Member of Gujarat Legislative Assembly (MLA) Surat (West)

Name: Purneshkumar Ishwarlal Modi *
Party: Bharatiya Janata Party
Constituency: 167, Surat (West)
District: Surat city

Born: 22nd October 1965, Surat. 

Education: B. Com, LL. B (Special). 

Spouse and Children: Smt. Beenabahen, one son, two daughters. 

Occupation: Legal practice.


  • Corporator, Surat Municipal Corporation, 2000-05.
  • Leader, Bharatiya Janata Party, Surat Municipal Corporation, 2004-05.
  • President, Surat City B.J.P., since 2010. 

Hobby: Reading, especially books on history, listening to old Hindi movie songs.  

Travel Abroad:  Dubai.

Permanent Address: 4, Saidham Row Houses,Through Alishan Aprments’ Lane,Opp. Fire Station, Adajn, Surat.

* Elected in the bye-election held in Novemebr-December, 2013 for the seat fallen vacant due to the sad demise of Member Shri Kishorebhai Vankawala.