Kantilal Bhuria

Positions Held

Ministry Tenure
Member of Parliament, Lok Sabha 2015

Personal Details

Date Of Birth 1 June 1950 (age 68)
Place Jhabua, Madhya Bharat, India
Political Party Indian National Congress
Academics M. A., LLB


Kantilal Bhuria (born 1 June 1950) is a member of the Indian National Congress and was till July 2011 the Minister of Tribal Affairs of the Republic of India. He had been promoted to the rank of cabinet minister in the United Progressive Alliance-2 government, led by the Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in 2009. Earlier, he was the Minister of State in the Ministry of Agriculture and Minister of State in the Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution.

His successor, the new Minister of Tribal Affairs is V Kishore Chandra Deo, another Congressman.