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Santosh Gangwar Santosh Gangwar DOB: November 1, 1948

Santosh Kumar Gangwar is the current Minister of State with independent charge in the Ministry of Labour and Employment in the Government of India. He is a Member of Parliament (16th Lok Sabha), former minister of state in Government of India and a leader of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). He has been Member of Parliament for the city of Bareilly since 1989 till date (except 2009-2014). He was also the chief whip of the party in 14th Lok Sabha. He faced defeat in the 15th Lok Sabha Elections, 2009 by a very narrow margin. He has been elected as Member of Parliament in 16th Lok Sabha. He won by a margin of over 2.4 lakh votes over his rival candidate in 2014 general election.

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EPFO settled over 41 lakh COVID claims till September: MoS Santosh Gangwar

News | Nov 12, 2020, 10:17 AM IST

Minister of State for Labour and Employment (Independent Charge), Santosh Gangwar attended felicitation program for regional officials of CLC, EPFO and ESIC in Delhi.

Priyanka Gandhi Vadra slams Union Minister Santosh Gangwar for insulting North Indians

News | Sep 15, 2019, 11:12 PM IST

Claiming that there is no shortage of job oppertunity in the country Union Minister Santosh Gangwar said that there is lack of qualification among North Indian candidates.

BJP leader Santosh Gangwar makes a controversial statement on rape cases sparks row

News | Apr 22, 2018, 12:11 PM IST

BJP leader Santosh Gangwar makes a controversial statement on rape cases sparks row