Shri Mukul Wasnik, MP
[ Indian National Congress-Maharashtra ]

Father's Name : Shri Balkrishna Ramchandra Wasnik
Mother's Name : Not Available
Date of Birth : 1959-09-27
Place of Birth : New Delhi
Marital Status : Unmarried
Spouse's Name : Not Available
Children : Not Available
Educational Qualifications : M.A., M.B.A. Educated at Mount Carmel Convent, SFS High School,Hislop College and Department of Business Management, Nagpur University, Nagpur, Maharashtra
Profession : Political and Social Worker
Permanent Address : 365, Gandhi Nagar,Nagpur - 440 010 Maharashtra ,Tel. (0712) 2242197
Present Address : 36 - Aurangazeb RoadNew Delhi-110001,Tels. (011) 23014423, 23014432 09013180257, 9811658584 (M)
Email Address : Not Available
Freedom Fighter : No
Positions Held :  
Treasurer, National Students Union of India(N.S.U.I.)( 1984-85)Elected to 8th Lok Sabha( 1984)Member, Committee on the Welfare of ScheduledCastes and Scheduled Tribes( 1985-86)President, N.S.U.I.( 1985-88)President, Indian Youth Congress (I)( 1988-90)Re-elected to 10th Lok Sabha (2nd term)( 1991)Minister of State, Human Resource Development(Department of Youth Affairs and Sports) and Minister of State, Parliamentary Affairs( 1993-96)Re-elected to 12th Lok Sabha (3rd term)( 1998)Secretary, All India Congress Committee (A.I.C.C.)Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Environment and Forests( 1998-99)Member, Committee on Science and Technology, Environment and Forests and its Sub-committee on Food TechnologyMember, Committee on Members of Parliament Local Area Development SchemeRe-elected to 15th Lok Sabha (4th term)( 2009)Union Cabinet Minister, Social Justice and Empowerment( 31 May 2009)
Books Published :  
Not Available
Social and Cultural Activities, Literary, Artistic and Scientific Accomplishments and other Special Interests : 
Cricket and athletics
Sports, Clubs, Favourite Pastimes and Recreation : 
Reading and travelling
Countries Visited :  
Widely travelled attended 12th World Festival of Youth andStudents, Moscow, 1985 Member, Delegation to the UnitedNations 42nd General Assembly Session, 1987 and 10thAnniversary Celebrations of Sandini
Other Information :  
Senate Member, Nagpur University Member, Board of Visitors,Indira Gandhi Medical College, Nagpur Vice-President,Hislop College Students Council, 1981 General-Secretary,Nagpur University Students Council, 1981-82 Member(i) National Youth Advisory Board, 1988-89 (ii) Board ofGovernors, Nehru Yuwak Kendra (iii) National AdvisoryCommittee for Festival of India in Germany and (iv) IndianDelegation for International Conference on Youth Tourism