Parvesh Verma

Indian Member of Parliament

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Parvesh Verma: Indian Member of Parliament
Parvesh Sahib Singh Verma is an Indian politician and a Member of parliament (MP) from West Delhi Lok Sabha Constituency. As a member of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), he is serving his second term as an MP for West Delhi. In 2014 he was elected to the 16th Lok Sabha, and re-elected in 2019 for the 17th Lok Sabha with the highest ever margin of victory in the history of Delhi, a margin of 578,486 votes. He is a member of two high level committees of Parliament, the Finance Committee, and the Estimates Committee. He had also served on the Joint Committee on Salaries and Allowances of Members of Parliament and a member of the Standing Committee on Urban Development in his first term as an MP. He contested the Mehrauli Vidhan Sabha constituency in the 2013 assembly election and defeated MP Yoganand Shastri, speaker of the Delhi Vidhan Sabha. Parvesh Verma is the son of Sahib Singh Verma, former Chief Minister of Delhi.


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Court rejects plea seeking FIR against Union minister Anurag Thakur, BJP MP Parvesh Verma for hate speech

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‘Selective amnesia’: EC rebuts ex-CEC Quraishi on its handling of hate speech

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Delhi poll results out, BJP in no mood to ease attack on Kejriwal

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Delhi elections: EC again bans BJP's Parvesh Verma from campaigning

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CAA won't be taken back, Cong indulging in vote bank politics: BJP

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Election Commission issues show-cause notice to BJP MP Parvesh Verma for calling Kejriwal a 'terrorist'

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EC bans MoS Anurag Thakur from campaigning for 72 hours, BJP MP Parvesh Verma barred for 96 hours

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Delhi polls: EC orders removal of Anurag Thakur, Parvesh Verma from BJP's star campaigners list

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Will remove Shaheen Bagh protesters within one hour if BJP comes to power, says MP Parvesh Verma

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