Member of Gujarat Legislative Assembly (MLA) Sayajigunj

Name: Jitendra Ratilal Sukhadiya
Party: Bharatiya Janata Party
Constituency: 142, Sayajigunj
District: Vadodara City





Born: 5th January 1946, Vadodara.

Education: Diploma in Mechanical Engineering. (For seven Semesters).

Spouse and Children: Smt. Kusumbahen, two sons, one daughter.

Occupation: Social service and political activity.




Parliamentary Career:

  1. Member, Eleventh Gujarat Legislative Assembly, 2002-07.
  2. Member,Twelfth Gujarat Legislative Assembly, 2007-12.
  3. Govt. Chief Whip, Gujarat Legislative Assembly, 2002-07.
  4. Minister of State for Tourism, NRG Prabhag, Food, Civil Supplies and Consumers’ Affairs from 2nd February 2011 to 25th Decemebr 2012.

Activities:

  • Trustee, Shri Sukhadiya Dasha Shrimali Gyati Panch.
  • Founder-President and Trustee, All Gujarat Sukhadiya Samaj.
  • President, Elembic Employees’ Union.
  • Member, Executive Committee, Bharatiya Janata Party, Gujarat Pradesh.
  • Ex-Vice President, Bharatiya Janata Party, Gujarat Pradesh.
  • Ex–President, Bharatiya Janata Party, Vadodara City.

Hobby: Reading of historical books, biographies, novels, travel, listening to songs and music.

Travel Abroad:  America, Canada, New Zealand, Singapore, Dubai.

Permanent Address: ‘Shantar’, 18, Krishna Enclave,Near Jain Temple, Manjalpur,Vadodara – 390 011.
Tel. No. (0265) 3252500.