Satpal Maharaj was born on 21-09-1951 in Haridwar in the state of Uttarakhand, India. He is an Indian Politician, Spiritualist and the founder of Manav Utthan Sewa Samiti. He belongs to Bhartiya Janta Party (BJP). Presently, he is the cabinet minister for tourism of Uttarakhand state
Satpal Maharaj’s actual name is Satpal Singh Rawat. He was born to a spiritual father and hence inherited almost all of his father’s quality. He graduated from St. George’s College in Mussorie. Soon he entered politics and took part in various political activities from a very young age. When H D Deve Gowda was the Prime Minister of India, he put the proposal of forming a new state of Uttarakhand. Finally when Atal Bihari Vajpayee came in the power the new state got recognition. He played a pivotal role in formation of the state.
In addition to that, when he was the Union Minister in 1996, he inaugurated the Rishikesh to Karnprayag Rail Line. It was his efforts after which the Garhwali & Kumaoni languages were included in the 8th schedule of the constitution of India. He is constantly trying to bring the “Protein Revolution” in India & Uttarakhand. Over the years, he has headed various padayatra not just in India but globally as well to address various social issues. He contested for the first time in 2004 general elections but the attempt was unsuccessful. He won the byelections from Pauri Garhwal constituency in 2008. In 2009 general elections, he was re-elected to Lok Sabha and this time from Garhwal constituency. In 2017, Uttarakhand state elections, he became an MLA from Chaubattakhal constituency with a margin of 7354 votes. He is currently a National Executive Member of BJP.
He was born to Hans Ram Singh Rawat Ji Maharaj and Rajeshwari Devi. He has a sister named Savitari and three brothers named Mahi Pal, Dharam Pal & Prem Rawat (public speaker). He is married to Amrita Rawat, who is also a politician. He has two sons named Suyash Maharaj and Shradhey Maharaj. Actress Mohena Singh is his daughter-in-law.
|Address||13, Municipal Road, Dehradun, Uttarakhand
28, Mahadev Road,New Delhi – 110 001
|College||St. George’s College, Barlow Ganj, Mussoorie|
|Hobbies||Reading, Writing, Travelling|
|Contact Number||Telephone.: 011-23326623
Mobile No.: 09013180355
Fax No.: 011-23326624
|Favorite Color||Off White, Mehroon|
|Favorite Politician||Atal Bihari Vajpayee|
|Favorite Dress||Kurta Pajama with Basket|
|Favorite Accessories||Pahari Topi|
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आज उत्तराखंड के लोक कलाकारों से वीडियो कॉन्फ़्रेंसिंग के जरिये उनकी समस्याओं और सुझावों को सुना। वीडियो कॉन्फ़्रेंसिंग के दौरान संगीता ढौडियाल, प्रीतम भरतवाण, कल्पना चौहान, माया उपाध्याय, बसंती बिष्ट, हेमराज बिष्ट, नंदलाल भारती, पदप गुसांई आदि कलाकारों ने अपनी समस्याओं व सुझावों से अवगत करवाया। इस मौके पर संस्कृति निदेशक सुश्री बीना भट्ट भी उपस्थित रही।