Heena Gavit

Political Party: Bharatiya Janata Party

State: Maharashtra

Dr Heena Gavit is an Indian Bharatiya Janata Party politician from Maharashtra. She is a member of the 16th Lok Sabha (lower house of the Indian Parliament) from the Nandurbar constituency.

Professional career

Dr. Heena Gavit is the daughter of Dr Vijaykumar Gavit, a Bharatiya Janata Party & Ex-Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) MLA from the Nandurbar Assembly constituency. She is a doctor by profession.

Political career

In the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, she defeated Manikrao Hodlya Gavit, a nine-time MP from Nandurbar. Manikrao's Indian National Congress held the seat since 1967. Heena's victory of margin was 106905 votes. Along with Raksha Khadse, she became the youngest MP in the 16th Lok Sabha.

Controversy

On 5 August 2018, the protesters who were observing a dharna outside the Dhule Collector's office for the past 16 days attacked Heena Gavit's car.

Contact

Permanent Address:Plot No.6, Viral Vihar Colony, Khodai Mata Road, Nandurbar-425412MaharashtraTel : (02564) 223061, 09967045607 (M)

Present Address:187, South Avenue New Delhi-11001109013869249 (M)

Email Id:gn[dot]vijaykumar[at]sansad[dot]nic[dot]in drheenagavit[at]gmail[dot]com

Position

Positions Held:May, 2014 Elected to 16th Lok Sabha
1 Sep. 2014 onwards Member, Standing Committee on Health and Family Welfare
15 Sep. 2014 onwards Member, Joint Committee on Food Management in Parliament House Complex
Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Tribal Affairs
1 May 2016 onwards Member, Committee on the Welfare of Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes

Assets

13 Crore

Education

M.B.B.S.

Profession

Member of parliament

personal details

Party:Bharatiya Janata Party

Father’s Name:Dr. Vijaykumar Krishnarao Gavit

Mother’s Name:Dr. Kumudini Vijaykumar Gavit

Date of Birth:Sunday, June 28, 1987

Birth Place:Nandurbar (Maharashtra)

SONS:0

DAUGHTERS:0

State Name:Maharashtra