Name

Dr. Harsh Vardhan

 

Name of the Party

Bhartiya Janta Party

No and Name of the Assembly Constituency

AC-60

Krishna Nagar

Fatherís Name

Late Sh. O.P Goyal

Motherís Name

Smt. Sneh lata

Date of Birth

13-12-1954

Place of Birth

Delhi

Marital Status

Married

Date of Marriage

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Language Known

Hindi, English

Spouseís Name

Smt. Nutan

Children

1 Daughter and 2 Son

Educational Qualifications

MBBS, MS (ENT)

Profession

Doctor

Permanent Address

E-8A/14, Krishna Nagar, Delhi-51

Present Address

As above

Phone & Mobile No

 Mobile-20044800, Residence : 22096894

Position Held

Has been member of RSS for the last 35 years and active worker of BJP, was general secretary and also president Delhi Medical Association, After having been elected as member to the first Delhi Legislative Assembly in 1993 on the basis of meritorious medical experience was inducted into the cabinet as Health and Law Minister in the Delhi government in the same year later in 1996 became Education Minister also and relinquished the office in 1998. In capacity of the Health Minister launched the Polio Eradication Plan in Oct-1994. Taking clue from the success of  the Programme, the Union Ministry of Health adopted the same as a National Programme For the first time in History of the Nation as Minister of Health introduced the Delhi Prohibition of smoking and non smokers health protection bill which was eventually adopted by the house in 1996. This attempt received worldwide acclaim and for this historic effort he received WHOís Commendation Medal in May-1998, at a Ceremony held in Rio-De-Janeiro Brazil. Has also been recipient of various national & international awards and fellowship from various national and international organizations of repute such as Polio Eradication Champion Award fellow of Polypathy. Paul Harris fellowship, IMA special award of appreciation. Re-elected to Second Legislative Assembly in general election held in Nov-1998, Re-elected MLA in 2003 and in 2008  in the 4th Delhi Legislative Assembly.

Committee Membership

 

Literary, Artistic and Scientific Accomplishments Social and Cultural Activities

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Languages Known

Hindi, English

Special Interest, Favourite Pastime and Recreation

Reading

Sports and Clubs

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Countries Visited

USA, England, Switzerland, Finland, Sweden, Mauritius, Nepal, Philippines, Bangladesh, Myanmar, Indonesia, Japan, Brazil, Thailand