Department of Public Relation:Government of Madhya Pradesh

Shri Bala Bachhan

Life Sketch

Shri Bala Bachchan was born on July 13, 1966 in Kasel in Barwani district. Son of Shri Ram Singh, Shri Bala Bachchan is a B.E. in Electronics. A farmer by profession, Shri Bachchan has also been interested in lawn tennis.

Shri Bala Bachchan became active in politics since his student life. He has been the state president of Scheduled Castes and Tribe Cell of Madhya Pradesh Youth Congress. Simultaneously, Shri Bachchan has also been the general secretary of the Madhya Pradesh Youth Congress and member of Pradesh Congress Committee and the All India Congress Committee. Shri Bachchan has also been the National Secretary of All India Youth Congress.

Shri Bala Bachchan was elected to the 10th Legislative Assembly in the year 1993 and to the 11th Assembly in the year 1998. Shri Bachchan was given the responsibility as Minister of State in the Department of Tribal Welfare and later as Minister of State (Independent Charge) in the Department of Sports and Youth Welfare. Shri Bachchan has also been the Public Health and Family Welfare Minister. He was elected to the 13th assembly in the year 2008. He was also given the responsibility of the National Secretary of the Indian Congress Committee as well as the co-charge of the state of Maharashtra. Shri Bachchan has also been the General Secretary of the Madhya Pradesh Congress Committee.

Shri Bachchan is the national president of Throw ball Association of India and Joint Secretary of the Akhil Bharatiya Adivasi Vikas Parishad, New Delhi. In the year 2013, Shri Bachchan was elected Member of Legislative Assembly for the 4th time and member of the Legislative Assembly in the year 2018 for the 5th time.

Shri Bala Bachhan took oath of the minister’s post in the Council of Ministers of Chief Minister Shri Kamal Nath on December 25, 2018.

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