Minister for Environment and Forests
Prakash Javdekar is the Minister for Environment and Forests and Member of Parliament – Rajya Sabha (from Madhya Pradesh). His previous held positions include Member of Parliament – Rajya Sabha (from Maharashtra) Member, Standing Committee on Defence, Member, Press Council of India, Member, Standing Committee on HRD and Member, Public Accounts Committee among many others. He is also the national spokesperson, Bharatiya Janata Party. In his pre-politics days, he worked with Bank of Maharashtra and also worked in Rural Development Dept. Sick Unit Cell, Employment Promotion Programme of the Bank.