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Vincent H. Pala

Vincent H. Pala


Vincent H Pala was born to John Dkhar and Hermelinda Pala in Lamyrsiang village in East Jaintia Hills district of Meghalaya. He holds Civil Engineering degree from Jalpaiguri Government Engineering College and later he worked as Assistant Chief Engineer in the Public Works Department of the Government of Meghalaya..He married Dimorine Tariang and has four daughters: Dr. Wanmancy, Daphihi, Fiola, and Azaria. He resides at Edamanry Cottage, Dhankheti, Shillong.

Pala , an Engineer by Profession turned Politician belongs to Indian National Congress Party ,he was elected to 15th Lok Sabha in 2009 representing Shillong (Lok Sabha constituency).Initially he worked as Union Minister of States, Water Resources and later selected for the Union Minister of State, Minority Affairs.He was Re-elected in the 2014 election and became the member of the 16th Lok Sabha representing Shillong.

Personal Life

Full Name Vincent H. Pala
Date of Birth 14 Feb 1968 (Age 52)
Place of Birth Lamyrsiang, East Jaintia Hills Distt. (Meghalaya)
Party name Indian National Congress
Education Graduate Professional
Profession Engineer
Father's Name Shri John Dkhar
Mother's Name Smt. Hermelinda Pala
Spouse's Name Smt. Dimorine Tariang
No of Daughters 4


Permanent address Khayyam Bangalow, Nongrim Hills, Shillong-793003, East Khasi Hills, Meghlaya
Present address 21, B. R. Mehta Lane, K.G. Marg, New Delhi - 110 001
Contact number 09650806333, 09868203333
Email vincent.pala@sansad.nic.in

Interesting Facts

Vincent H Pala also served as an Auxiliary for:
He was the Chief Coordinator, Meghalaya Pradesh Congress Committee

Political Timeline

  • 2014
    He was Re-Elected to 16th Lok Sabha (2nd term)
  • 2011
    19 Jan 2011 - 27 Oct. 2012: He was the Union Minister of State, Minority Affairs (Additional Charge)
  • 2009
    He was Elected to 15th Lok Sabha 28 May 2009 - 27 Oct. 2012: He was the Union Minister of State, Water Resources
Net Worth49.71 CRORE

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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