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Detailed Profile: Shri Vincent H Pala

NameShri Vincent H Pala
Constituency from which I am electedShillong
Father's NameShri John Dkhar
Mother's NameSmt. Hermelinda Pala
Date of Birth14 Feb 1968
Birth PlaceVill. Lamyrsiang, Distt. Jaintia (Meghalaya)
Maritial StatusMarried
Date of Marriage 30 Sep 1991
Spouse NameSmt.Dimorine Tariang
No. of ChildrenNo.of Sons:0   No.of Daughters:4
State NameMeghalaya
Party NameIndian National Congress
Permanent AddressEdamanry Cottage, Dhankheti,Shillong-793001, MeghlayaTels.(0364) 2226575, 09436106333 (M) Fax. (0364) 2504321
Present Address21, B. R. Mehta Lane,New Delhi - 110 001Tels. (011) 23711586, 23325996, 23730719 (O), 23389236, 23385024 (R) Fax. (011) 23354496 (O) 23070841 (R)
Email idvincentdimo[at]yahoo[dot]com 2[dot] vincentpala[at]gmail[dot]com 3[dot] vincent[dot]pala[at]sansad[dot]nic[dot]in
Educational QualificationsB.E. (Civil) Educated at Jalpaiguri Govt. Engineering College, New Jalpaiguri, West Bengal
Positions Held
2009Elected to 15th Lok Sabha
2009 onwardsUnion Minister of State, Water Resources
19 Jan 2011 - 27 OctUnion Minister of State, Minority Affairs
July 2011 - 27 Oct. Union Minister of State, Water Resources
Special InterestsSports and Construction
Sports and ClubsAthletics,driving music and reading
Favourite Pastimes and RecreationTravelling all over the world
Countries VisitedArgentina, Australia, Brazil, Belgium, China, Denmark, France, Germany, Hongkong, Holland, Italy, Japan, Nairobi,Norway, Sweden, Singapore, South Africa, Thailand, U.A.E. U.K. and U.S.A.
Other InformationServed as (i) Chief Coordinator, Meghalaya Pradesh Congress Committee; (ii) Asst. Chief Engineer, Public Works Department,2000-2008, Govt. of Meghalaya; and (iii) Treasurer, Meghalaya Pradesh Congress Committee

Source: Lok Sabha