Nitin Gadkari is one of the top leaders of the BJP, He was president of BJP from 2010 to 2013. He also held many important post and portfolio in Maharashtra state cabinet.
Nitin Gadkari comes from Nagpur Maharashtra, in an agricultural family. Nagpur is also, the headquarter of RSS ( Rastrya Swam Sevak Sangh ). He was highly inspired by RSS philosophy of Nation Building.
Like many other BJP leader’s Nitin Gadkari also started is political career with ABVP ( Akhil Bharti Vidyarthi Parishad ). and later joined BJYM ( Bhartiya Janta yuva Morcha ).
He Was PWD minister of M.H from 1995 to 1999, and also held the post of leader of opposition in Maharashtra Assembly from 1999 to 2005.
He became youngest party president, of BJP in 2010. In 2014th Loksabha election, he won from Nagpur seat and currently he is a water and transport minister in Narendra Modi’s govt.
He has promoted Water Management, Solar Energy Projects and the use of modern technology & management tools in agriculture. He has a passion for bio-fuel and non-conventional sources of energy. His patronage to the social entrepreneurship has brought enormous development in the catchment areas of Nagpur region, notorious for farmers” suicide.
As A Road PWD minister of Maharashtra
Nitin Gadkari is known for his work in Maharashtra, he has made so many flyover that he was given a name as ” Flyover man ” during his tenure. Iconic Mumbai – Pune expressway is been build by him. He has initiated many public – Private partnership projects in Maharashtra.
As BJP President
He was the youngest party president of BJP. Even with his less experience in National politics, Gadkari was exceptional in his organisational skills. Many states election win including Punjab, Goa etc are credit to him and his organisational ability. Gadkari was the one who has tactfully managed the Sanjay Joshi and Modi fallout in 2012 Mumbai rally.
As A Road Transport Minster India
As a current road transport minister Gadkari is doing lot work. Currently road transport ministry is planning to plat tree in 15000 KM. in a sideways to National Highway’s. New road building average under ” Pradhan Mantri gram Sadak Yojna ” has tripled under Gadkari tenure.