shri Kalraj Mishra
- Department : Ministry of Micro,Small and Medium Enterprises.
- Constituency : Deoria.
- Party : Bharatiya Janata Party.
- Date of Birth : Monday, June 30, 1941.
- State Name : Uttar Pradesh.
- Permanent Address : Permanent Address: H No. 1102, Gomti Enclave, Tilak Marg,Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, Tels. 09415025555, 09999510022 (M).
- Education Qualifications : M.A.
- Present Address : Present Address: B-49, Sector-51, Noida,Uttar Pradesh.
- Email Address : email@example.com
Kalraj Mishra, a famous Indian politician and a Sangh pracharak made his debut at the Centre in 2014. On May 27, he was appointed as the Cabinet Minister of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) under Modi’s prime ministership. He is the member of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and has been associated with Uttar Pradesh politics from a very long time. He believes that to work for the welfare of the society, position does not matter. An effective speaker and a great thinker, he did not mind playing a second lead to his colleagues. Family and Personal Background of Kalraj Mishra Shri Kalraj Mishra was born in a middle class Brahmin agriculturist family of a very small village Malikpur (Saidpur) of Gazipur District. His father used to teach in a near by school for his earning. Shri Kalraj Mishra who was the fourth son of his parents was born on 1st July 1941. Political Career of Kalraj Mishra In 1963 Kalraj Mishra joined RSS as a pracharak in Gorakhpur and with this started his political career. Looking at his devotion for the Sangh for five years , Kalraj Mishra was posted to Azamgarh as the organising secretary of Bharatiya Jana Sangh. He was given the complete charge of political workings in Azamgarh. At every stage he proved himself to be an effective leader. During his career he occupied many positions in the government. Apart from being the party chief, he held the portfolios of Public Works, Medical Education and Tourism. He was elected as an MLA many times and was also appointed as a Rajya Sabha member. During his tenure, he formulated the Road Development Policy in UP under which many link roads to connect villages were constructed. He was elected as the member of Rajya Sabha thrice in 1978, 2001 and 2006. Kalraj Mishra started a campaign wherein all state highways would be made crater free. He also played a major role in the formation of Uttarakhand. By his efforts and organisational capability he was able to make a good and competent organisation. After serving as a minister under various governments in Uttar Pradesh, Kalraj Mishra fought direct elections in 2012 on the BJP ticket. He contended from Lucknow East assembly constituency and won the seat for BJP. Showing his commitment towards his constituency, he initiated many developmental projects. Kalraj Mishra won the Parliament Elections 2014 from Deoria constituency and thereafter was appointed as a Cabinet Minister in the Modi government.
About/Political Activities and achievement: In 1955, since childhood he became swyamsewak of RSS & Mishra became RSS purnkalik pracharak in 1963. Mishr, renowned Sangh pracharak, was the first elected National President of Bhartiya Janta Yuva Morcha. He was three term member of Rajya Sabha 1978, 2001 and 2006. He joined politics and held many party positions at state and national level. He was a Cabinet Minister in Government of Uttar Pradesh holding the portfolios of Public Works, Medical Education and Tourism during March 1997 – August 2000 period. Mishra started a campaign wherein all state highways would be made crater free. He played an important a good and competent organisation. First time ever Mishra contested Vidhan Sabha election in 2012 as a BJP candidate from Lucknow East assembly role in the formation of Uttarakhand. By his efforts and organisational capability he was able to make constituency and won the seat for BJP. He initiated many developmental projects. In 2014 Mishra became MP from Deoria (Lok Sabha constituency) |Deoria constituency] & later appointed as Cabinet Minister in the Modi government. He is the Minister of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises since 26 May 2014. He says his ministry works for youth as: "Berozgar se Swarozgar tak ki yatra". He urged to youth in his speech by saying, "It is important to develop Entrprenuership Mentality; we are looking forward to develop Job Provider not Job Seeker"