Speaker

Shri Gian Chand Gupta

Hon’ble Speaker

Father’s Name : Late Shri Ram Sarup
Mother Name : Late Smt. Parvati Devi
Date & Place of Birth :Derabassi , May 25, 1948
Education : Higher Secondary Education, Chandigarh
Constituency :  Panchkula
Party affiliation : BJP
Marital Status : Married
Name of Spouse : Smt. Bimla Rani
Children : One son and one daughter
Languages known : Hindi, English and Punjabi
Present profession : Industrialist, Businessman  
Social activities: Social Worker 
Hobbies: Tourism & Social Work 
Sports : Cricket & Badminton 
No. of times elected MLA : Two  i.e. in 2014 and 2019
Present post held : Speaker, Haryana Legislative Assembly since 4th November, 2019
Foreign Travel : U.S.A, China, South Africa, Malaysia, Thailand and Singapore
Office, if any, held in:

  • State President B.J.P State Chandigarh (U.T.) during 1991-92, 1993-95, 1995-97,
  • Mayor, Municipal Corporation, Chandigarh (U.T.) from 23.12.1997 to  23.12.1998
  • State Treasurer, Bhartiya Janata Party, Haryana Pradesh during 2002-2005, 2009-2012.
  • State Vice President, Bhartiya Janata Party 2006-2008, Haryana State. 
  • State Convener “Ajeewan Sahyog Nidhi” Haryana Pradesh 
  • Chairman, Public Accounts Committee, Haryana Vidhan Sabha from 24.04.2015 to 26.10.2019. 
  • Government Chief Whip, Haryana from 08.03.2016 to 26.10.2019.
Conference/ Seminar/ Study tour attended :

  • Conference of Chairpersons of the Public Accounts Committee, Parliament and State/UT Legislatures held on 08th September, 2015 in the Parliament House Annexe, New Delhi. 
  • 18th All India Whips Conference held at Udaipur (Rajasthan) on 8th & 9th January, 2018.
  • National Legislators Conference held on 10th & 11th March, 2018 in New Delhi. 
  • Training-cum-Workshop on “New Strategies in rural Development and Achievement of Sustainable Development goals” from 18th to 20th December, 2018 at National Institute of Rural Development & Panchayati Raj, Hyderabad. 
  • 79th Conference of Presiding Officers and Secretaries of Legislative Bodies held at Dehradun (Uttarakhand) from 17 to 21 December, 2019.
  • Seminar on “Women’s Participation in Decision Making” held at Punjab University, Chandigarh on 6th January, 2020 organized by National Commission for Women, Government of Haryana.
  • 7th CPA India Region Conference held at Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) from 15th to 19th January,2020.
Favourite Subject : Public Administration & Social matters. 
Social Activities :

  • Honorary Treasurer: Haryana State Red Cross Society. 
  • National Senior Vice President: Akhil Bhartiya Udyog Vyapar Mandal. 
  • National Executive Member: International Vaish Federation & Akhil Bhartiya Aggarwal Sammelan. 
  • National Executive Member: Akhil Bhartiya Aggarwal Sammelan. 
  • Chairman: Ashwani Gupta Memorial Educational, Sports & Charitable Trust (Regd.)
  • Chairman, Sports Promotion Society (Regd.), Panchkula. 
  • President, Haryana State Rowing Federationi (Regd.)
  • Sr. Vice President, Haryana State Badminton Association. 
  • Advisor: Chandigarh Beopar Mandal 
  • President; Chandigarh Flour Mills Association (Regd.)
  • General Secretary, Samarpan Trust (Regd.)
Vegetarian/Non-vegetarian : Vegetarian
Correspondence Address: H.No. 94 Sector 17,  Panchkula
Present Address: 
E-mail Address : speaker@hry.nic.in
Telephone Numbers & Fax: 00-91-172-2740030 (O)00-91-172-2747075 (Fax) (O) 
Any Other Information:

  • Actively Participated in ‘Shri Ram Janam Bhoomi Andolan’in 1992
  • Went to Jail during ‘Ram Setu Andolan’
  • Took Active Part in Party Programms : Dr. Murli Manohar Joshi Ji, Ekta Tiranga Yatra, Ram Rath Yatra, Janadesh Yatra, Bharat Uday Yatra (Convener Haryana Pradesh, Jana Desh Yatra etc.)

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