Vibhavariben Vijaybhai Dave (Minister Didi) is an Indian politician. She is a Minister of State for Women and Child Welfare, Education (Primary and Higher) & Pilgrimage, Government of Gujarat.
- Post Graduate in Commerce
- Diploma in Computer Application
Political Carrier :
- 1995 to 2000: Corporator in Bhavnagar Municipal Corporation.
- Dy. Mayor of Bhavnagar Municipal Corporation. (First Lady Dy. Mayor In Gujarat)
- First Lady Mayor in Bhavnagar Municipal Corporation
- 2007 to 2012: Member of 12th Gujarat Legislative Assembly
- 2012 to 2017: Member of 13th Gujarat Legislative Assembly
- Parliamentary Secretary to Hon’ble Chief Minister Govt. of Gujarat Women And Child Welfare and Education Department.
- Served as Chairman / member in various financial & non financial parliamentary committees such as Public Account committee, Estimate committee , Public Undertaking committee, Privilege committee, Rule committee, Non Official business committee
- From 2017: Member of 14th Gujarat Legislative Assembly
- At present Minister of State for Women and Child Welfare, Education (Primary and Higher Education) & Pilgrimage, Government of Gujarat.
Social and Cultural Activities :-
- “MAVTAR” Organization established in the year 2000, with the motto “ We can’t add years to their life but we try to add life to their years.” Founder President of “MAVTAR” organization working for the welfare of senior citizens having more than 17,500 registered members. Helps elder for their wellbeing and enjoy the life purposefully. Uplift the moral and help in all aspects of life like physical, social, psychological, economical etc. Known as “BELOVED DAUGHTER OF PARENTS” by Elderly people because of personal care, support to organization, personal touch and emotional care of members.
- Serving as Green Ambassador of Govt. of Gujarat in the field of Sustainable Environment Protection. Campaigned and planted More than 7000 Neem tree and worked for environment preservation.
- Red and White Bravery Award (Social),
- Gold Medal by the Governor of Gujarat, 2005 for Social Activities.
- Best Citizen Award, Shishuvihar Organization, Bhavnagar, 2006
- Best Women Social Activist Award, 2011 by “Stri Kelavani Mandal”-
- Gujarat (Presented by Sant Shiromani Shri Morari Bapu)