SHRI SHANTANU THAKUR

Minister of State

Minister of Ports, Shipping & Waterways

PROFILE

Father's Name : Shri Manjul Krishna Thakur

Mother's Name : Smt. Chhabi Rani Thakur

Date of Birth : 03 Aug 1982

Place of Birth : Thakur Nagar, 24 Pargana North, West Bengal

Marital Status : Married

Date of Marriage : 30 Nov 2011

Spouse's Name : Smt. Soma Thakur

No. of Sons : 2

Educational Qualifications : Graduation English (Hon.), Advance Diploma in Hospitality Management Educated at Karnataka Open University and Victorial University, Sydney, Australia

Profession : Dharma Guru

Permanent Address : Vill. Uttar Chikanpara, P.O.-Thakur Nagar, P.S.-Gaighata, Distt. North 24 Parganas, West Bengal-743287 09647534453 (M)

Present Address : Room No. 58, Western Court, New Delhi-110001

POSITIONS HELD

May, 2019 Elected to 17th Lok Sabha 13 Sept. 2019 onwards Member, Standing Committee on Commerce Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Rural Development, Ministry of Panchayati Raj


SOCIAL AND CULTURAL ACTIVITES

Spreading the thoughts and idealism of Matua culture all over India for the last 20 years.

Special Interests : Matua dharma and culture

Favourite Pastime and Recreation : Playing cricket and hospitality; Cooking & Indian food

Sports and Clubs : Cricket player

Countries Visited : Australia