Birthday Special: Political Journey of Youngest Politician Jayesh Radadiya

Jayesh Radadiya is born on 20 December 1981 in Jamkandorana, Rajkot. He is a Member of Gujarat’s 14th Legislative Assembly, representing the 74-Jetpur constituency seat of Gujarat state and representing from Bharatiya Janata Party.

Jayesh Radadiya is child of Mrs. Chetnaben and Mr. Vitthalbhai Radadiya. He completed his graduation in Bachelor of Engineering (Civil) degree at Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda (Vadodara) in 2001.

Jayesh Radadiya is son of Mr. Vitthalbhai Hansrajbhai Radadiya who is elected Member of Parliament representing the Porbandar constituency seat constantly from year 2009 to the present time.

Jayesh had political interest from grassroot level. During his graduation at MS University, he was elected as General Secretary of the M.S.University Union, a statutory corporate body of the students.

He started his political career by contesting for 12th Gujarat Legislative Assembly. He is elected as Member of Gujarat Vidhansabha by winning from Dhoraji assembly seat.

During the year 2012, Jayesh joined Bharatiya Janata Party along with his father-cum-political leader Vitthalbhai Radadiya, under the leadership of Honorable Prime Minister Shri Narendrabhai Modi. Thereafter, during the elections of 13th Gujarat Legislative Assembly, he had contested the elections from 74-Jetpur assembly seat from Bharatiya Janata Party and was again elected as Member of Gujarat Assembly.

Jayesh Radadiya is currently represent as Director of Rajkot District Co-Operative Bank Ltd.

After getting elected as Member of Gujarat Vidhansabha in the year 2012, he is appointed as Minister of State in the government led by then Chief Minister Narendrabhai Modi.

During Reshuffle of the Ministry of Government of Gujarat in 2013, Jayesh Radadiya is appointed as Minister of State in Water Supply (excluding Kalpasar) and Tourism Ministry from year 2013 to 2016 in the Government of Gujarat.

In the year 2016 with new ministers being appointed, Jayesh Radadiya is again appointed as Cabinet Minister of Food, Civil Supply & Consumer Affairs, Cottage Industry and Printing & Stationary under the new Chief Minister Vijaybhai Rupani.