Member of Gujarat Legislative Assembly (MLA) Sabarmati

Name: Arvindbhai Gandalal Patel 
Party: Bharatiya Janata Party
Constituency: 55, Sabarmati
District: Ahmedabad City

Born: 1st June 1954, Paliyad, Taluka Kalol, Dist. Gandhinagar.

Education: Old S.S.C.

Spouse and Children: Smt. Vinabahen, one son and one daughter.

Occupation: Wholesale treading of Sugar and jaggery and Commission Agent, Estate Broker and Builders, Automobile Industries.   


  • President, Kadava Patidar Betalis Samaj Education Trust, Ahmedabad.
  • President, Shri Umiya Parivar, Ranip.
  • Ex-President, Lions Club of Ahmedabad.
  • Vice President, S. J. Patel Sarvajanik Hospital, Paliyad.
  • Vice President, Shri Gram Vikas Mandal, Paliyad.
  • Vice President, Paliyad Pragati Mandal, Ahmedabad.
  • Vice President, Andh Kalyan Mandal, Ranip for 15 years.
  • Member, City Taluka Panchayat, 1987-94.
  • Vice President, Land Development Bank (by City Taluka Panchayat).
  • Vice President, Ahmedabad District Coop. Bank (by City Taluka Panchayat).
  • Councilor, Ranip Municipality, 1995-2000.
  • President, Ranip Municipality, 1996-97.
  • Chairman of various Committees of Ranip Municipality during 1997-2000.
  • Primary and Active Member, Bharatiy Janata Party, since 1985.
  • Member, Coordination Committee, Ranip Ward, BJP, since 2001.
  • Honorary Secretary, Andh Kalyan Mandal, Ranip, for last five years.
  • Honorary Secretary, Gujarat Jaggery merchants’ Association.
  • Associate Secretary, Kadava Patidar Betalis Samaj Pragati Mandal, Ahmedabad.
  • Trustee, Shri Sarveshwar Mandir Trust and Manek Smruti Hall.
  • Executive Committee Member, Karuna Trust, Ahmedabad.
  • Executive Committee Member, Shri Paliyad Kelavani Mandal, for last 15 years.
  • Executive Committee Member, Madhupura Brokers’ Association, Madhupura.
  • Executive Committee Member, Kadava Patidar Betalis Samaj Kelavani Uttejak Mandal, Kalol.
  • Executive Committee Member, Kadava Patidar Betalis Samaj Sudharak Mandal, Kalol.
  • Executive Committee Member, Ranip Public Library.
  • Member, Ahmedabad Distrct N.R.I. Committee, Govt. of Gujarat, since 1999.
  • Credit Advisor, Shri Kadi Nagarik Coop. Bank, Ranip and Stadium Branch.
  • Joint Managing Director, Ranip Betalis Credit Coop. Bank Ltd., Ranip.
  • Invited Member, Dharti Vikas Mandal, Narnpura.
  • Advisory Member, Gayatri Education Trust, Ranip.
  • Besides this, in 1988, as an active Party worker, he worked in cattle-camps and drought relief activities, in 1990 and 1997.
  • He worked for Assembly Election of the Sarkhej Constituency and in 1990 for Ranip Municipality Elections.
  • During the Lok Sabha Elections of Gandhinagar Constituency in 1991 and 1996, he actively did his duty as an Election In-charge.

Hobby: Reading, health services, service of blind and physically handicaped people, cooperative and social activities.

Travels Abroad: U.K. and other European countries and America.

Permanent Address: 22-A, Haridwar Society, Kashiba Road,Near Ramji Mandir, Ranip,Ahmedabad-382480.
Tel. No.: (079) 27521642 (O),  27522829 (R)