Member of Gujarat Legislative Assembly (MLA) Nadiad

Name: Pankajbhai Vinubhai Desai
Party: Indian National Congress 
Constituency: 116, Nadiad
District: Kheda





Born: 19th July 1961, Bhadran, Taluka Borsad, Dist. Anand.

Education: B.Sc. (Chemistry).

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

Occupation: Agriculture and trade.




Parliamentary Career:

  1. Member,Tenth Gujarat Legislative Assembly, 1998-2002.
  2. Member,Eleventh Gujarat Legislative Assembly, 2002-07.
  3. Member,Twelfth Gujarat Legislative Assembly, 2007-12.
  4. Govt. Chief Whip, from 25th August 2010 to 20th December 2012 and since 18th February 2013.

Activities:

  • Member,Rogi Kalyan Samiti, Civil Hospital, Nadiad.
  • Member, C.E.C., Maha Gujarat Hospital, Nadiad.
  • Member,Nadiyad Educational Society, Nadiad.
  • Member,Charutar Vidyamandal, Vallabh Vidyanagar.
  • Member,Nadiad Nagarpalika, 1985-90 and 1995-2000.
  • Chairman, Nadiad Nagarpalika, 1995-96.
  • Ex-Member, Gujarat State Youth Service Cultural and Sports Board, Gandhinagar.
  • Ex-Syndicate Member, Sardar Patel University, Vallabh Vidyanagar.
  • Interested in organizing and attending Vidvan Vyakhyanmala at Nadiad.

Hobby: Adventurous sports, Hockey, swimming, reading of religious books, travelling.

Travel Abroad:  merica, Britain, France, Kenya, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Tanzania, U.A.E, Luxemburg, Belgium.

Permanent Address: Opp. Bharat Tobacco  Company,V.K.V. Road, Nadiad – 387 001.       Tel. No. (0268) 2528714.