member, : National Tiger Conservation Authority July 2010 : Member, Consultative Committee for the Ministry of Environments and Forests May 2012 – Sept. 2014 : Member Committee on Petitions Aug. 2010 – Aug. 2011 and Aug. 2012 – May 2014 : National Advisory Committee on Tourism, 2002-2003 : National Committee on NCC : Wild Life Preservation Board, Rajasthan for the last 20 Years : Steering Committee, “Project Tiger”
Board of Governors, Mayo College Ajmer since 1985 : Collaboration Committee of Mayo College General Council; Vice President,
Bhartiya Janta Party, Rajasthan, 1989-1990 and 2001- 2010 : Mayoor School, Abu Dhabi since 2013
Founder Member and Executive Member, Indo British Parliamentary Forum;
2003-2004; Co-Chair of the Indo US Parliamentary Forum;
Worked in London(UK) in New Caxton Encyclopedia in 1970;
Worked in Escorts Ltd. (India)in the Management Cadre 1970-1977 and 1980-1981
Founder Member / Vice President : Mayoor Abi Dhabi School, 2012-2013 : Mayoor Chopasni, Jodhpur, 2012-2013 and : Mayoor School, Raipur, 2012-2013, 2015 : Jan. 2015 – Participated UNFPA-IAPPD Conference at Bangkok : Sept. 2015 – To attend Climate Change and Renewable Energy Conference of Parliamentarians at London, UK : Oct 2015 – Leader of 5 Members MP’s Delegation to Japan for furthering bilateral relationship sponsored by Sasakawa Peace Foundation, Japan : On August 22, 2016 – Took over as the Governor of Punjab and Administrator of UT Chandigarh