Minister for Consumer Affairs & Self-Help Group & Self-Employment in the Government of West Bengal
NAME – Sadhan Pande
PROFESSION– Lawyer and Politician
BORN – 13/11/1950.
AGE – 70 years
PLACE OF BIRTH – N/A
FATHER’S NAME – Late Brojeshwar Pande
CHILDREN – 1 daughter; Shreya Pande
EDUCATION – Graduate professional; LLB
POLITICAL AFFILIATIONS/PARTY– All India Trinamool Congress
CONSTITUENCY – Maniktala constituency
E-MAIL – [email protected]
REMARKABLE ACHIEVEMENT– N/A
AWARDS – N/A
Sadhan Pande was born on 13th November, 1950 to Late Brojeshwar Pande. He is married to a women who is a businesswoman and has a daughter namely Shreya Pande who is in the modelling sector. He used to be a member of INC from 1979 to 1999 then left after defeat in 1989 and then a member of TMC from 1999 to present.
He won 6 elections from Burtola constituency till 2011 after it was dissolved. His present constituency is Maniktala assembly and is currently the minister for Consumer Affairs & Self Help Group & Self-Employment in the Government of West Bengal.
- Organized the Raj Sabala Mela in Bengal to promote the creations of self-help groups (SHG).
- Took the initiative of Muktidhara scheme so as to help women operated SHGs and to elevate the EWS.
CAREER TIMELINE/ POSITIONS HELD –
(1979 – 2011) Six times winner in state elections from Maniktala constituency.
(2011 – incumbent) Minister for Consumer Affairs & Self-Help Group & Self-Employment in the Government of West Bengal
Zero criminal cases as declared in affidavit.
He gave a controversial statement that, “no elected representative should hold a post in college governing committees” which stirred up controversy and TMC asked reply from him for giving such a statement.
Objected against the release of Padmavat on some suggested scenes that may have been there.