Governor of Tripura
Prof. Kaptan Singh Solanki
|Assumed Office||On August 25,2018|
|Date of Birth||First July 1939|
|Place of Birth||Village –Garhpara, Tehsil Mehgaon, Distt – Bhind (M.P.)|
|Father’s Name||Late Jimipal Singh|
|Mother’s Name||Smt. Parvati Bai|
|Educational Qualifications||B.A. Self study, Jiwaji University,Gwalior, B.Ed, P.G.B.T College, Ujjain,M.A. (English Literature), Jiwaji University, Gwalior.|
|Spouse Name||Smt. Rani Solanki|
|No. of Children||Two Daughters, Three Sons|
|Profession||Professor, Politician and Social Worker|
|Teaching||1)1958-1965-Teacher, Banmor Cement Works School Banmor, Dist. Morena
2)1965-1966-Teacher, Vidyalok Mandir, Senior Secondary School, Gwalior
3)1966-2000-Professor, P.G.V College, Gwalior
|Politics||1)2002-2006 – General Secretary, BJP, M.P State
2)2007-2010 - State Convener, BJP, Maharashtra
3)2010-2014 - State Convener, BJP, Rajasthan
|Positions Held||1)August 2009- Elected to Rajya Sabha
2)Aug. 2009- Member- Committee on Food, Consumer Affairs and Public Distribution.
3)July 2010 – Member-Consultative Committee for the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports.
4)April 2012- Re- elected to Rajya Sabha. (Second Term)
5)Aug 2012 – Member- Committee on Food, Consumer Affairs and Public Distribution
6)Member – Advisory Committee, Ministry of Power
7)Member – India- Cuba Parliamentary Friendship Group
8)Member – India Bosnia and Herzegovina Parliamentary Friendship Group.
9)7th July, 2014 - Took over as the Governor of Haryana
|Additional Charge||1)21st January, 2015 to 21st August, 2016,Governor of Punjab and Administrator, Union Territory, Chandigarh.
2)15th July 2018 to 2nd August 2018,Governor of Himachal Pradesh
3)27th July 2014 to 24th August 2018,Governor of Haryana.
4)25th August to -
Governor of Tripura
1)State President, Saraswati Vidya Pratisthan, Madhya Bharat.
2)Regional Representative, Saraswati Shiksha Parishad, M.P.
3)Executive Director, "Savdesh" Newspaper, Gwalior.
4)General Secretary, Vidyalok Shikshan Samiti, Gwalior.
5)Member, Madhya Bhartiya Hindi Sahitya Sabha, Gwalior.
6)Prant Karyawah, Madhya Bharat Rashtriya Swayam Sevak Sangh.
7)Prant Pracharak, Rashtriya Swayam Sevak Sangh 1998 -2002.
8)Kshetriya Sampark Pramukh, Rashtriya Swayam Sevak Sangh.
|Foreign Visit||Srilanka – Speakers’ Conference Common Wealth Countries.|
|Hobbies & Recreation||Reading , discussion on Current Affairs, Sports - Kabaddi & Kho - Kho.|
|Permanent Address||B-176, Akriti Garden, Kotra, Nehru Nagar, Bhopal- 462003 (Madhya Pradesh)|
Raj Bhavan, Agartala New Capital Complex,Kunjaban, Pin -799010