Himachal Pradesh
14th Legislative Assembly (Vidhan Sabha)
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Hon'ble Leader of opposition
Jai Ram Thakur
Sh. Jai Ram Thakur
BHARATIYA JANATA PARTY
Seraj -[29]- MANDI
Permanent Address :Village Tandi, PO & Tehsil Thunag, Distt. Mandi,(HP).
Mobile Number :9418003048
Email :jr[dot]thakur[at]nic[dot]in
PERSONAL INFORMATION
  • Son of Late Shri Jethu Ram Thakur; born on 6th January, 1965 at Tandi, Distt. Mandi; Graduate, educated at Govt. College, Mandi; married to Dr. Sadhna Thakur; two daughters; Agriculturist/Horticulturist.

    Joint Secretary, State ABVP, 1986; Organizing Secretary, ABVP (J&K), 1989-93; Secretary, State Bharatiya Janata Party Yuva Morcha, 1993-95; Mandal President, State BJP, 1996-1998, State President, BJYM, 1999-2001; Vice Chairman, H.P. State Civil Supplies Corporation, August, 2000- February, 2003; President, B.J.P. District  Mandi, 2001-2003; State Vice President, Bharatiya Janata Party, 2003-2006; State President, Bharatiya Janata Party, 5th January, 2007 - 9th July, 2009.

    Elected to the State Legislative Assembly in 1998; re-elected in 2003, 2007 from Chachiot Assembly Constituency and in 2012 & 2017 from Seraj Assembly Constituency. (After delimitation in 2007, Chachiot Assembly segment is known as Seraj).

    Chairman, Rural Planning Committee and Member of various other House Committees, January, 2008 - July, 2009; Chairman, General Development Committee & Education Committee; Panchayati Raj & Rural Development  Minister, 9th  July, 2009 to December, 2012; and Member, Estimates, Public Undertakings, Ethics and Human Development Committees, 2013-17; and Chief Minister, Himachal Pradesh 27th December, 2017 to 10th December, 2022.

    Elected for the sixth consecutive term in December, 2022 with record margin of 38183 votes, which is the highest winning margin till now in the State; unanimously elected Leader of B.J.P Legislature Party on 25th December, 2022; and recognized as the Leader of the Opposition on 27th December 2022.

    Special Interest: Organizing blood donation camps and Social service.

    Favorite Pastime: Listening old songs, performing one act plays and going on excursion.

    Languages Known: Hindi and English.