Member of Gujarat Legislative Assembly (MLA) Umargam
Born: 1st June 1952, Dhodipada, Taluka Umargam, Dist. Valsad.
Education: Standard – IX.
Spouse and Children: Smt. Parvatibahen, four sons.
- Member,Ninth Gujarat Legislative Assembly, 1995-97.
- President,Tenth Gujarat Legislative Assembly, 1998-2002.
- President,Twelfth Gujarat Legislative Assembly, 2007-12.
- Secretary, Umargam Taluka Varli Samaj.
- Vice President, Umargam Taluka Scheduled Caste Front, Bharatiya Janata Party.
- Secretary, Valsad District Bharatiya Janata Party.
- President, J.N.C High School Trust, Maroli.
- President, Shri Vivekananda High School Trust, Manekpur.
- Pradesh Delegate, Bharatiya Janata Party.
- In-Charge, Valsad District Scheduled Caste Front, Bharatiya Janata Party.
- Ex-President, Umargam Taluka JanataDal.
- Ex-Administrator, Sarigam Vibhag Adivasi Gramodyog Coop. Society Ltd. Was Member of Taluka Panchayat and District Panchayat.
- Trustee, Zaroli Adivasi Trust-run School.
- Chairman, Damanganga Sugar Factory.
- Ex-Secratary and Ex-President, Umargam Taluka JanataDal.
Hobby: Reading .
Permanent Address: At and Post Dhodipada, Taluka Umargam, Dist. Valsad.