Punjab Legislative Assembly



Deputy Speaker, Legislative Assembly of Punjab (India)
Constituency: SUJANPUR
Official Residence: Kothi No.922, Sector 39-A, Chandigarh Phone : 0172-2625965
Permanent Address: Village Chak Madho Singh, Pangoli Chowk, Tehsil & District Pathankot, Punjab.
Contact: 0172-2625965 (Chandigarh) 0186-2390304 (Pathankot) 98158-43304 (Mobile) Email: singhthakurdinesh[at]yahoo[dot]in

Personal Information

Father's Name
: Mr. Bhim Singh
Mother's Name
: Mrs. Kaushalya Devi
Date of Birth
: 17th June, 1962.
Place of Birth
: Village Manwal, District Pathankot.
Marital Status
: Married
Spouse's Name
: Mrs. Meena Thakur
: Two daughters & one son.
Educational Qualification
:B.A (II)
: Farmer

Political career

Participating in RSS Activities since student days.

Elected General Secretary, ABVP (Pathankot).

Mandal President of Yuva Morcha, BJP from 2001 to 2004.

Mandal President of Shahpur Kandi Mandal from 2004 to 2007.

Given BJP ticket from Sujanpur Assembly Constituency and elected in 2007 Assembly Elections with a margin of 327 votes.

Appointed as Chief Parliamentary Secretary (Food & Civil Supplies Department) in 2011.

Re-elected in 2012 from Sujanpur Constituency with a thumping margin of 23096 votes.

Remained Member of Committee on Petitions and Committee on Public Undertakings of Punjab Vidhan Sabha;

Elected as Deputy Speaker of Punjab Vidhan Sabha on 20th March, 2012, and is ex-officio Chairman of House Committee of Punjab Vidhan Sabha.