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GHULAM RABBANI

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Minister of State for Labour in Government of West Bengal

NAME – Mohammed Ghulam Rabbani

PROFESSION– Politician

BORN – 10/01/1970

PLACE OF BIRTH – Goalpokhar, Uttar Dinajpur, West Bengal

FATHER’S NAME – Md. Emajuddin

MOTHER’S NAME – Asma Khatoon

SPOUSE – Soghra Azeez Jama

SIBLINGS – N/A

CHILDREN – N/A

EDUCATION

B.A from Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, Uttar Pradesh

M.A. from Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, Uttar Pradesh

B.Ed. from Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, Uttar Pradesh

POLITICAL AFFILIATIONS/PARTY- All India Trinamool Congress

OFFICIAL WEBSITE –N/A

REMARKABLE ACHIEVEMENT– N/A

AWARDS – N/A

BACKGROUND

Ghulam Rabbani is an Indian politician currently serving as the Minister of State for Labour and cabinet minister of minority affairs and Madarsa Education in the Government of West Bengal. He is affiliated with the All India Trinamool Congress. He was elected as the Member of the West Bengal Legislative Assembly from Goalpokhar Vidhan Sabha Constituency in 2011, 2016, and 2021.

Rabbani was previously a member of Indian National Congress. He contested and won the 2011 West Bengal Assembly Elections from the Goalpokhar constituency.

He achieved this feat by defeating All India Forward Bloc (AIFB) candidate, Safiur Rahaman with the difference of 10% vote-share. He became a member of All India Trinamool Congress (AITC) and was re-elected as MLA in 2016 and 2021 from the same constituency (Goalpokhar constituency).

MAJOR INITIATIVES– N/A

CAREER TIMELINE/ POSITIONS HELD – 

2011 – Elected as Member of West Bengal Legislative Assembly

2016 – Elected as Member of West Bengal Legislative Assembly

2016 – Appointed as Minister of State for Labour in the Government of West Bengal

2021 – Elected as Member of West Bengal Legislative Assembly

2021 – Appointed as the cabinet minister of minority affairs and Madarsa education.

CONTROVERSIES/CASES –

Rabbani was charged with punishment for voluntarily causing grievous hurt (IPC Section-325) and for criminal intimidation (IPC Section-506) but the cases are still pending.

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