However, he later lost the Lok Sabha election to BJP candidate Sumitra Mahajan. He has shouldered various responsibilities within party and in government:
In October 2013, just before assembly election in Madhya Pradesh, a sleaze Civil Defense surfaced featuring Satyanarayan Patel.The cd was made by an inc worker vishal patel However, the matter was immediately reported to the concerned authorities and the authenticity of the video was investigated by forensic lab in New Delhi. The report stated that the video was fake.
Subsequently, three people were arrested by the police under cyber law for morphing.