Department of Public Relation:Government of Madhya Pradesh

Shri Omkar Singh Markam

Life Sketch

Shri Omkar Singh Markam was born on May 2, 1976 at Barnai village in Dindori district. Son of Late Shri Nanku Singh Markam, Shri Markam has done his MA in Sociology. A farmer by profession, Shri Omkar Singh has interest in cultural programmes, social reform and poverty eradication programmes.

Shri Markam has been the founder president of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose Committee since the year 1996. Along with this, he has discharged the responsibility of office-bearer of Adivasi Vikas Parishad from year 1998 to year 2002. He was the General Secretary of District Youth Congress in the year 1998, President of Block Youth Congress, Samanpur in 2001, Secretary of Madhya Pradesh Youth Congress from 2003 to the year 2008 besides being district president of Rahul Gandhi Brigade, Dindori. He has led several public movements. Shri Markam was elected as member to the 13th Vidhan Sabha in year 2008. He was elected member second time in year 2013 and third time in year 2018.

Shri Omkar singh Markam 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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