Published on 9 July 2021
Shri Shantanu Thakur


Shri Shantanu Thakur

Hon'ble Minister of State

Ministry of Ports, Shipping and Waterways 

Father's Name Shri Manjul Krishna Thakur
Mother's Name Smt. Chhabi Rani Thakur
Date of Birth 03 Aug 1982
Place of Birth Thakur Nagar, 24 Pargana North, West Bengal
Marital Status Married
Date of Marriage  30 Nov 2011
Spouse's Name  Smt. Soma Thakur
No. of Sons 2
Educational Qualifications  Graduation English (Hon.), Advance Diploma in Hospitality Management Educated at Karnataka Open University and Victorial University, Sydney, Australia
Profession Dharma Guru, Social Worker
Permanent Address Vill. Uttar Chikanpara, P.O.-Thakur Nagar, P.S.-Gaighata, Distt. North 24 Parganas, West Bengal-743287 09647534453 (M)
Present Address   Room No. 58, Western Court, New Delhi-110001
Positions Held    
May, 2019 Elected to 17th Lok Sabha
13 Sept. 2019 onwards Member, Standing Committee on Commerce Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Rural Development, Ministry of Panchayati Raj

Social And Cultural Activities
Spreading the thoughts and idealism of Matua culture all over India for the last 20 years.
Special Interests
Matua dharma and culture
Favourite Pastime and Recreation
Playing cricket and hospitality; Cooking & Indian food
Sports and Clubs
Cricket player
Countries Visited