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Dr Mukul Sangma

Dr Mukul Sangma

Biography

Mukul M. Sangma was born in 1965 is a politician from the Indian National Congress and is a former Chief Minister of Meghalaya. He is the current Leader of Opposition in Meghalaya Legislative Assembly. In 1990, he graduated in medicine from the Regional Institute of Medical Sciences (RIMS) in Imphal in 1990 and joined Zikzak Public Health Centre as a health and medical officer in 1991.

Personal Life

Full Name Dr Mukul Sangma
Date of Birth 20 Apr 1965 (Age 54)
Place of Birth Ampatigiri
Party name Indian National Congress
Education Graduate Professional
Profession Social Worker
Father's Name Binoy Bhushan M. Marak
Mother's Name Roshanara Begum
Spouse's Name Dikkanchi D Shira
Spouse's Profession Social Worker
No of Sons 2
No of Daughters 2

Contact

Permanent address Chengkompara, P.O. Ampati, South West Garo Hills, Meghalaya 794115
Present address Chengkompara, P.O. Ampati, South West Garo Hills, Meghalaya 794115
Contact number 9862566276/9856080845

Interesting Facts

Sangma launched the Meghalaya Health Insurance Scheme, a scheme to provide health coverage to families that exist below the poverty line. Sangma launched multiple Social Assistance Programmes, including the Special Wedding Assistance Scheme for orphaned girls over the age of 18 and a programme for providing aid to single mothers and orphaned girls.

Political Timeline

  • 2018
    Sangma was named as one of the candidates for the 2018 Assembly Elections in Meghalaya, contesting for seats from the Songsak and Ampathi constituencies in which he won from both. Currently, he serves as the Leader of Opposition in Meghalaya Legislative Assembly.
  • 2010-2013
    In April 2010, Sangma took oath as the 11th Chief Minister of Meghalaya, following the resignation of DD Lapang. He was sworn in for a second straight term in March 2013.
  • 2009
    In May 2009, he became the Deputy Chief Minister of Meghalaya, acting as a representative of the Indian National Congress-led Meghalaya United Alliance (MUA) government.
  • 2005
    He was appointed as the Deputy Chief Minister of Meghalaya in 2005.
  • 2003
    In 2003, he became the home and education minister in the DD Lapang Ministry of Meghalaya.
  • 1998-2013
    Sangma was re-elected to the Meghalaya Legislative Assembly in 1998, 2003, 2008 and 2013 as a representative of the Indian National Congress candidate.
  • 1996-1998
    He held office as the Parliamentary Secretary for the Government of Meghalaya between the years 1996 and 1998.
  • 1993
    Sangma was elected to the Meghalaya Legislative Assembly from Ampatigiri constituency as an independent candidate, following which he was appointed as the Chairman of the Meghalaya Transport Corporation.
Net Worth12.8 CRORE
ASSETS13.59 CRORE
Liabilities78.9 LAKHS

Disclaimer: The information relating to the candidate is an archive based on the self-declared affidavit filed at the time of elections. The current status may be different. For the latest on the candidate kindly refer to the affidavit filed by the candidate with the Election Commission of India in the recent election.

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