About PC Mohan, Member of Parliament, Lok Sabha
P.C. Mohan is a Member of Parliament serving his second term in the Lok Sabha representing Bengaluru Central constituency. He is a Member of the Standing Committee on Urban Development and also the Vice President of the Karnataka Bharatiya Janata Party. Member of BJP for more than two decades, he served as the party’s Treasurer and President of state’s OBC wing.
An experienced Parliamentarian and grass roots leader, PC Mohan was previously elected twice to the Karnataka Assembly in 1999 and 2004 from Chickpet constituency in Bengaluru, Karnataka.
As a Member of the Standing committee on Urban Development during both his terms as MP, Mohan played a crucial role and made significant efforts to improve Bengaluru’s infrastructure and transportation issues including expansion of Metro rail in Bengaluru.
Passion for Bengaluru
One of his biggest efforts – inside and outside Parliament – has been to make SubUrban Rail network for Bengaluru a reality. He has been pushing for the State government to form the Special Purpose Vehicle (SPV) which is necessary to kick-start the project that will benefit lakhs of people. Additionally, he personally met activists, citizens’ groups and NGOs and heard to their demands about SubUrban Railway, which he promised to look into and take forward to Railway Officials.
His other focus areas are addressing issues about Healthcare, Infrastructure & Transport issues which includes protecting Lakes & public spaces, affordable commuter transportation and roads for the city.
P.C. Mohan is one of the few Parliamentarians who have mad optimum utilisation Local Area Development Funds (MPLADs) judiciously and to benefit a large number of people of the constituency using it for providing bore wells, toilets, anganwadi centre, indoor sports arena, gymnasium, reading room, CCTV cameras, park equipment and others. In fact, he was the first MP in the country to use MPLADs to build a railway station in Hoodi which is used by thousands of commuters every day. He has further allotted funds for a foot overbridge, toilets and other amenities at this station.
Most accessible MP
Mohan is considered as the most accessible MP who answers citizens calls on his mobile – a quality that has endeared him to his people of the constituency.
Hailing from a business family in Bengaluru, PC Mohan is a multi-lingual and multi-faceted personality with excellent connect with the grass roots – be it party workers or people of this constituency.