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SADHAN PANDE

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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

BACKGROUND

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.

MAJOR INITIATIVES-

  1. Organized the Raj Sabala Mela in Bengal to promote the creations of self-help groups (SHG).
  2. 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

CONTROVERSIES/CASES

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.

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