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Government of India
Ministry of Minority Affairs
04-September-2017 15:54 IST
Dr. Virendra Kumar assumes charge of Minister of State for Minority Affairs

Dr. Virendra Kumar today assumed the charge of Minister of State for Minority Affairs in the presence of Shri Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi, Union Minister of Minority Affairs. Speaking on this occasion Dr. Virendra Kumar said that the skill development of minority communities will be our priority.

Dr. Virendra Kumar is the member of Lok Sabha from Tikamgarh (Madhya Pradesh). He is 6th time Lok Sabha member (represented Sagar constituency for 11th, 12th, 13th & 14th Lok Sabha & Tikamgarh Constituency for 15th & 16th Lok Sabha).

Dr. Kumar was born on 27th February 1954 and is Post Graduate in Economics and PhD in Child Labour from Dr. Hari Singh Gour University, Sagar.