Born on 1st July, 1972Born on 1st July, 1972 in a small village named Hanol located in Palitana taluka, District Bhavnagar of Gujarat state in a middle-class farmer’s family.
As a Student LeaderIn 1992, at the age of 20 years, he became the member of Akhil Bharatiya Vidhyarthi Parishad and by his organization skills, he soon becomes State Executive Member of Akhil Bharatiya Vidhyarthi Parishad.
First Step in Politics1996 was the year when Shri Mansukh Mandaviya joined politics as becoming the member of Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha (BJYM) and played key role in various activities.
President Palitana Taluka BJP
In 1998, Mansukh Mandaviya became President of Palitana Taluka BJP.
State Secretary, Gujarat BJP
Nominated as Youngest State Secretary in BJP Organization
Incharge, BJP Membership Drive, Gujarat State
Lead BJP's Hightech Membership Drive in Gujarat State and achieved highest members in all states of India. On completion of the membership drive, BJP became world's largest political party.
State General Secretary, Gujarat BJP
Considering his organizational skills, he was appointed as general secretary in BJP organization. He is youngest State General Secretary of BJP Organization.
Elected as MLA
When he was elected, he was one of the youngest MLAs in Gujarat Legislative Assembly.
Chairman, Gujarat Agro Industries Corporation Ltd.
As a chairman, Mandaviya took innovative measures like E-Radiation treatment plant at Bavla, which is First Government Facility; Poha (Flattened Rice) plant at Navsari; Modern banana Pack house at Achaliya (Bharuch) and Bio-Fertilizers Plant at Gondal.
Member of Parliament, Rajya Sabha
During the first tenure, Raised 448 parliament questions out of which assurances were given in 86 by Government, 14 Private Member Bills and 30 special mentions were made.
While his tenure as Member of Parliament he has been a part of various important Standing and Consultative committes, namely 'Petroleum and Natural Gas', Chemical & Fertilizers and Industries', 'Environment, Forest & Climate Change', 'Textiles', 'Select Committee for Real Estate Bill-2015'.
Represented India at United Nations - 19th October, 2015
For his intellectual analysis and thought leadership, He was selected to represent India at United Nations in 2015 where he delivered his speech on '2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development'.
Taken Oath as Minister of State, Government of India - 5th July 2016
Took oath as a State Minister in Union Council of Ministers. He is assigned with Road Transport and Highways, Shipping, Chemicals and Fertilizers Ministries.
Re-elected as Member of Parliament, Rajya Sabha
On Completion of First successful term as a Member of Rajya Sabha, he is re-elected for upper house for 2018-2024
Taken Oath as Minister of State, Government of India - 30 May 2019
Took oath as a State Minister in Union Council of Ministers. He is assigned with Ports, Shipping & Waterways (Independent Charge) and Chemicals & Fertilisers Ministries.