Kavinder Gupta (02/12/1959) is an Indian politician of the Bharatiya Janta Party and was the Speaker of Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Assembly. Presently, he is Deputy Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmnir He was the First Mayor of Jammu and served three Terms as Mayor Jammu from 2005 to 2010. He being the Three Time mayor was awarded by the Govt. of France. From 2010 to 2014 he served the party as State General Secretary and worked very hard to strengthen the party at gross root level.In the 2014 Assembly election in Jammu and Kashmir, he was elected from the 71-Gandhinagar Constituency by over 16000 votes margin defeating the incumbent cabinet minister Raman Bhalla.Read More..