Deepak Singh (born 26 September 1975) is a leader of the Indian National Congress (INC) party from the state of Uttar Pradesh, India. Deepak Singh and his family have strong hold in the area. While Singh has been elected as head of block development committee twice in the past, He was elected to Block Pramukh from Shahgarh Block, Amethi, Uttar Pradesh in 1995-2005. His wife too held the post once. He and his family have long been associated with Congress Party.
In 2014, just before Lok Sabha election, Deepak Singh was appointed as chairman of the Union Railway Ministry’s Passengers Service Commission with minister of state status but he resigned from the post soon after formation of the NDA government at the Centre protesting against hike in rail fare.
He has been considered close to Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi. He has also played an important role in the ticket distribution of Amethi-Rae Bareli. In 2016 Deepak Singh name was declared for the Uttar Pradesh MLC polls as a Congress Candidate after declaration of this name.
In Uttar Pradesh MLC Election Although the fight continued till 12th round between Deepak Singh and Dayashankar. Candidate Deepak Singh of Congress given 26 Votes has Defeat to BJP's Dayashankar.
Early life and Career
Deepak Singh was born on 26 September 1975 in Amethi, Uttar Pradesh. His father was Raj Karan Singh. He married to Shanti Singh.
He was Complete his 10th or Matric from Shri Nishad Raj Inter College Kitiyawan Shahgarh Amethi and also Hindi Sahitya Sammelan, from Allahabad in 2004.
Aside from his involvement in Politics, he has listed his professions as being an agriculturalist and a social worker in Amethi District.
Deepak Singh is Leader in Uttar Pradesh Indian National Congress. He is also young face of Congress in Uttar Pradesh Congress Committee. He is Very Close to the Nehru Gandhi Family.
Deepak Singh is a resident of Sewi Hemgarh, Gauriganj (Amethi). He has been considered close to Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi That's why his name was sent to MLC Election of Uttar Pradesh. Where he Defeat the BJP's Candidate Dayashankar.
- In the year 1995 to 2005,first Elected as a Block Pramukh of Shahgarh Block of Amethi District,Uttar Padesh.
- In 2002 he became State President of Block Pramukh Sangh.
- In 2014 he was elected to the Chairman, Passenger Service Committee Ministry of Railways Government of India.
- In 2016 He was elected to the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Council.
He and his family have long been associated with Congress Party. Deepak Singh and his family have strong hold in the Gauriganj and Amethi Region. Not only Deepak Singh but His Wife also elected as Head of block development Commiitte once from Shahgarh.