Shoshit Samaj Dal
B.A.(Hons.) (Political Science); R.J.D. (Bihar); s. of late Shaheed Jagdeo Prasad; b. at Village Kurhari, P.O. Shakurabad, Jahanabad, Bihar, January 15, 1953; m. Shrimati Suchitra Singh, April 23, 1979; 1 s. and 2 d.
Politics; Chairman, (i) Bihar State Small Scale Industries Corporation, 1980-85 and (ii) Shoshit Samaj Dal, 1985-90; Vice-Chairman, Shoshit Samaj Dal, 1980-85; General Secretary, All India Rashtriya Janata Dal; was Member, (i) Bihar Legislative Assembly, 1977 (Shoshit Samaj Dal) and in 1985 (Independent), (ii) Committee on Food, Civil Supplies and Public Distribution, 1995-96 and (iii) Shoshit Samaj Dal; Member, (i) Animal Welfare Board of India, (ii) Committee on Railways, 1996-97,(iii) House Committee and (iv) Consultative Committee for the Ministry of Commerce, 1994-97 and (v) Committee on Industry; elected to the Rajya Sabha in April, 1994.
Special interest : Politics, development of backward classes, Scheduled Castes and minorities.
Permanent address : Jagdeopath, Patna-14, Bihar.