Member of Gujarat Legislative Assembly (MLA) Mehsana

Name: Nitinkumar Ratilal Patel
Party: Bharatiya Janata Party
Constituency: 25, Mehsana
District: Mehsana

Born: 22nd June 1956, Visnagar, Dist. Mehsana.

Education: B. Com

Spouse and Children: Smt. Sulochnabahen, two sons

Occupation: Cotton ginning and pressing industries and oil industries.

Parliamentary Career:

  1. Member, Eighth Gujarat Legislative Assembly, 1990-95.
  2. Member, Ninth Gujarat Legislative Assembly, 1995-97.
  3. Member, Tenth Gujarat Legislative Assembly, 1998-2002.
  4. Member, Twelfth Gujarat Legislative Assembly, 2007-2012.
  5. Member, Committee on Govt. Assurances, Committee on Public Undertakings, Committee on Estimates, Eighth Gujarat Legislative Assembly.
  6. Treasurer, B.J.P. Legislature Party.
  7. Minister, Health and Family Welfare, Govt. of Gujarat, 1995-96.
  8. Minister, Agriculture, Small and Medium Irrigation Schemes, 1998-99.
  9. Minister, Small and Medium Irrigation Schemes, Roads and Buildings (Works undertaken by Panchayats), 1999-2001.
  10. Minister, Finance and Revenue, 2001-02.
  11. Minister, Water Supply, Water Resources (except Kalpsar Section), Urban Development and Urban Housing from 4th January 2008 to 25th December 2012.
  12. Minister, Finance, Health, Medical Education, Family Welfare, Transport since 26th December 2012.
  13. Member, Empower Committee for the implementation of VAT, Govt. of Gujarat, 2002.


  • President, Kadi Nagarpalika, 1988-90.
  • President, Mehsana District Bharatiya Janata Party, 1997-98.
  • Member, Executive Committee, Sarva Vidyalaya Kelvani Mandal, Kadi.
  • Member, Executive Committee, Bhagyodaya General Hospital, Kadi.
  • Vice President, Sanskar Mandal, Kadi.
  • Vice President,Skum Trust School, Thaltej, Ahmedabad.
  • General Secretary, Kadi Taluka Navnirman Committee, 1974.
  • General Secretary, C. N. Arts and B. D. Commerce College, Kadi, 1976.
  • Director, Kadi Agricultural Produce Market Committee, since 1984.
  • Director, Mehsana District Coop. Bank Ltd. for eight years.
  • Member of Executive Committee, Sarv Vidyalaya Kelavani Mandal, Kadi.
  • Member of Executive Committee, Executive Committee, Bhagyoday General Hospital, Kadi.
  • Member of Executive Committee, Panjarapole Sanstha, Kadi.
  • Member of Executive Committee, Kadi Municipality, 1977-92.
  • During the membership of Kadi Municipality for 15 years, he has served as Chairman of various Committees including the Executive Committee of Kadi Municipality.

Hobby: Social service, reading and sports.

Travels Abroad: Nepal, USA, South Korea, Spain, Germany.  

Permanent Address: Bungalow No. 8, Manichandra Society,Vibhag No. 4, Nr. Surdhara Circle,Ahmedabad – 380 051