As soon as a practising lawyer, Rajasthan Schooling Minister Govind Singh Dotasara’s elevation to the submit of the state Congress chief got here virtually 15 years after he contested his first election to develop into a member of a panchayat samiti within the state.
Born on October 1, 1964 in Kriparam ji ki Dhani in Lakshmangarh of Sikar district, 55-year-old Dotasara had began his profession on the grass-roots stage within the occasion whereas working as a lawyer.
The three-time Congress MLA had contested the Lakshmanagarh panchayat samiti in 2005 earlier than being given the occasion ticket for the meeting elections three years later.
On Tuesday, he was made the state Congress president after the removing of Sachin Pilot from the submit following accusations that he tried to topple the Congress authorities within the state as a part of a “BJP conspiracy”.
Earlier, he held the submit of the Sikar district Congress president for seven years. He additionally labored for the Youth Congress.
In 2008, Mr Dotasara for the primary time received the occasion ticket to contest the meeting elections from the Lakshmangarh constituency, from the place he received by a slim margin.
Since 2008, he has been repeatedly successful meeting elections. He was made the state’s training minister after the occasion’s victory within the 2018 meeting polls.
Earlier, he held the submit of the deputy chief whip of the Congress within the 14th Rajasthan meeting.
Mr Dotasara has accomplished BCom after which LLB from Rajasthan College. He practised in a Sikar court docket for nearly 20 years.
He was married to Sunita Devi on March 4, 1984 and has two sons. His spouse is a authorities schoolteacher.