Dr Satyanarayan Jatiya (born 4 February 1946 in Jawad, Madhya Pradesh) was a member of the 14th Lok Sabha of India. He represented the Ujjain constituency of Madhya Pradesh. He is a former federal minister of India and a senior leader of Bharatiya Janata Party. He was cabinet minister from 1999 to 2004 and held portfolios of labour and social justice and empowerment.

Dr Satyanarayan Jatiya
Member of Parliament in Rajya Sabha
Assumed office
10 April 2014
ConstituencyMadhya Pradesh
Personal details
Born (1946-02-04) 4 February 1946 (age 73)
Jawad, Madhya Pradesh
Political partyBJP
Spouse(s)Kalawati Jatiya
Children2 sons and 3 daughters
As of 22 September, 2006
Source: [1]

Early lifeEdit

Born in Jawad of Neemuch district in Madhya Pradesh in 1946 he studied B.Sc., MA., LL.B., Ph.D at Vikram University, Ujjain. He entered politics in 1972 and was detained under MISA during emergency. He was elected to Madhya Pradesh Legislative Assembly in 1977. He was later elected to 7th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, 13th and 14th Lok Sabha from Ujjain.

He is also a poet and a collection of his poems, Alakh, was published in 1995.

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