Manpreet Singh Badal, an MLA from Gidderbaha, the former finance minister of Punjab, is a nephew of Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal and a cousin of Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal. -Education Qualification: Manpreet earlier studied at Doon School. Did BA(Hons.) graduate from Delhi St Stephen college and LL.B. (Hons.) bar-at-law from London.
Elected to the Punjab VidhanSabha in a By-election in May 1995, 1997 and in February, 2002 and 2007 and remained Member of several committees of Punjab VidhanSabha.
Member Senate, Panjab University Chandigarh, Punjabi University Patiala; Member Regional Engineering College, Jalandhar.
He worked for the overall development of his constituency; attended all the conferences of the party.
-Remained Member of General Purposes Committee of Punjab VidhanSabha and Chief Whip of SAD Legislature Party in the Punjab VidhanSabha; worked as Spokesman and Incharge, Media & Publicity Wing of SAD.
-Visited Iraq to see the system of agriculture farming as a Member of Punjab Delegation.
-Travels/ Countries – Most of the European countries, North America And south East Asia.
-Manpreet Singh Badal, even during his tenure as finance minister of Punjab, didn’t use red light atop his vehicle nor moved with any security. He often drives his own vehicle.
-In October 2010 the rebel Akali Leader was first sacked from the post of finance minister of the State and later expelled from the primary membership of the party, the ShiromaniAkaliDal.
-Since then he has been taking the tour of the state, meeting people, under the name ‘Jago Punjab Yatra’ and has announced his plans to launch his political party on 23rd of March, 2011 at KhatkarKalan on the Martyrdom day of ShaheedBhagat Singh, Rajguru and Sukhdev.
Permanent Address- VPO Badal, District – Muktsar
His e-mail is firstname.lastname@example.org
He has so many profiles / pages on facebok.
He has a twitter account :badalmanpreet
Manpreet’sblog – Manpreetbadal.wordpress.com