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:
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.
It was evidence of the efficacy and activism of Mr. Bhupender Yadav that he has been given the Ministry of Labour and Environment.
Acknowledging Shri Bhupender Yadav’s capability and commitment towards the party's ideology, Yadav given the election charge for Maharashtra Assembly Elections.
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.