Prahlad Singh Patel has been named as the Minister of State (I/C) of the Ministry of Tourism. Patel Prahlad is an MP from Damoh in Madhya Pradesh. He holds BSc, LLB, MA (Philosophy) degrees.
A four-time MP, Patel was a member of several committees in the previous Narendra Modi government like Committee on Public Undertakings, Committee on Government Assurances Member, Standing Committee on Rural Development Member. He was also a member of Executive Council of VV Giri National Labour Institute and member of the Consultative Committee in the Ministry of Labour and Employment.