Er. Shwait Malik- “Inspiration for Millions”
Shwait Malik (born 29 April 1963) has been honored as Punjab President on 31 March 2018 and is a member of Bharatiya Janata Party serving as Rajya Sabha member of Punjab (the Upper House of Indian Parliament) since 10 March 2016. He has also served as a Mayor for the city of Amritsar, Punjab, India. He has been serving as an impeccable official with no assertion on record for 25 years.
Born on 29 April 1963 in Amritsar (Punjab), Mr. Shwait Malik is an Indian politician belonging to the Bharatiya Janata Party. He pursued his Bachelor’s degree in Engineering and got married to Reema Malik in 1986 and has two children (one son and one daughter). Mr. Malik joined politics in 1992 with a vision to serve the nation.
Ever since Malik joined politics he had no come back. He started his political career in 1992 and served as a State Executive Member BJP Yuva Morcha (1994-1996), also he has been the Dist. President BJP Yuva Morcha (1994-1999) twice. He was then elected as Councilor in Municipal Corporation, Amritsar and was nominated by the party to the post Chairman, Building Construction Department (1997-2002). In 2007, he was elected as Councilor and Nominated as MAYOR Municipal Corporation Amritsar. In 2012 Malik was announced as The State Executive Member, BJP.
Mr. Malik was also honored by getting the designation of the election agent for The Parliament Election of Sh. Arun Jaitley ji in Amritsar to deal with all the matters related to election process with the administration and election commission.
Er. Shwait Malik has achieved following glories in Amritsar during his tenure till now:
At Railway Station developmental work of 100 crore has been started at Amritsar and Chhehrata railway station, Railway over bridge connecting Bhandari bridge was completed also Railway Station is free Wi-Fi Zone, 5 New lifts 2 Escalators Installed , Automatic ticket vending system Installed, Bio de-gradable toilets Provided, RO Water system done, New Digital sign boards Provided, New Waiting halls and retiring rooms Constructed, Floors of all the platforms have been changed to granite stone and kota stone ,All the old lights have been replaced by new LED lights. Amritsar Railway Station has been selected to be constructed as world class railway station among the other six in India on the special request to then railway minister Sh. Suresh Prabhu by Er. Shwait Malik.
During His tenure Amritsar Airport has seen several developments like First floor of the existing terminal building 9000 sq. mtr of commercial space is being developed in which duty free Shops, Lounges, Commercial shops, Food court, Health Spa are coming up, New Multilevel car parking is in Progress, New parallel taxi track is operational ,Two new Aerobridges are constructed to facilitate passengers. Extension and strengthening of Runway has been done and Installation of CAT III B lighting system has been done. Provision of additional 24 hours parking stands and night parking facility for aircrafts is ready and is in use. Construction of 5 star & 3 star hotels under progress and Installation of international standard scanner to scan the cargo is complete. Provision of Canopy/Shelter outside the terminal building and new food chains for the visitors is under progress. Now, the footfall of passengers has been increased by 80 %. New Flights has been started by Airlines like Malindo, Vistara, Indigo, Scoot, Spice jet to Europe, Middle East, Australia, South Asian Countries, Dubai and Doha and improved connectivity to Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore, Sri Nagar, Jammu, Shri Hazur Sahib (Nanded) & Patna Sahib.
he worked for it. Details are as hereon, Construction of new sheds of storing of material , Construction of new 50 Lakh Square feet floor area with concrete floor for storage of material. Installation of new Digital night vision cameras for security purpose and truck scanner for scanning of loaded truck arriving at the ICP. Construction of new visitor gallery with the sitting space of 25 thousand people at the border, living accommodation for BSF to facilitate the easy movement of BSF Jawans and Man new roads have been constructed at ICP.
Er Shwait Malik also worked on long pending demand and achieved next to impossible task of getting Rs. 300 Crores sanctioned from the Central Govt. for Amritsar Firozpur Link development. Er Shwait Malik also worked for the Business community and got Reduced GST from 18 % to 12 % on work services Government contract and on DRY Fruits, Clothes and Corduroy etc. It is pertinent to mention that With his constant efforts Rs. 20 Crore got approved from the central govt. for the development of IT/Software Park. Another Feather in the cap is Rs. 100 Crore has been approved from the central Govt. under the AMRUT Scheme where areas around hall Bazar Goal Bagh, Golden Temple Etc. will be beautified. Also first installment of Rs.25 Crores has been released by the central Govt. for the Smart City development. Vehicle parking near Golden Temple and Hall Bazar will be constructed under this scheme. Various park and garden will be upgraded and uplifted under this scheme and new lights will be installed under this scheme. Various development work like painting, repair of Toilets Fountain etc. have been done through MP Lad Fund at Jallianwala bagh.
As a member of parliament he worked for over all development of the city and acted as a bridge between the govt. of India and the people of Amritsar and Punjab. He worked for over all development and infrastructural improvement of the city as a whole. He is still putting efforts for the benefit for people.