Union Minister Profile

Radha Mohan Singh, an Indian politician and a member of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) became a Union Cabinet Minister in 2014. He is Member of Parliament from Purvi Champaran constituency of Bihar. Under Shri Narendra Bhai Modi's Prime Ministership, he was appointed Minister of Agriculture on 26th May, 2014.

He was born in Narha Panapur on September 1, 1949. The place is situated in the East Champaran district of Bihar. He completed his Graduation Degree (B.A.) from M.S. College, Bihar University, Motihari, Bihar. He got married to Shanti Devi and the couple is blessed with a daughter and a son.

Throughout his political career, he has been considered as a man of the organisation. The party members have always praised him for his contribution and dedication towards the party.

Career and Positions Held:
1967-68 Nagar Pramukh, Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) Motihari
1969 Mandal Secretary, Jana Sangh
1970-77 Organizational Secretary, Jana Sangh, East Champaran, Bihar State
1977-80 General Secretary, Bharatiya Janata Party (B.J.P.), East Champaran, Bihar State
1980-87 Regional Organising Secretary, B.J.P., Muzaffarpur, Bihar State
1988-90 President, Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha (B.J.Y.M.), Bihar State
1990-93 General Secretary, B.J.P., Bihar
1993-2000 Secretary, State Election Committee, B.J.P, Bihar
2004-2005 Vice President, B.J.P, Kissan Morcha
2006 State President, BJP, Bihar
2010 - 12 Sah Prabhari, B.J.P. - U.P
2011 - 12 Convenor - All India Membership Companioning, B.J.P
2013 Prabhari - B.J.P., Uttarkhand President - All India Diciplinary Committee, B.J.P
Parliamentary career::
1989-90 Elected to 9th Lok Sabha
1990-91 Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Communications Member, Standing Committee on Industry & Mines
1996 Re-elected to 11th Lok Sabha (2nd term)Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Railways Member, Standing Committee, Ministry of Communications
1999 Re-elected to 13th Lok Sabha (3rd term)Member, Standing Committee on Commerce Member, Committee to Review the rate of dividend Payable by the Railway Undertaking to General Revenue Member, Committee on Communications Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Petroleum & Natural Gas
2009 Re-elected to 15th Lok Sabha (4th term) Member, Consultative Committee, Minister of Petroleum & Natural Gas
31st Aug. 2009 Member, Standing Committee on Energy
23rd Sep. 2009 Member, Joint Committee on Salaries and Allowances of Members of Parliament Member, Railway Convention Committee Member, Committee on Estimates
May, 2014 Re-elected to 16th Lok Sabha (5th term)/td>
26th May 2014 onwards Union Cabinet Minister, Agriculture
Social and Cultural Activities:
President, Vaidyanath Seva Trust
President, Rickshaw Chalak Kalyan Samiti, Motihari, Bihar
President, Pandit Din Dayal Upadhayay Smriti Nyas
Sports and Clubs:
District President - Association of Bihar Cricket, Ex-State Vice President - Association of Bihar Cricket.
Countries Visited:
England, France, Malaysia, New Zealand, Scottland, Singapore, Thailand and Brazil.
Throughout his life, he has been a member of Jan Sangh and BJP. Since his youth, he was an active RSS Swayamsevak. His political career has always been on the rise. His career graph kept accelerating which finally led him to the position of the Union Cabinet Minister. After assuming charge, he said: "Our main priority will be to empower farmers of the country". Shri Radha Mohan Singh is deeply committed to the cause of the poor and down trodden and he firmly believes in empowering the farmers of the country. His clear vision is that if the country is to strengthen, the villages and farmers have to be strengthened.