About

ABOUT

Bhupender Yadav is a Bharatiya Janata Party leader from Rajasthan. Born in Ajmer on June 30, 1969, he is currently Union Minister Environment, Forest and Climate Change & Minister of Labour and Employment.

In 2000, Bhupender Yadav was appointed the General Secretary of the Akhil Bharatiya Adhivakta Parishad and held the position till 2009. In 2010, he was appointed as National Secretary of Bharatiya Janata Party. In 2014, he took charge as National General Secretary of the BJP.

Bhupender Yadav was BJP’s election co-in-charge for the Assembly polls of Rajasthan (2013) and Jharkhand (2014) and in-charge for Gujarat. He was in-charge for the 2019 Loksabha election & 2020 Bihar Legislative Assembly elections.

Bhupender Yadav is a Member of Parliament in the Rajya Sabha, representing Rajasthan, since 2012. He was reelected to the position in April 2018. Bhupender Yadav received his Bachelor of Laws degree from Government College, Ajmer.

Over the years, Bhupender Yadav has come to be the chairman of the following parliamentary committees:

  • Personnel, Public Grievances, Law and Justice, 2018
  • Joint Committee on the Financial Resolution and Deposit Insurance Bill, 2017
  • Select Committee of Rajya Sabha on the Constitution (One Hundred and Twenty Third Amendment) Bill, 2017
  • Committee on Commerce Member, General Purposes Committee
  • Joint Committee on the Enforcement of Security Interest and Recovery of Debts Laws and Miscellaneous Provisions
  • (Amendment) Bill, 2016
  • Select Committee of Rajya Sabha on the Enemy Property (Amendment and Validation) Bill, 2016
  • Joint Committee on the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code, 2015
  • Select Committee of Rajya Sabha on the Prevention of Corruption (Amendment) Bill, 2013
  • Select Committee of Rajya Sabha on the Constitution (One Hundred and Twenty Second Amendment) Bill, 2014
  • Select Committee of Rajya Sabha on the Mines and Minerals (Development and Regulation) Amendment Bill, 2015
  • Select Committee of Rajya Sabha on the Repealing and Amending Bill, 2014
  • Rajya Sabha Select Committee on GST Bill

Bhupender Yadav is the co-author of the book Supreme Court on Forest Conservation Paperback and regularly expresses his views on issues of critical importance in various newspapers and on news websites. His new book ‘The Rise of the BJP’ will be published in December.

In all roles that he has taken up, Bhupender Yadav has proven that hard work, dedication and standing by principles can take one a very long way.

Journey

Journey

Year 2021

Appointed as the Minister for Labour and Environment

It was evidence of the efficacy and activism of Mr. Bhupender Yadav that he has been given the Ministry of Labour and Environment.

Year 2019

Party In-Charge Assembly Elections of Maharashtra

Acknowledging Shri Bhupender Yadav’s capability and commitment towards the party's ideology, Yadav given the election charge for Maharashtra Assembly Elections.

Year 2018

Re-appointed Member of Parliament, Rajya Sabha

It was evidence of the efficacy and activism of Mr. Bhupender Yadav that he got re-appointed as a Member of Parliament, Rajya Sabha in 2018.

Year 2017

Party In-Charge Assembly Elections of Uttar Pradesh

Shri Bhupender Yadav was entrusted with the responsibility of Party In-Charge for Uttar Pradesh Assembly Election in 2017.