Shri Arjun Ram Meghwal

Shri Arjun Ram Meghwal
Minister of State
Party Name:
Bharatiya Janata Party
Father's Name:
Shri Lakhu Ram Meghwal
Mother's Name:
Smt. Hira Devi Meghwal
Date of Birth:
Sunday, December 20, 1953
Birth Place:
Vill. Kishmideshar, Distt. Bikaner (Rajasthan)
Anniversary Date:
Sunday, May 12, 1968
Spouse Name:
Smt. Pana Devi
State Name:
Permanent Address:
"Sansad Sewa Kendra", C - 66, K. K. Colony, Joiya Market, Bikaner, RajasthanTelefax : (0151) 2230260, 09414075910 (M)
Present Address:
5 - A, K. Kamraj Marg, New Delhi
Email Id:
arjunrammeghwal[at]gmail[dot]com ar[dot]meghwal[at]sansad[dot]nic[dot]in
Education Qualifications:
M.A. (Pol. Science), LL.B., M.B.A Educated at Sri Dungar College, Bikaner and University of Philippine, Philippines
Countries Visited:
Canada, Hong Kong (Special Administrative Region of the People`s Republic of China), Philippines and Thailand

Positions Held

Elected to 15th Lok Sabha
Member, Consultative Committee, External Affairs Member, National Core Committee, Scheduled Castes Morcha B.J.P.
31 Aug. 2009 - 20 Jun. 2010
Member, Standing Committee on Defence
Vice-President, Bharatiya Janata Party (B.J.P.) Rajasthan
2010 onwards
Member, National Executive, B.J.P.
21 Jun. 2010 - 31 Aug. 2011
Member, Standing Committee on Science and Technology, Environment and Forest
31 Aug. 2011
Member, Standing Committee on Personnel, Public Grievances, Law and Justice
2011 onwards
Convenor, Anuvrat Parliamentarian Forum
01 Dec. 2011
Member, Zonal Railway User`s Consultative Committee (ZRUCC)
01 May 2012
Member, Committee on the Welfare of Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes
21 April 2013
Member, Committee on Absence of Member from the Sitting of the House
May, 2014
Re-elected to 16th Lok Sabha (2nd term)
12 July 2014
Chief Whip, Lok Sabha, (BJP)
13 June 2014 - 5 July 2016
Member, Business Advisory Committee
1 Sep. 2014 - 5 July 2016
Member, Standing Committee on Railways
15 Sep. 2014 - 5 July 2016
Member, Committee on Ethics
Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of External Affairs and Overseas Indian Affairs
Executive Member, Indian Parliamentary Group
28 Nov. 2014 - 5 July 2016
Chairperson, House Committee
11 Dec. 2014 - 5 July 2016
Member, Joint Committee on Offices of Profit
29 Jan. 2015 - 5 July 2016
Member, General Purposes Committee
Member, Governing Council of SSA
Member, National Khadi and Village Industries Board
1 May 2015 - 5 July 2016
Member, Committee on Estimates
3 July 2015
Member, Sub-Committee-III, Committee on Estimates
5 July 2016 - 3 Sept. 2017
Union Minister of State, Ministry of Finance; and Ministry of Corporate Affairs
3 Sept. 2017 onwards
Union Minister State, Ministry of Parliamentary Affairs; and Ministry of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation


Co-Chairman : Committee on the Reservation in Judiciary, under National Commission for SC 2011-2014; Served as IAS officer in the various capacities in Rajasthan Cadre; Member: (i) Executive Committee of the Indian Parliamentary Group 22/2/2010 onwards; (ii) India - Canada Parliamentary Friendship Group 2010-2014; (iii) India - Ukraine Parliamentary Friendship Group 2010-2014; (iv) India - Romania Parliamentary Friendship Group 2011-2014; (v) General Council of the National Institute of Rural Development (NIRD); (vi) Governing Council of Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan (SSA) 11/10/2013 onwards