Congress (I)Jagdish Thakor is the Ex-Member of Parliament from the Patan constituency, Government of India, and one of the foremost Congress leaders of Gujarat state. A perfect blend of administrator, politician and reformer, Jagdish Thakor is at the forefront of changing the face of Indian politics.
Born on 1st July, 1957, Jagdish Thakor received a education, characterized by values and ethics.Today, the overall grounding helps him in heading numerous committees and association across the spectrum.

Present Designation
Ex-Member of Parliament (MP)- Patan Consttuency
Ex-Member of Agriculture Committee.
Ex-Member of Textile Committee.
Ex-Member of MP LADS Committee.
Ex-Member of Rastrabhasa Hindi..
2009 Elected as MP Patan.
2007 Chief Whip Congress Legislative Party Gujarat.
2002 Elected as MLA Dhegam.
2007 Elected as MLA Dhegam and then become Chief Whip Congress Legislative Party in Gujarat.
1998 Contested Lok Sabha of Kapadvanj. Party was offering tickets to two candidate bust none was ready without consenting any election of Assembly or Corporation ticket was given to me and accepted by margin votes of 51,294 winning candidate got 2,74,507 votes and self got 2,23,213.
2009 Ticket From Congress Party in Patan Loksabha and was elected as Member Of  Parlement Patan Loksabha.
Political Positions
  • Student Leader ship since 1973.
  • Secretary Ahmedabad Dist Youth Congress Committee 1975.
  • Executive Member Gujarat Pradesh Youth Congress 1980.
  • Vice President Gujarat Pradesh Youth Congress 1985 to 1994.
  • Delegate, All India Congress Committee (AICC)
  • President of the Gujarat Pradesh Congress Committee's OBC Cell During the year 1998 to 1999.
  • At Present General Secretary the Gujarat Pradesh Congress Committee and also in charge of OBC cell.
  • "Pad Yatra" Rajkot to Ratanpur Dt. 05.02.83 to Dt. 22.05.83.
  • Attended as delegates in "Congress Sammelan" at Talkatora Stadium under the Leadership of Late Indira Gandhi 1983.
  • Convener of "Indira Jyot" Programmer from Porbandar to RatanPur from 09.08.1985 to 06.09.1985.
  • Delegate Tirupati "Youth Congress Sammelan" from 07.05.1986 to 08.05.1986.
  • Convener Transport Committee "Talkatora Youth Congress Sammelan" on Dt. 19.08.1986.
  • Convener "Bharat Darsan Yatra" organized by Gujarat Pradesh Youth Congress from Dt. 09.02.1985 to 13.02.1985.
  • Convener "Congress Jyot" Pad Yatra frm Abu Road to Bhilad from Dt 04.12.1985 to Dt. 22.12.1985.
  • PAD YATRA "Rajiv Gandhi" Congress message PAD YATRA programme.
  • Convener "Ekta Cycle Yatra" organized by Gujarat Pradesh Youth Congress from 14.04.87 to Dt. 22.04.87.
  • Convener Cycle Yatra and rally organized by Gujarat Pradesh Youth Congress under President ship of Late Prime Minister Shri Rajiv Gandhi at Porbandar on Dt. 15.04.1987.
  • Co-ordinating    Secretary Gujarat Pradesh Youth Congress Participated "Dandi Yatra" from Dt. 12.03.1988 to Dt. 05.04.1988.
Political Activities at National Level

Observer for Punjab Pradesh Youth Congress to organized sammelans and rallies and plannes those at district level from Dt. 01.08.1989 to Dt. 19.08.1989. During the span of my 18 days stay in Punjab. I have been attended 16 Public meetings. Thereafter in two public meetings, the chair persons were killed by the terrorists attack at the venue of meeting and next days instead of arranging the public meetings, we had to arranged condolence meeting. The report of the same was al ready submitted at that time.

Political Participation at Inter National Level

The Central Government, at the instance of Late. Prime Minister Shri Rajiv Gandhi Selected me as Delegate in The World Youth Festival at South Korea in year 1989.

Mile Stones Covered Behind Social Activities
  • Ex. President of Ambaji Thakor Bhavan which is built up at the cost of Rs. 50 Lacs.
  • Ex. President of Samast Kshtriya Thakor Kelvani Mandal. The main objects of this existing project is to construct another Thakor Bhavan at Gandhingar in Alampur village estimated cost is Rs. 1.5 Core. In this Thakor Bhavan there is school 5th to 10th class very big School Complex, Hostel Building for the students of out side. This school campus is made with the Goal to give good education to the next generation.
  • On Dt. 22.04.2007 Thakor Samaj group marriage programme in that total 1882 (One Thousand Eighty Two) poor bride & bride room were married. The group marriage programme was grand success which was never been organized by any one. In Gujarat State Thakor Samaj 125 group marriage committee are working at various district level and organized such type group marriages frequency for the help to poor society.
  • Social metting was organized where about 16,000 people from the community of OBC, SC & ST took part. The meeting was grand success. Unanimously decided to construct an educational campus for higher education which may cost Rs. 10 Crore.

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