Anantkumar Hegde

Anantkumar Hegde
Anant Kumar Hegde
Uttara Kannada
Won7,86,042 votes*
BJP
*Provisional
GenderMale
Age51
EducationClass XII
ProfessionClass XII
Liabilities 4.1 crore
Movable Assets 4.2 crore
Immovable Assets 4.3 crore
Total Assets 8.5 crore
Income 32.7 lakh
*Data source: ADR

Other details

Place of BirthSirsi, Distt. Uttara Kannada (Karnataka)
Literary, Artistic & Scientific AccomplishmentsArtist
Social And Cultural ActivitiesFounder President of Kadamba, a national level NGO working in the field of rural development, rural health, formation of self-help groups, rural marketing and other rural welfare programmes, social services etc.
Special InterestsReading and studying of books
Favourite Pastime and RecreationListening Indian classical music
Sports and ClubsTae-kwon-do (Korean Martial Arts)
Countries VisitedArmenia, Austria, Finland, Germany, Malaysia, Nepal, Norway, Poland, Russia, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Switzerland, Turkmenistan, U.A.E. and U.S.A.

Positions Held

1996Elected to 11th Lok Sabha
1996-97Member, Standing Committee on Finance
1998Re-elected to 12th Lok Sabha (2nd term)
1998-99Member, Standing Committee on Home Affairs and its Sub-Committee on Judicial Reforms
2000-03Member, Consultative Committe, Ministry of Defence
2004Re-elected to 14th Lok Sabha (3rd term)
5 Aug. 2006Member, Standing Committee on Commerce
2009Re-elected to 15th Lok Sabha (4th term)
6 Aug. 2009Member, Committee on Public Undertakings
31 Aug. 2009Member, Standing Committee on Agriculture
1 May 2010Member, Committee on Public Undertakings
May, 2014Re-elected to 16th Lok Sabha (5th term)
1 Sep. 2014 - 3 Sept. 2017Member, Committee on Privileges
25 Mar. 2015 - 3 Sept. 2017Member, Standing Committee on Human Resource Development
3 Sept. 2017 onwardsUnion Minister of State, Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship
*Data source: LS

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