Nitin Gadkari

Nitin Jairam Gadkari, born 27 May 1957 is an Indian politician and businessman from Maharashtra. Gadkari earlier served as the President of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) from 2009 to 2013. He is also known for his work as the Public Works Department Minister of the State of Maharashtra, where, under his leadership, a series of roads, highways and flyovers across the state were constructed – including the Mumbai-Pune Expressway, India's first six-lane concrete, high-speed expressway.

He currently represents the Nagpur constituency in the Lok Sabha, and is a lawyer and industrialist by occupation.

Nitin Gadkari