As soon as a practising lawyer, Rajasthan Schooling Minister Govind Singh Dotasara’s elevation to the publish of the state Congress chief got here virtually 15 years after he contested his first election to turn 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 degree within the get together whereas working as a lawyer.
The three-time Congress MLA had contested the Lakshmanagarh panchayat samiti in 2005 earlier than being given the get together ticket for the meeting elections three years later.
On Tuesday, he was made the state Congress president after the elimination of Sachin Pilot from the publish following accusations that he tried to topple the Congress authorities within the state as a part of a “BJP conspiracy”.
Earlier, he held the publish of the Sikar district Congress president for seven years. He additionally labored for the Youth Congress.
In 2008, Mr Dotasara for the primary time bought the get together ticket to contest the meeting elections from the Lakshmangarh constituency, from the place he gained by a slim margin.
Since 2008, he has been constantly successful meeting elections. He was made the state’s schooling minister after the get together’s victory within the 2018 meeting polls.
Earlier, he held the publish 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 twenty years.
He was married to Sunita Devi on March 4, 1984 and has two sons. His spouse is a authorities schoolteacher.