Shri Vikram Verma

Past President

Shri Vikram Verma

Born 23 January 1944  is an Indian politician and a leader of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) from Dhar, Madhya Pradesh. He formerly served as a Member of Parliament (MP) in the Rajya Sabha. He also served as a Minister in the Government of India for Youth and Sports Affairs from 2002 to 2004.

Shri Vikram Verma did his primary education in Dharampuri village. He graduated from Christian College, Indore. He received his M.A. (Hindi & Political Science) from Indore Christian College, Indore. He completed his LLB. from Indore Christian College, Indore.

Political Career

He was president of the students' union in his college life.
1969-72 - He remained chairman of Dharampuri Municipality.
1977-80 - First time Elected member of the state assembly and appointed parliamentary secretary.
1980-85  - Member of Legislative Assembly, Madhya Pradesh, and was Pradesh Mantri of Bhartiya Janta Party.
1989-93 -  Cabinet Minister, School Education, Higher Education, Sports, Culture, Government of Madhya Pradesh.
1990-93, 1993-98 & 1978-80 Parliament Secretary, Education, Sports and Youth Welfare, Government of Madhya Pradesh
1993-98 - Leader of the Opposition, Legislative Assembly, Madhya Pradesh
2002-04 - Union Cabinet Minister of youth affairs and sports, Member of Rajya Sabha in Third Vajpayee Ministry
2006 Re-elected to Rajya Sabha
2007- Appointed National Vice President of Bharatiya Janata Party