Hon. Veena Kumar Bhatnagar

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Hon. Veena Kumar Bhatnagar

Party: FijiFirst

Term: 2014-2018; 2018-2022

Electorate: N/A

Province: N/A

Political Status: Former Asst. Min for Women, Children, and Poverty Alleviation

Hon Veena Bhatnagar was first elected in 2014 as a member of the Fiji First Party and was appointed as the Assistant Minister for Women, Children and Poverty Alleviation. She was re-elected in 2018 and was subsequently elected as the Deputy Speaker of the Parliament of Fiji. She was not re-elected in 2022.

Prior to her political career, Hon. Bhatnagar was a radio personality and programme director for Radio Fiji Two with the State Broadcaster, Fiji Broadcasting Corporation.