Rao Inderjit Singh

President
Paralympic Committee of India


Son of Late Rao Birender Singh,
Ex-Chief Minister of Haryana
and Union Agriculture, Food and Civil Supply Minister


Educational Qualification:

  • (i) LLB :- Law Faculty, Delhi University
  • (ii) B.A. (Hons.):- Hindu College, Delhi University
  • (iii) ISC :- Lawrence School, Sanawar (HP)

Sportsmanship

Rao Inderjit Singh was a member of the Indian shooting Team from 1990 to 2003 and won a Bronze Medal at the Commonwealth Shooting Championship.

He was also a National Champion in Skeet for three consecutive years and won three Gold medals in the SAF Games

Party Name: BJP, Constituency: Gurgaon, Haryana
Positions Held:
  • Elected as MLA 4 times from Jatusana Vidhan Sabha, Haryana - (1977-82, 1982-87, 1991-96, 2000-04)
  • 1986-87, Minister of State, Independent Charge, Food and Civil Supplies, Govt. of Haryana
  • 1991-96, Cabinet Minister, Government of Haryana and looked after the portfolios of Environment & Forests and Medical & Technical Education
  • 1991-96, Cabinet Minister, Government of Haryana and looked after the portfolios of Environment & Forests and Medical & Technical Education
  • 1998, Elected to 12th Lok Sabha
  • 1998-99, Member, Committee on Science and Technology, Environment & Forest
  • 2004 Elected to 14th LokSabha (2nd Term)
  • May 2004-06, Union Minister of State, External Affairs, Govt. of India
  • February 2006-09, Union Minister of State, Defense Production, Govt. of India
  • 2009, Re-elected to 15th LokSabha (3rd Term)
  • 2009-2014, Chairman, Parliamentary Standing Committee on Information and Technology
  • 05 April 2014, Resigned from 15th LokSabha
  • 2009-2014, Chairman, Parliamentary Standing Committee on Information and Technology
  • May 2014, Re-elected to 16th LokSabha (4th Term)
  • 27 May 2014, Union Minster of State (Independent Charge), Planning; Statistics and Programme, Implementation and Union Minister of State for Defence, Govt. of India
  • 9 November 2014, Union Minister of State (Independent Charge), Ministry of Planning; Union Minister of State, Ministry of Defence, Govt. of India

Social and Cultural Activities:

  • (i) President, Bharatiya Yadav Maha Sabha (Regd.)
  • (ii) Providing educational facilities in rural areas