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Faggan Singh Kulaste

Faggan Singh Kulaste

Biography

Faggan Singh Kulaste was former Minister of State for Health and Family Welfare and a member of the 16th Lok Sabha (2014-2019). He represents the Mandla constituency of Madhya Pradesh and is a member of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) political party. He was minister of state in Vajpayee ministry from 1999. In 2019 Parliamentary elections, he reatined the Mandla Lok Sabha seat. He was subsequently appointed Minister of steel.

Personal Life

Full Name Faggan Singh Kulaste
Date of Birth 18 May 1959 (Age 60)
Place of Birth Barbati, Distt. Mandla (Madhya Pradesh)
Party name Bharatiya Janta Party
Education Post Graduate
Profession Agriculturist, Teacher, Political and Social Worker
Father's Name Shri Shobhan Singh Kulaste
Mother's Name Smt. Hero Bai
Spouse's Name Smt. Savitri Kulaste
Spouse's Profession Helper Teacher
No of Sons 1
No of Daughters 3

Contact

Permanent address Gram Jevra, Tehsil- Niwas, Distt.- Mandla
Present address 13-AB, Mathura Road, New Delhi. Telephone : 9868180495
Contact number 09425163775, 09868180495
Email fskulaste@gmail.com
Website www.fskulaste.in
Social Handles

Interesting Facts

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Political Timeline

  • 2019
    He contested and won Mandla Lok Sabha seat and defeated Congress Kamal Singh Marawi by a margin of over 8000 votes.
  • 2019
    He was appointed MoS ministry of Steel.
  • 2014
    Chairperson, Committee on Welfare of Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes.
  • 2014
    Member, Standing Committee on Coal and Steel; Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Civil Aviation.
  • 1999
    He became the Union Minister of State for Tribal Affairs
  • 2017
    He became - Member, Standing Committee on Human Resource Development; Member, Standing Committee on Social Justice and Empowerment.
  • 2016
    Union Minister of State, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.
  • 2015
    He was appointed as Member, General Purposes Committee.
  • 2012
    After losing to Basori Singh Masram of Congress, Faggan Singh was elected to Rajya Sabha in April 2012.
  • 2012
    He became the Member of Committee on Social Justice and Empowerment and the Member of Committee on the Welfare of Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes in May 2012.
  • 1999
    He became the Union Minister of State of Parliamentary Affairs just for two months.
  • 2014
    In Loksabha Elections, Re-elected to 16th Lok Sabha (5th term) from Mandla. He defeated Omkar Singh Markam of Congress.
  • 2012
    He was appointed as the Member of Committee on Urban Development.
  • 2010
    He was again appointed as National President of BJP Scheduled Tribe Morcha.
  • 2006
    He became General Secretary of BJP, Madhya Pradesh. Later he was again elected to same post in 2010.
  • 1998
    He was elected as Patron of Akhil Bharatiya Gond Sangh.
  • 1996
    National Secretary (In-charge) : BJP (ST Cell). Vice-President of Akhil Bhartiya Adivasi Vikash Parishad, Delhi.
  • 1993
    He was appointed as General Secretary (In-charge) of BJP (ST Cell).
  • 1990
    He became a member of State Working Committee, Madhya Pradesh.
  • 1980
    Faggan Singh Kulaste was elected as president of Akhil Bharatiya Adivasi Vikash Parishad, Madhya Pradesh.
  • 2004
    He was the Member of Fourteenth Lok Sabha (fourth term)
  • 2004
    He was appointed as National President of BJP Scheduled Tribe Morcha.
  • 2000
    Vice-President of Akhil Bhartiya Adivasi Vikash Parishad, Madhya Pradesh.
  • 1999
    He again won Loksabha Election from Mandla constituency by defeating Devendra Tekam f Congress.
  • 1998
    He was elected to Twelfth Lok Sabha (second term) from the same constituency. This time he defeated Chhote Lal Uike.
  • 1996
    He was elected to Eleventh Lok Sabha by defeating Mohanlal of Congress from Mandla constituency. Later he became Member, Committee on the Welfare of Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes Member, Committee on External Affairs
  • 1993
    He was elected as the Member of Panchayat Board, Distt. Mandla, Madhya Pradesh
  • 1990
    Faggan Singh Kulaste was elected as the Member of Madhya Pradesh Legislative Assembly. Later he became Member of Planning Board, Government of Madhya Pradesh and Parliamentary Secretary of Department of Public Health and Family Welfare, Government of Madhya Pradesh.
Net Worth2.56 CRORE
ASSETS2.57 CRORE
Liabilities98,311.00

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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