Seventeenth Lok Sabha
Members Bioprofile
Kataria, Shri Rattan Lal
Constituency   : Ambala (SC) (Haryana)
Party Name     : Bharatiya Janata Party(BJP)
Email Address : ratanlal[DOT]kataria[AT]sansad[DOT]nic[DOT]in

Father's Name Shri Jyoti Ram
Mother's Name Smt. Perwari Devi
Date of Birth 19 Dec 1951
Place of Birth Vill. Sandhali, Distt. Yamunanagar, Haryana
Marital Status Married
Date of Marriage 04 May 1984
Spouse's Name Smt. Banto Kataria
No. of Sons 1
No.of Daughters 2
B.A. (Hons.), M.A. (Political Science), LL.B.
Educated at Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra and S.D. College, Ambala Cantt. (Haryana)
Profession Social Worker
Permanent Address
352, MDC, Mansa Devi Temple, Sector-4,
Panchkula, Haryana
Tel : (01722) 555352
09013869138, 09416499855 (M)
Present Address
H.No.33 Canning Lane
New Delhi 110001
Tel: 011-23018776, 9013869138, 9416499855 (M)
Positions Held
1980 State Vice-President, Bhartiya Janata Yuva Morcha
1980 onwards Member, BJP National Council
1981 - 1982 Spokesperson, BJP, Haryana
1982 State President Anusoochit Morcha, (BJP), Haryana
1987 Member, Haryana Legislative Assembly
1987-91 All India General Secretary, Bharatiya Janata Party (B.J.P.) Scheduled Castes Morcha
1988 Parliamentary Secretary, (Revenue), Haryana
1990 -1991 Akhil Bhartiya Mantri Anusoochit Morcha
1997 - 1998 Akhil Bhartiya Mahamantri, Anusoochit Morcha
1998 - 1999 Akhil Bhartiya Mantri, BJP
1999 Elected to 13th Lok Sabha
1999-2000 Member, Standing Committee on Finance
Member, Committee of Privileges
Member, Committee on Sub-ordinate Legislation
Member, Standing Committee on Energy
March 2000 onwards All India Secretary, B.J.P.
2001 - 2003 State President, BJP, Haryana
May 2014 Re-elected to 16th Lok Sabha (2nd term)
14 Aug. 2014 - 25 May 2019 Member, Committee on Welfare of Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes
1 Sep. 2014 onwards Member, Standing Committee on Finance
15 Sep. 2014 - 25 May 2019 Member, Committee on Private Members` Bills and Resolutions
Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Urban Development, Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation
May 2019 Re-elected to 17th Lok Sabha (3rd term)
30 May 2019 - 7 July 2021 Minister of State, Ministry of Jal Shakti and Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment
13 Sept. 2021 onwards Member, Standing Committee on Defence

Special Interests
Promotion of the principle of harmony of Sant Shiromani Shri Guru Ravidas Ji Maharaj, Dr. Bhim Rao Ambedkar and the Principal of Monopsychism Humanity of Pandit Deendayal Upadhyay at International level.
Favourite Pastime and Recreation
Singing (Particularly Patriotic Songs)
Writing Poems and Reading Good Books.
Countries Visited
Australia, Hong Kong (Special Administrative Region of the People`s Republic of China), Japan, Singapore, Thailand, U.A.E., U.K., U.S.A. and Vietnam
Other Information
Chairman, (i) Harijan Kalyan Nigam, 1987-89, (ii) Warehousing Corporation, 1997-99;
President, Guru Ravi Das Sabha; Media Incharge, B.J.P., Haryana
Member (2000 – 2004), Hindi Salahkar Samiti; Agriculture Advisory Committee; Northern Railway Advisory Committee; Telecommunications Advisory Committee.
Spokesperson, BJP, Haryana and Special Invitee Member, All India Scheduled Caste Front;
Collected various items for Indian soldiers during Indo-China war 1962; Recipient of Award from first Prime Minister of India Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru at Teen Murti in 1963 as a Child Artist; Attended UN General Assembly at New York, USA as member of Indian Delegation (December, 2001); A committed worker of Rashtriya Swayam Sewak Sangh for the last 37 years; Visited U.N., Participated in the 70th General Session of U.N. , New York, U.S.A., 2015

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