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Ramdas Athawale Ramdas Athawale DOB: 25 December 1959

Ramdas Bandu Athawale (born 25 December 1959) is an Indian politician from Maharashtra. He is the president of the Republican Party of India (A). Currently, he is Minister of State for Social Justice and Empowerment in the Narendra Modi government, and represents Maharashtra in the Rajya Sabha, the upper house of India's Parliament. Previously he was the Lok Sabha MP from Pandharpur.

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RPI workers celebrate outside Athawale's residence post his COVID-19 recovery

News | Nov 08, 2020, 08:40 PM IST

The workers of Republican Party of India (RPI) celebrated outside the residence of Minister of State (MoS) for Social Justice and Empowerment and president of RPI, Dr Ramdas Athawale.

Athawale demands suspension law for MPs creating ruckus in Parliament

News | Sep 23, 2020, 12:20 PM IST

Speaking on the ongoing ruckus in the Rajya Sabha over contentious farm bills, Union Minister of State for Social Justice and Empowerment, Ramdas Athawale on September 22 said that they wrote a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and other leader

RPI puts up Kangana Ranaut, Ramdas Athawale's posters in Vadodara

News | Sep 22, 2020, 11:52 AM IST

Workers of Republican Party of India put up posters of Kangana Ranaut and party president Ramdas Athawale in Vadodara.

Standing with Kangana Ranaut: Ramdas Athawale

News | Sep 04, 2020, 12:12 PM IST

Minister of State for Social Justice and Empowerment Ramdas Athawale on September 4 reacted over Shiv Sena's Sanjay Raut remark on Bollywood actress Kangana Ranaut. He supported Kangana by opposing Raut's statement.

This step will show India's strength to China: Ramdas Athawale on 118 new Chinese apps banned

News | Sep 03, 2020, 10:56 AM IST

Minister of State for Social Justice and Empowerment Ramdas Athawale on August 3 hailed Centre's decision to ban 118 Chinese app including PUBG. He said that the step to ban 118 Chinese apps is very important and he welcomed the decision. Athawale added that the step will show India's strength to China.

'Ready to welcome Ghulam Nabi Azad, Kapil Sibal in BJP': Ramdas Athawale

News | Sep 02, 2020, 09:02 AM IST

We are ready to welcome Ghulam Nabi Azad and Kapil Sibal in BJP, they have done a lot of work to build Congress, said Minister of State for Social Justice and Empowerment and president of the Republican Party of India (RPI) Ramdas Athawale on September 01.

Ramdas Athawale meets Sushant's family

News | Aug 28, 2020, 03:08 PM IST

Union Minister Ramdas Athawale met late actor Sushant Singh Rajput's father KK Singh. The meeting took place in Faridabad.

I believe Sushant's death was not a suicide but murder, says Union Minister Ramdas Athawale

News | Aug 28, 2020, 01:40 PM IST

I believe Sushant Singh Rajput's death was not a suicide but murder. His family demands justice. They are satisfied with the ongoing CBI inquiry: Union Minister Ramdas Athawale

Ban restaurants selling Chinese foods: Ramdas Athawale amid India-China border tension

News | Jun 18, 2020, 04:26 PM IST

The Minister of State for Social Justice and Empowerment, Ramdas Athawale called for ban restaurants selling Chinese food.

Union minister Ramdas Athawale slapped at public event in Maharashtra, accused in custody

News | Dec 09, 2018, 06:51 AM IST

Union minister Ramdas Athawale slapped at public event in Maharashtra, accused in custody