Anurag Singh Thakur is a member of Lok Sabha from Hamirpur in Himachal Pradesh in India. He is the son of Prem Kumar Dhumal, the former Chief Minister of Himachal Pradesh. He is third time MP. Member of 14, 15 and 16th Loksabha.He was first elected to Lok Sabha in May 2008 in a by poll as a candidate ofBharatiya Janata Party. He won once again from Hamirpur representing BJP in 2014 Lok Sabha Elections. He was elected as the President of the Board of Control for Cricket in India in May 2016. He was elected as the new BCCI president unopposed in May 2016. He took over from Shashank Manohar, former BCCI President after he left the post in the middle of his tenure to be elected as ICC President. Thakur has become the 2nd youngest president at the age of 41 in BCCI (first being Fateh Singh Gaekwad, who became the BCCI president in 1963 at the age of 33).