Member of Gujarat Legislative Assembly (MLA) Rajkot (South)
Born: 7th August 1949, Dangarvada, Taluka Kalawad, Dist. Jamnagar
Spouse and Children: Smt. Kantabahen, one son, four daughters.
Occupation: Agriculture, Trade.
- Member, Twelfth Gujarat Legislative Assembly, 2007-12.
- Minister of State for Agriculture, Foods and Civil Supplies and Consumers Affairs, Forests and Environment in the Govt. of Gujarat since 26th December 2012.
- Ex-President, Rajkot District Bharatiya Janata Party.
- Ex-Trustee, Sardar Patel Seva Samaj Trust, Rajkot.
- Ex-Chairman, Rajkot Municipal Corporation School Board.
- Ex-Deputy Mayor, Rajkot Municipal Corporation.
- Ex-Chairman, Gujarat State Rural Development Corporation Ltd. Gandhinagar.
Hobby: Reading, sports.
Permanent Address: Amrutvilla, Jay park, Nanamava Road,Near Suryamukhi Hanuman Mandir,Rajkot
Present Address: Bungalow No. 14, Ministers Enclave,Sector-20, Gandhinagar -382 020