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Detailed Profile: Shri Naveen Jindal

NameShri Naveen Jindal
Constituency from which I am electedKurukshetra
Father's NameLate Shri Om Prakash Jindal
Mother's NameSmt. Savitri Devi Jindal
Date of Birth09 Mar 1970
Birth PlaceHisar (Haryana)
Maritial StatusMarried
Date of Marriage 28 May 1994
Spouse NameSmt. Shallu Jindal
No. of ChildrenNo.of Sons:1   No.of Daughters:1
State NameHaryana
Party NameIndian National Congress
Permanent AddressJindal House, Mohan Nagar, Pipli Road,Kurukshetra - 136 118, HaryanaTelefax. (01744) 222223, 223400
Present Address171, South Avenue, New Delhi - 110 011Tels. (011) 23012253, 23795299 9868180595 (M) Fax. (011) 23012213
Email idnaveen[dot]jindal[at]sansad[dot]nic[dot]in
Educational QualificationsB.Com. (Hons.), MBA Educated at Hansraj College, University of Delhi, Delhi and University of Texas, Dallas, U.S.A.
ProfessionIndustrialist Sportsperson Philanthropist and Social Worker Pilot
Positions Held
2004Elected to 14th Lok Sabha
5 Aug. 2004Member, Committee on Home Affairs
Convenor, Home Sub-Committee on Modernisation of Prison Administration
Convenor, Parliamentary Forum on Youth
Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Defence
16 Dec. 2004Member, Committee on Public Accounts
2009Re-elected to 15th Lok Sabha (2nd term)
31 Aug. 2009Member, Standing Committee on Home Affairs
Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Defence
21 Jan. 2010Member - Convenor, Parliamentary Forum on Children
4 May 2010Special Invitee, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Road, Transport & Highways
Special Invitee, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Civil Aviation
5 May 2010Member, Committee on Public Accounts
Social and Cultural ActivitiesSingle handed fought for the dignified display of the National-Flag as a symbol of honour and pride including display of the tri-colour on clothes; Zealous about ushering honesty into public life and eradicating corruption, unemployment and poverty; worked for the ban of smoking in the Central Hall of Parliament House; worked for the development of Kurukshetra and for the development of sports in the country; Instrumental (i) in getting permission for flying the National flags on monumental flagpoles over 100 ft high during night hours too; and (ii) amending Rule 349 (XIV) of the Rules of Procedure and Conduct of Business in Lok Sabha allowing Hon. Members to wear the National Flag in the form of lapel pin/badge.
Special InterestsPromoting respectful display of National Flag which symbolises national honour and pride; bringing honesty into public life and eradicating corruption and red tapism; achieving population stabilization through education for all especially women
Sports and ClubsFormer National Champion and present National record holder in skeet shooting; won silver medal in SAF games,Pakistan, 2004; Gold at the Open Shooting Championship, Singapore, 2004; Captain of Jindal Steel & Power Polo team; winner of Indian Open 2003 and 2004, an event of highest level of polo played in India; President, Equestrian Association of Chhattisgarh; Two silver Medals at the 48th National Shooting Championship, Indore 2004; Silver medal at the 50th National Shooting Championship, New Delhi, December 2006; Gold Medal at the V Sardar Sajjan Singh Sethi Memorial Master Shooting Competition, Jaipur 2007
Favourite Pastimes and RecreationPlaying polo, horse riding, shooting, reading, walking, exercise and yoga
Countries VisitedWidely travelled
Other InformationExecutive Committee on Constitution Club; Chancellor, O.P. Jindal Global University, Sonepat (Haryana); Member Ind-UK Parliamentary Friendship Group; (ii) Indo-Yemen Parliamentary Friendship Group; and (iii) Young Presidents Organisation; Vice Presidengt, IPA (Indain Polo Associaton)Sport Secretary, Consitutional Club; Attended (i) The Commonwealth Parliamentary Association Seminar, May 2006; (ii) Indo-US forum of Parliamentary Leadership Programme, Yale University, USA, October 2007; and (iii) UNCTAD XII Conference, Accra, April 2008; Addressed UN General Assembly on Global Warming and Private Investment, June 2009 Led (i) Jindal Steel & Power Ltd. (JSPL), during the five year period 2005 to 2009, as the 2nd largest value Creator in the world and the only company from India to be included in the Top Ten 2010 Value Creators global rankings released by leading global management consultin firm; and (ii) The Boston Consulting group (BCG), ranked 1st amongst the global and mining companies during this period

Source: Lok Sabha