Hon’ble Governor of Haryana Prof. Kaptan Singh Solanki

Date of Birth: First July 1939,


Place of Birth:    Garhpara, Distt.-Bhind (Madhya Pradesh)
Father Name: Shri Jimipal Singh
Mother Name: Shrimati Parvati Bai
Name of Wife Shrimati Rani Solanki

Prof. Kaptan Singh Solanki

Children: Two Daughters Three Sons  
Education: M.A., B.Ed. Educated at Vikram University, Ujjain, P.G.B.T. College, Ujjain and Maharani Luxmibai College, Jiwaji University, Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh
Profession : Professor, Politician and Social Worker
Positions/Posts/ Assignments held:

Aug. 2009 Elected to Rajya Sabha

Aug. 2009 onwards Member – Committee on Food,  Consumer Affairs and Public Distribution

July 2010 onwards Member –

Consultative Committee for the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports

April 2012 Re-elected to Rajya Sabha (Second Term)

Aug. 2012 onwards Member – Committee on Food, Consumer Affairs and Public Distribution

Member – Advisory Committee, Ministry of Power


Teacher, Banmor Cement Works, Banmor, Distt. Morena, 1958-1965; Professor, P.G.V. College, Gwalior (M.P.), 1966-2000;


Member, (i) India-Cuba Parliamentary Friendship Group and (ii) India-Bosnia and Herzegovina Parliamentary Friendship Group

Political Party

Bhartiya Janata Party

BJP State Convener- Maharashtra, Rajasthan

Hobbies and Recreation :

Discussion on Current Affairs, reading Books and newspapers, Kabaddi, kho-kho