Shri Priyank Kharge​
#289, 17 th cross, Sadashivangar Bangalore, Karnataka 560080

Born 22 November 1978, Bengaluru
Politician, Member of the Karnataka Legislative Assembly: Chittapur
Member of the Indian National Congress
Member : Sub-Legislation Committee, Govt of Karnataka
Member : Legislative House Committee – NICE, Govt of Karnataka
Member : Simplification & Strengthening of Schemes, Govt of Karnataka
Member : Library Committee, Govt. of Karnataka
Advisory Member: Hyderabad Karnataka Regional Development Board
Member : University of Agricultural Sciences
AMember : Climate Parliament
Education : Advanced Dip. Graphic Designer + Animation
Entrepreneur + Consultant
Political Initiatives

Conceptualized a first of its kind Center of Excellence in Aerospace/Aviation for the Govt. of Karnataka
Initiated the country specific pavilions for global investors meet, Invest Karnataka
Conceptualized employable based training scheme “Yuva Yuga” for Dept. of Labour, Govt of Karnataka
Proposed and initiated a School of Economics to be set up in Bengaluru to commemorate Dr. B. R. Ambedkar’s 125 th birth Anniversary along with the London School of Economics
Contributed to the Ease of Doing Business in Karnataka report
Instrumental in initiating National Investment Manufacturing Zone in Chittapur, a 12500 acres industrial township
Proposed a separate Bengaluru Tourism Council and branding of the city to promote tourism in Bengaluru
Initiated the e-ICDS on trail basis in anganwadis of Tumkur
Proposed and sealed foreign collaboration for introduction of new courses with Dept. of Higher Education in sports sciences, cyber security, aerospace & robotics
White Paper Submissions and Policy Recommendations for Govt. of Karnataka:
Education: Advanced Dip. Graphic Designer + Animation
Entrepreneur + Consultant
Recommendations to Sports Policy, Dept. of Youth Services & Sports
Amendments to Apprentice Act, Dept. of Labour
Transferable Development Rights, Dept. of Urban Development
Cyber Security recommendations, Dept. of Home
NRI Policy, Govt. of Karnataka
Industrial Policy (HK Region) 2016
Advertising Policy, BBMP
Media + Film City Concepts
Sports Academy in Hyd-Kar region
Real Estate Regulation Bill in state
Commonwealth Parliamentary Association delegation, London 2014
World Education Forum and British Council Delegation, London 2016
Partnered the administration with Singapore based non profit organization, Billion Bricks to make villages of Chittapur open defecation free
Introduced the MLA helpline for the constituency, a first in Hyderabad-Karnataka
Construction ofNagavi education campus in 32 acres, a first at the taluk level
Irrigated over 30,000 hectares in less than 2 years spending over 220 Cr
Providing the most conducive environment for business investments with over 6000 Cr investments flowing in
Rejuvenation and enrichment of over 100 water bodies
First to implement CSR activities in the region with over 15 Cr annually
Conceptualized and implemented “Namma Uru, Namma Hemme” (My village, my pride), a unique citizen and Govt initiative that banks on the participation of the citizen in development. Rs. 50 lakhs per village has been allocated withver 20 villages are under this scheme
First to have a taluk level indoor sports stadium
Political Experience

Member of Legislative Assembly – Chittapur, Karnataka From 
2013 till present
Position Held: Vice President – Karnataka Pradesh Youth Congress Committee 
From: 2011 To: 2013
Position Held: General Secretary: Karnataka Pradesh Youth Congress Committee 
From: 2007 To: 2011
Position Held: General Secretary: Karnataka Pradesh Youth Congress Committee 
From: 2007 To: 2007
Position Held: Secretary: Karnataka Pradesh Youth Congress Committee 
From: 2005 To: 2007
Position Held: General Secretary: State NSUI 
From: 2001 To: 2005
Position Held: College General Secretary: NSUI 
From: 2000 To: 2001
Position Held: Member of INC 
From: 1999 to Present

National Cadet Corps – AIR WING

Over 5 years of experience
Best Cadet for 2 years
Attended National Integration Camps in Goa & Karnataka
Attended Pre Republic Day Selection Camp in Rourkela, Orissa
Attended over 3 basic camps in Karnataka
Chosen among 5 in Karnataka for training in engine gliders