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Mahant Digvijai Nath Member of Parliament (MP) from Gorakhpur (Uttar Pradesh) Biodata

Name of Member: Mahant Digvijai Nath

Political Party: Hindu Mahasabha

Constituency & State: Gorakhpur (Uttar Pradesh)

Lok Sabha Experience: 4

4th Lok Sabha
Members Bioprofile

DIGVIJAI NATH, MAHANT Hindu Mahasabha, (Uttar Pradesh-Gorakhpur-1967)  b. at Udaipur (Mewar), Vaisakh Purnima, 1815 Saka, corresponding to year 1894; ed. at Gorakhpur; at the age of 4 years, both his parents having died, he was dedicated by his uncle to Mahatma Phoolnathji Maharaj of Shri Gorakshnath cult and was brought up at Gorakhpur on behalf of the Gorakshnath Temple; initiated into the Gorakshnath Sampradaya in 1932; organised the Akhil Bharat-varshiya Avdhut Bhesh Barahpanth Yogi Mahasabha; Participated in non-Cooperation movement in 1921 while a student at St. Andrews College, Gorakhpur and joined the Indian National Congress in 1921; joined the Hindu Mahasabha in 1937; arrested in Chaurichaura case in 1921 after having taken active part in it and was released later; organised boycott of the Simon Commission in 1928; opposed Gandhiji’s programme of boycotting the census operations in 1931; opposed the Communal Award in 1932; took active part in Delhi Shiv Mandir Satyagraha in 1939 and Hyderabad Satyagraha against the Nizam; in 1942 arrested under the Suspicion of being in contact with the Japanese and the Germans and other revolutionaries and was detained in prison; opposed the C.R. Formula and Cripps Mission proposal in 1945; arrested in Direct Action Movement against the U.P. Govt. on 1st August, 1947; suspected of complicity in Gandhiji’s murder in 1948, imprisoned for 9 months; worked as Office Secretary, General Secretary and Vice-President in the All India Hindu Mahasabha and presided over its Annual Session at Gwalior in 1961.

Social activities:  As an educationist, he has established a number of educational institutions in Gorakhpur district, including Maharana Pratap Inter College, Maharana Pratap Degree College, Maharana Pratap Mahila Degree College, Maharana Pratap Engineering Institute, Gorakshnath Higher Secondary School, Gorakshnath Sanskrit Mahavidyalaya and Darshan Shastra Mahavidyalaya, Shishu-Vihar for children; responsible for the establishment at the Gorakhpur University, as a Founder-member and Vice-President of its Foundation Society.

Favourite pastime and recreation:  Religious, cultural, educational and political activities, particularly discussing problems of Hindus and Akhand Hindustan.

Special interests:  Spread of education.

Books published:  ‘Yoga Rahasya’, ‘Nath Yoga’, ‘Philosophy of Gorakhnath’ and ‘Discourses on Hindu Spiritual Culture.

Travels abroad:  Nepal.

Permanent address:  Shri Guru Gorakhnath Mandir, Gorakhpur.U.P.


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Shri Yogi Adityanath Member of Parliament (MP) from Gorakhpur (Uttar Pradesh) Biodata

Name of Member: Shri Yogi Adityanath

Political Party: Bharatiya Janata Party

Constituency & State: Gorakhpur (Uttar Pradesh)

Lok Sabha Experience: 12,13,14,15,16

Sixteenth Lok Sabha

Members Bioprofile
Adityanath, Shri Yogi
Constituency   :Gorakhpur (Uttar Pradesh)
Party Name     :Bharatiya Janata Party(BJP)
Email Address :yogi[DOT]adityanath[AT]sansad[DOT]nic[DOT]in
yogiadityanath72[AT]gmail[DOT]com
Father’s NameLate Mahant Avaidyanath
Date of Birth05 Jun 1972
Place of BirthPanchur, Garhwal (Uttarakhand)
Marital StatusUnmarried
Educational
Qualifications
Graduate in Science
Educated at H.N.B. Garhwal University, Srinagar, Uttarakhand
ProfessionReligious Missionary
Social Worker
Permanent Address
361,Old Gorakhpur,Shri Gorakhnath Mandir,
Gorakhpur-273015, Uttar Pradesh
Tel : (0551) 2255453/54, 09450966551 (M)
Fax : (0551) 2255455
Present Address
19, G.R.G. Road,
New Delhi – 110 001
Tel : (011) 23093847, 09450966551 (M)
Fax : (011) 23092633
Positions Held
1998Elected to 12th Lok Sabha
1998-99Member, Standing Committee on Food, Civil Supplies and Public Distribution and
Its Sub-Committee-B on Department of Sugar and Edible Oils Distribution
Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Home Affairs
1999Re-elected to 13th Lok Sabha (2nd term)
1999 – 2000Member, Standing Committee on Food, Civil Supplies and Public Distribution
Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Home Affairs
2004Re-elected to 14th Lok Sabha ( 3rd term)
Member, Committee on Government Assurances
Member, Standing Committee on External Affairs
Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Home Affairs
2009Re-elected to 15th Lok Sabha (4th term)
31 Aug. 2009Member, Standing Committee on Transport, Tourism and Culture
Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Home Affairs
May, 2014Re-elected to 16th Lok Sabha (5th term)
14 Aug. 2014 – 30 Apr. 2015Member, Committee on Public Undertakings
1 Sept. 2014 – 21 Sept. 2017Member, Standing Committee on Transport, Tourism and Culture
2 Sep. 2014 – 21 Sept. 2017Chairperson, Joint Committee on Salaries and Allowances of Members of Parliament.
Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Home Affairs
29 Jan. 2015 – 21 Sept. 2017Member, General Purposes Committee
21 Sept. 2017Resigned
Books Published
‘Yaugik Shatkarm’, ‘Hathayog: Swaroop evam Sadhna’, ‘Hindu Rashtra Nepal: Atit, Vartmaan evam Bhavisya’, ‘Rajyog: Swaroop evam Sadhna’
Literary, Artistic & Scientific Accomplishments
Chief Editor, `Hindi weekly` and monthly magazine `Yogvani`
Social And Cultural Activities
Providing hostel for socially and economically weaker and backward children; working for mass-awakening against religious and social conventions, evils; running more than two dozens educational institutions and working for extending health facilities to rural areas;
Running various spiritual and cultural organizations including the centers of oldest meditation system of India and the centre of a prominent philosophical sect. of Nath Panth
Special Interests
Yoga and spirituality; Campaigning for cow-protection and promotion; Rashtra Raksha Abhiyan for social and national security
Favourite Pastime and Recreation
Gardening, religious discourses, bhajans and touring religious spots
Sports and Clubs
Badmintion and swimming
Countries Visited
Cambodia, Malaysia, Nepal, Singapore,Thailand and U.S.A.
Other Information
President : (i) Vishwa Hindu Maha Sangh, Bharat; (ii) Gau Raksha Samiti, Bharat; (iii) Digvijaynath Swadhyay Kendra evam Vichar Manch, Gorakhpur; (iv) Kisan Intermediate College, Bargoniya, Deoria; (v) Hindi Saptahik Samachar Patra, Gorakhpur; (vi) Guru Shri Gorakhnath Dharmarth Chikitsalaya Samiti, Gorakhnath Mandir, Gorakhpur; (vii) Guru Gorakhnath Mahavidyalaya, Vithyani, Uttarakhand; (viii) Maharana Pratap Post Graduate College, Jangal Dhusand, Gorakhpur; (ix) Maharana Pratap Polytechnic, Gorakhpur; (x) Digvijaynath Inter College, Chauk Mafi, Pipiganj, Gorakhpur; (xi) Adi Shakti Maa Paateshwari Public School, Devipatan, Tulsipur, Balrampur; (xii) Shri Maa Paateshwari Sewashram Chikitsalaya, Devipatan, Tulsipur, Balrampur; (xiii) Guru Shri Gorakhnath Daridra Narayan Swasthaya Sewa Kosh Samiti, Guru Shri Gorakhnath Chikitsalaya, Gorakhpur; (xiv) Mahant Digvijaynath Ayurveda Chikitsalaya, Gorakhnath Mandir, Gorakhpur; (xv) Guru Shri Gorakhnath School of Nursing, Gorakhnath, Gorakhpur; (xvi) Guru Gorakhnath Vidyapeeth, Bharohia, Pipiganj, Gorakhpur; (xvii) Guru Gorakhnath Institute of Medical Science, Gram-Sonbarsa, Post-Maniram, Gorakhpur.

Secretary : (i) Maharana Pratap Mahavidyalaya, Jangal Dhusand, Gorakhpur; (ii) Maharana Pratap Mahila Mahavidyalaya, Ramduttpur, Gorakhpur; (iii) Digvijaynath Balika Inter College, Chowk Bazar, Maharajganj; (iv) Maharana Pratap Krishak Inter College, Jangal Dhushand, Gorakhpur; (v) Mahant Digvijaynath Inter College, Chowk Bazar, Maharajganj; (vi) Maharana Pratap Senior Secondary School, Betiyahata, Gorakhpur; (vii) Gorakhnath Sanskrit Uchhtar Madhyamik Vidyalaya, Gorakhnath, Gorakhpur; (viii) Mahayogi Guru Gorakhnath Yog Sansthan, Gorakhnath, Gorakhpur; (ix) Maharana Pratap Shiksha Parishad, Gorakhpur; (x) Digvijaynath Post Graduate College, Gorakhpur; (xi) Maharana Pratap Inter College, Gorakhpur; (xii) Maharana Pratap Balika Vidyalaya, Ramduttpur, Gorakhpur; (xiii) Digvijaynath High School, Chowk Mafi, Pipiganj, Gorakhpur; (xiv) Shri Gorakshnath Sanskrit Vidyapeeth, Gorakhpur; (xv) Maharana Pratap Balika Vidyalaya, Civil Lines, Gorakhpur; (xvi) Maharana Pratap Junior High School, Gorakhpur; (xvii) Gorakhpeethadhishwar Mahant Avaidnath Mahavidyalaya, Chowk Bazar, Maharajganj; (xviii) Digvijaynath College of Teachers Education, Civil Lines, Gorakhpur; (xix) Maharana Pratap Women’s Post Graduate College, Ramduttpur, Gorakhpur; (xx) Maharana Pratap Girls Inter College, Civil Lines, Gorakhpur; (xxi) Digvijaynath Girls Inter College, Chowk Bazar, Maharajganj; (xxii) Yogiraj Baba Gambhirnath Sewashram Samiti, Jangel Dhushand, Gorakhpur; (xxiii) Maharana Pratap Poorva Madhyamik Vidyalaya, Ramduttpur, Gorakhpur; (xxiv) Maharana Pratap Shishu Shiksha Vihar, Ramduttpur, Gorakhpur; (xxv) Maharana Pratap Shishu Shiksha Vihar, Laldiggi, Gorakhpur; (xxvi) Shri Guru Gorakhnath Sanskrit Vidyalaya, Kashi Gorakshtilla, Maidagin, Varanasi.

 


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Gorakhpur Constituency, Uttar Pradesh Loksabha Election 2014 Results, MP, Voters, Political Parties Data

Constituency Name : Gorakhpur

 

VII. RESULT

PARTY

CANDIDATE

VOTES

WINNER

BJP

Adityanath

539127

RUNER-UP

SP

Rajmati Nishad

226344

MARGIN

312783

 

VI. DATES

POLLING

COUNTING

DECLARATION OF RESULT

12-May-2014

16-May-2014

16-May-2014

 

V. POLLING STATIONS

NUMBER

1948

AVERAGE ELECTORS PER POLLING STATION

977

DATE(s) OF RE-POLL, IF ANY :

null

NUMBER OF POLLING STATIONS WHERE RE-POLL WAS ORDERED

NIL

IV. VOTES

1039934

1. TOTAL VOTES POLLED ON EVM

2. TOTAL DEDUCTED VOTES FROM EVM

(TEST VOTES + VOTES NOT RETRIVED+ NOTA)

8737

3. TOTAL VALID VOTES POLLED ON EVM

1031197

4. POSTAL VOTES COUNTED

888

5. POSTAL VOTES DEDUCTED

(REJECTED POSTAL VOTES + NOTA)

39

6. VALID POSTAL VOTES

849

7. TOTAL VALID VOTES POLLED

1032046

8. TEST VOTES POLLED ON EVM

0

9. VOTES POLLED FOR ‘NOTA’ (INCLUDING POSTAL)

8153

10. TENDERED VOTES

0

MEN

WOMEN

OTHERS

TOTAL

1. NOMINATED

17

1

0

18

2. NOMINATION REJECTED

3

0

0

3

3. WITHDRAWN

0

0

0

0

4. CONTESTED

14

1

0

15

5. FORFEITED DEPOSIT

12

0

0

12

II.

ELECTORS

1. GENERAL

1054489

848207

158

1902854

2. OVERSEAS

0

0

0

0

3. SERVICE

720

414

1134

4. TOTAL

1055209

848621

158

1903988

III.

VOTERS

1. GENERAL

582909

457008

17

1039934

2. OVERSEAS

0

0

0

0

3. PROXY

0

4. POSTAL

888

5. TOTAL

1040822

6. Votes Rejected Due to Other Reason

0

III(A). POLLING PERCENTAGE

54.67

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