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Kamal Nath Kamal Nath Height: 5' 7” DOB: 18 November 1946

Kamal Nath is the 18th Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh. A leader of the Congress party, he was ex-Minister of Urban Development. He is one of the longest-serving and senior most members of Lok Sabha (Lower House of Parliament). Nath represents the Chhindwara constituency of Madhya Pradesh. Interestingly, nine times, he has been elected from this constituency. In May 2018, to lead the party in the assembly election, he was elected as the president of Madhya Pradesh Congress Committee (MPCC). In 1980, he was first elected to the 7th Lok Sabha. In 1985, he was re-elected to the 8th Lok Sabha, in 1989 to the 9th Lok Sabha and in 1991 to the 10th Lok Sabha. In June 1991, he was made Minister of Environment & Forests. He also served as union minister of State, Textiles (Independent Charge) in 1995. He has close ties with the Nehru–Gandhi family.

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Kamal Nath urges MP CM to provide details on time, statistics of flood management

News | Aug 07, 2021, 02:20 PM IST

Kamal Nath, former chief minister of Madhya Pradesh lashed out at Shivraj Singh Chouhan saying that the politics of drama and showmanship will not benefit.

Congress leader Kamal Nath arrives at 10, Janpath to meet Sonia Gandhi

News | Jul 15, 2021, 02:20 PM IST

Sources revealed that former Madhya Pradesh CM Kamal Nath is the frontrunner to be the next Congress president.

Chhatrasal Stadium: Delhi CM Kejriwal inaugurates another drive-in COVID vaccination centre

News | May 29, 2021, 06:40 PM IST

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal along with Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia inaugurated a drive-in COVID-19 vaccination centre at Chhatrasal Stadium in Delhi on May 29.

Kamal Nath lashes out at MP CM for not revealing COVID death record

News | May 29, 2021, 06:08 PM IST

Former MP CM and Congress state president, Kamal Nath lashed out at Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan statement on the number of death rate in the state.

Kamal Nath makes a bizarre statement, says Ramchandra Agarwal told me the reason of his death

News | May 29, 2021, 05:05 PM IST

Ramchandra Agarwal was a Congress leader who recently died due to Covid. Senior Congress leader Kamal Nath said that Ramchandra Agarwal had told him that he died after taking fake Remdesivir.

Kurukshetra | Kamal Nath stirs fresh controvers, says India not mahan, it’s badnam

Kurukshetra | May 28, 2021, 09:39 PM IST

A fresh controversy has erupted after former Madhya Pradesh chief minister Kamal Nath allegedly remarked that "India is not a mahan (great) country, but a badnam (ill-reputed) country' over the Central government's COVID-19 pandemic.

Prakash Javadekar slams Congress over Kamal Nath's 'Indian Corona' remark

Hakikat Kya Hai | May 22, 2021, 09:28 PM IST

Union Minister and senior BJP leader Prakash Javadekar on Saturday slammed former Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister and Congress leader Kamal Nath for calling a Covid variant as the Indian variant.

Provide Rs 5 lakh ex-gratia to COVID victims' families: Kamal Nath to CM Shivraj

News | May 22, 2021, 09:20 PM IST

Madhya Pradesh former chief minister Kamal Nath lambasted on Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan over the amount of ex-gratia being provided to family members of COVID victims.

Kurukshetra: BJP slams Kamal Nath for 'Indian Strain' Covid remark

Kurukshetra | May 22, 2021, 08:20 PM IST

The BJP on Saturday slammed former Madhya Pradesh chief minister Kamal Nath for allegedly linking a coronavirus variant with India and accused the Congress of making frequent statements to "insult" the country and weaken its fight against COVID-19.

'PM afraid of Indian variant of COVID-19', says Kamal Nath, BJP minister hits back

News | May 22, 2021, 04:26 PM IST

MP Congress chief Kamal Nath claimed that over 1 lakh people had died in the state due to COVID. He also stated that BJP govt is hiding the real fatality count and also accused Shivraj Singh Chouhan on hiding the reality.

COVID deaths: BJP doing politics on corpses, says Kamal Nath

News | Apr 29, 2021, 07:00 PM IST

Former Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh and senior Congress leader Kamal Nath on April 29 said BJP is doing politics on corpses amid COVID-19 2nd wave.

'It's murder': Kamal Nath on COVID management in MP

News | Apr 15, 2021, 05:20 PM IST

Former Chief Minister Kamal Nath berated Madhya Pradesh Government over its management of COVID-19 in the state.

MP: Close shave for ex-CM Kamal Nath as hospital lift falls, CM Shivraj orders probe

News | Feb 21, 2021, 10:07 PM IST

The lift landed in the basement from the ground floor while Kamal Nath was in the lift to go to the third floor to visit congress leader Ramesh Patel, admitted to the hospital.

Shivraj Singh Chouhan expert in 'media politics', makes everything an event: Kamal Nath

News | Dec 28, 2020, 01:16 PM IST

Former Madhya Pradesh chief minister and president of state Indian National Congress Kamal Nath slammed CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan by saying that he is an expert in 'media politics', "He makes everything an event," he said.

Ahmed Patel laid to rest in Gujarat's Bharuch

News | Nov 26, 2020, 06:32 PM IST

Senior Congress leader Ahmed Patel laid to rest in Gujarat's Bharuch on November 26.

Kamal Nath committed crime by looting money of MP's poor people: Narottam Mishra

News | Nov 24, 2020, 04:36 PM IST

Madhya Pradesh Home Minister Narottam Mishra on November 24 lambasted on former chief minister of MP Kamal Nath over alleged corruption charge and said that he committed crime by looting money of MP's poor people.

MP by-poll results prove Kamal Nath, Digvijaya Singh are traitors: Scindia

News | Nov 10, 2020, 11:20 PM IST

After recent trends of Madhya Pradesh by-poll results showed that Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is leading over Congress in the state, party leader Jyotiraditya Scindia said that the results have proved that Kamal Nath and Digvijaya Singh are the traitors.

Voters of MP will support truth and will safeguard future of state: Kamal Nath

Elections | Nov 10, 2020, 12:33 PM IST

Former chief minister of Madhya Pradesh and Congress leader Kamal Nath on November 10 said that he is confident that voters of Madhya Pradesh will support truth and will safeguard the future of the state.

Shivraj lied in last 6 months, did nothing for development: Kamal Nath

News | Nov 03, 2020, 03:57 PM IST

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has done nothing but lied in the last 6 months, said Congress leader and former chief minister of Madhya Pradesh Kamal Nath on November 03, even as voting for the by-polls on 28 seats is underway

Watch: India TV's Exclusive Interview with Senior Congress leader Kamalnath

News | Oct 31, 2020, 02:20 PM IST

Watch India TV's Exclusive interview with Senior Congress leader Kamalnath ahead of Madhya Pradesh bypolls.

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