Ashwini Kumar Choubey

Ashwini Kumar Choubey

Constituency: Buxar

Party: Bharatiya Janata Party

Father's Name: Late Shri Sahadeo Prasad Choubey

Mother's Name: Late Smt. Sudevi Devi

Date of Birth: Friday, January 2, 1953

Birth Place: Dariyapur, Bhagalpur, Bihar

Spouse Name: Smt. Neeta Choubey

SONS: 2

DAUGHTERS: 0

State Name: Bihar

Permanent Address: At+PO.Dariyapur, Bhagalpur, Bihar09431018770 (M)

Present Address: 19, Pt. Ravi Shankar Shukla Lane,New Delhi-110 001Telefax : (011) 23782690 09431018770, 09013869691 (M)

Email Id: ashwinikumar[dot]choubey[at]sansad[dot]nic[dot]in ashwinikumar[dot]choubey[at]gmail[dot]com

Education Qualifications: B.Sc. (Hons.) Zoology Educated at Science College, Patna University, Patna, Bihar

Countries Visited: Australia, Nepal, Singapore, and U.K.

Positions Held: 1995 - 2014 Member, Bihar Legislative Assembly (5 Terms)
Nov. 2005-2008 Minister, Urban Development, Govt. of Bihar
2008 - 2010 Minister, Public Health Engineering Department, Govt. of Bihar
2010-June 2013 Minister, Health, Govt. of Bihar
May, 2014 Elected to 16th Lok Sabha
14 Aug. 2014 onwards Member, Committee on Estimates
1 Sep. 2014 - 3 Sept. 2017 Member, Standing Committee on Energy
Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare
Member, Central Silk Board
Permanent Special Invitee, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation
3 July 2015 Member, Sub Committee-I, Committee on Estimates
3 Sept. 2017 onwards Union Minister of State, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare

OTHER INFO: Participated in the Student Movement, against the Chief Minister, Govt. of Bihar in the year 1967 - 68; and at the All India Student Leaders Conference held at Thiruvananthpuram (Kerala) 1972-73; Participated in J.P. Movement, (Bihar Student Leader Conference) Feb. 17 - 18 1973; Was taken in to Custody under DIR and MISA (second time) Phulwari Sharif, Bihar Jail Kand; President, Student`s Union, Patna University (1978-79); All India Student`s Union Leader Conference, Patna1979; Full time Member of Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad from 1974 to 1987; and Member, National Executive; Raised the slogan "Ghar - Ghar me ho shouchalaya ka nirman, tabhi hoga ladli bitiya ka kanyadaan". Constructed 11 thousand toilets for Mahadalit families;