H.E. Jairam Ramesh

H.E. Jairam Ramesh

Former Union Minister

Member of Rajya Sabha (Upper House)

Biography

Jairam Ramesh is former Minister, an economist, and a senior leader of the Indian National Congress. He is a MP in the Rajya Sabha from the state of Andhra Pradesh since June 2004. He has held different portfolios and served various ministries including ministry of Environment & Forests and Drinking Water & Sanitation. As an economist, he was entrusted with several crucial roles as an advisor to the Finance Minister and also to the Prime Minister. He has also served the Planning Commission, Ministry of Industry and other economic wings of the government.