Rakesh Pathania is an Indian Politician who belongs to the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and is a Member of the Legislative Assembly representing the Nurpur constituency for the third time.
Rakesh Pathania Political Career
Rakesh started his political journey in 1991. He became the President of BJP Kisan Morcha, State Secretary of BJP Kisan Morcha, and a Member of BJP State Executive. From 1998 to 2003, he served as the Chairman of the Tourism Development Corporation.
In 2017, he became a member of the Legislative Assembly of the Nurpur constituency, Himachal Pradesh for the third time. He defeated Ajay Mahajan of the Indian National Congress (INC) by a margin of 6,642 votes.
In 2021, the cabinet reshuffle took place as a result he became the cabinet minister for Forest, Sports and Youth Affairs for BJP in Himachal Pradesh Legislative Assembly.
Rakesh Pathania Family and Background
Rakesh Pathania was born on 15th November 1964 in Ladori, Kangra, Himachal Pradesh. His father’s name is Col. Kahan Singh Pathania. His wife’s name is unknown but by profession, she is an Educationist and has a dairy business. The couple had two children – 1 son and 1 daughter.
Rakesh Pathania Education
Rakesh has done Intermediate (12th Pass). He has done Pre-University Examination in April 1981 at SMDRSD College Pathankot from GNDU Amritsar.
Rakesh has assets of Rs 3 crore. He has a net worth of Rs2.75 crore.
|D.O.B.||15th November 1964|
|Hometown||Ladori, Kangra, Himachal Pradesh|
|Profession|| Dairy Business|
|Family||Father – Kahan Singh Pathania|
Mother – N/A
Spouse – N/A
|Political Party||Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)|
|Education||Intermediate (12th Pass)|
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