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Detailed Profile: Smt. P. Jaya Prada Nahata

NameSmt. P. Jaya Prada Nahata
Constituency from which I am electedRampur
Father's NameShri Krishna
Mother's NameSmt. Neelaveni
Date of Birth03 Apr 1962
Birth PlaceRajahmundry (Andhra Pradesh)
Maritial StatusMarried
Date of Marriage 22 Jun 1986
Spouse NameShri Srikant Nahata
No. of ChildrenNo.of Sons:0   No.of Daughters:0
State NameUttar Pradesh
Party NameSamajwadi Party
Permanent AddressA- 202, Juhu Princes, Juhu Tara Road, JuhuMumbai - 400 049, Maharashtra
Present Address9, Canning Lane,New Delhi - 110 001Tel. (011) 23782931
Email id1[dot] jayaprada_999[at]yahoo[dot]in 2[dot] jp[dot]nahata[at]sansad[dot]nic[dot]in
Educational QualificationsB.A. Educated at Rajalaxmi Women`s College, Rajahmundry, Andhra Pradesh
ProfessionFilm Artist Fim Producer Distributor Social Worker
Positions Held
1996-2002Member, Rajya Sabha
1996-97Member, Committee on Industry
Member, Committee on External Affairs
Member, Committe on the Welfare of Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes
Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Information and Broadcasting
2004Elected to 14th Lok Sabha
2004-09Member, Committee on Information Technology
Member, Committee on Empowerment of Women
Member,Parliamentary Forum on Water Conservation & Management
2009Re-elected to 15th Lok Sabha (2nd term)
31 Aug. 2009Member, Committee on Finance
Social and Cultural ActivitiesActively Participated in various social, educational and cultural activities; toured through the State of Andhra Pradesh with Shri N.T.R. and A.N.R. for collecting cyclone relief fund for the Deviseema calamity, 1997; organised and participated in Star Nights and contributed the proceeds to the Mother Teresa Cancer Institute and Punjab Police Welfare Fund; established Jayaprada Charitable Trust which has organised eye camps, eye banks, blood donation camps, ortho camps, providing blankets to poor, handicapped and destitute people and arranging group marriages, etc. for the welfare of society; establish Jayaprada Educational Society and Neelaveni Krishna (N.K.) School of Nursing and opening Jayaprada College of Law for the poor student, Rampur
Special InterestsTo do charity work through her Charitable Trust for upliftment of poor, sick, handicapped, victimized and destitute people
Sports and ClubsMember (i) Nizam Club; (ii) Country Club; and (iii) Constitution Club
Favourite Pastimes and RecreationMusic, dance and painting
Countries VisitedWidely travelled
Other InformationA versatile actress, producer, director and exhibitor; started her film career that spanned over two decades and acted in more than 280 films in different languages viz. Telugu, Hindi, Kannada, Bengali, Tamil, Malayalam and Marathi; actively involved in the field of Production and Distribution of Films; produced Bengali film `Shesh Sanghat` ; inspired by the movement of NTR, joined politics in 1994 and since then actively working for social welfare.

Source: Lok Sabha