Balwant Singh Ramoowalia (born 15 March 1942) is an Indian politician. His father Karnail Singh Paras was a well known Kavishar. Balwant Singh started his political career with student politics as a general secretary of Student Federation of India in 1963. He went on to join All India Sikh Students' Federation and was its president from 1968-72. Later he joined Akali Dal and became Member of Parliament twice from Faridkot and Sangrur. He left Akali Dal to get elected to Rajya Sabha in 1996 and served as the Union Minister for Social Welfare. He formed his own political party Lok Bhalai Party that he merged into Akali Dal in November 2011. He contested for Punjab assembly in 2012 elections from Mohalli and lost.
Is Post Graduate, with llb. d.a.v college.
Contested in 3 election(s), the details of election track record are below.
Has no criminal cases against them - clean chit!
Current total assets are Rs.3,26,47,687.
|Election||Constituency||Party||Criminal Cases||Assets||Liabilities||Election Expenses||Result|
|Lok Sabha 2009||Sangrur||LBP||0||3,26,47,687|
|Punjab 2012||S.A.S. Nagar||sad||0||5,53,78,865|
|Lok Sabha 2004||Ludhiana||lbp||0||1,52,99,197|