Kamal Nath

Kamal Nath
  • Member of Parliament, India

1968, degree in Commerce, St Xavier's College, Calcutta. Former youth worker, Indian National Congress. 1980, 1985, 1989, 1991, 1998, 1999, 2004, 2009, 2011 and 2014, elected to Parliament from Chhindwara Constituency. 1991-95, Union Minister of State, Environment and Forests (Independent Charge); 1995-96, Union Minister of State, Textiles (Independent Charge); 1998-99, Member, Committee on Petroleum and Chemicals; 1999, Member, Committee on Members of Parliament Local Area Development Scheme; 1999-2000, Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Power; 2001-04, Member, Committee on Finance; 2004, Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Mines and Minerals; 2004-09, General Secretary, Indian National Congress; 2009-11, Union Cabinet Minister, Commerce & Industry; 2012-14, Union Cabinet Minister, Road Transport and Highways; May 2014, Union Cabinet Minister, Urban Development; June 2014, Union Cabinet Minister, Parliamentary Affairs. Has sat on various boards. Recipient of honours and awards.