Biographical Sketch
Member of Parliament
XI Lok Sabha


Father's Name: Late Ch. Charan Singh Date of Birth: 12 February 1939 Place of Birth: Bhadola in Distt. Meerut (Uttar Pradesh) Marital Status: Married on 17 June 1967 Spouse's Name: Smt. Radhika Singh Children: One son and two daughters Educational Qualifications :
B.Sc., B. Tech. and M.S. Educated at Lucknow University, Lucknow; I.I.T. Kharagpur and Illinois Technology (U.S.A.); Jorhat Cotton College and Guwahati University (Assam) Profession :
Computer Expert Permanent Address :
244/2, Shivaji Road, Meerut-250001 (Uttar Pradesh) Positions Held :
July 1986Elected to Rajya Sabha 1987President Lok Dal (A) 1988President, Janata Party 1989Elected to Lok Sabha (Ninth) Secretary General, Janata Dal Dec. 1989-Nov. 1990Union Cabinet Minister, Industry 1991Re-elected to Lok Sabha (Tenth) Feb. 1995-May 1996Union Cabinet Minister, Food 1996Elected to Lok Sabha (Eleventh)* on Indian National Congress ticket for the third time President, Bharatiya Kisan Kamgar Party 1997Elected again to Lok Sabha (Eleventh)** Special Interests :
Anything connected with agriculture and technology Favourite Pastime and Recreation: RecreationReading and music Countries Visited :
Brazil, Canada, Columbia, Dubai, Hong Kong, Iran, Japan and U.S.A.
Other Information :
Worked for 17 years in the computer industry in U.S.A. and on return to India became Vice-Chairman, Kisan Trust
Election Result :
Baghpat Lok Sabha constituency Total electorate12,71,152 Total votes polled6,66,928 Votes polled in favour of the first four leading candidates : (1)Shri Ajit Singh (I.N.C.)3,48,600 (2)Shri Mukhia Gurjar (S.P.)1,49,709 (3)Shri Veer Sain Saroha (B.J.P.)93,628 (4)Shri Charan alias Charan Singh Tyagi55,869 (B.S.P.)     Bye-Election Result :
Baghpat Lok Sabha constituency Total electorate12,86,529 Total votes polled5,30,941 Votes polled in favour of the first four leading candidates : (1)Shri Ajit Singh (B.K.K.P.)3,31,985 (2)Shri Mukhia Gurjar (S.P.)1,00,545 (3)Shri Tripal Singh Dhama (B.J.P.)94,404 (4)Shri Kaka Joginder Singh752 Urf Dharati Pakad (Ind.)  
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