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Detailed Profile: Shri Inder Singh Namdhari

NameShri Inder Singh Namdhari
Constituency from which I am electedChatra
Father's NameLate Shri Jodh Singh Namdhari
Mother's NameLate Smt. Draupadi Devi
Date of Birth10 Sep 1942
Birth PlaceVill.-Naushera, Distt. Gujarat ( Pakistan)
Maritial StatusMarried
Date of Marriage 10 Sep 1964
Spouse NameSmt. Malvinder Kaur
No. of ChildrenNo.of Sons:1   No.of Daughters:5
State NameJharkhand
Party NameIndependent
Permanent AddressNawa Toli, Daltenganj, Distt. Palamu- 822 101,JharkhandTel. 09431383050 (M)
Present Address26, Mahadev Road,New Delhi - 110 001Tels. (011) 23356216, 9013180161 (M) Fax. (011) 23356215
Email idis[dot]namdhari[at]sansad[dot]nic[dot]in
Educational QualificationsB.E.(Telecommunication) Educated at BIT,Sindri, Jharkhand
Positions Held
1980-2009Member, Bihar Legislative Assembly (six terms)
Chairman, Petititon Committee
Chairman, Public Undertaking Committee
1995-97Cabinet Minister, Revenue, Land reforms and Transport, Govt. of Bihar
2000-2007Member, Jharkhand Vidhan Sabha
2000-2006Speaker, Jharkhand Vidhan Sabha (two terms)
2009Elected to 15th Lok Sabha
June 2009Member, Panel of Chairmen
Member, Railway Consultative Committee
Special Invited Member, Health Consultative Committee
31 Aug. 2009Member, Committee on Information Technology
23 Sep. 2009Member, Private Member Bills Resolution Committee
19 Oct. 2009Member, General Purpose Committee
30 Jul. 2010Member, Rules Committee
Member, India-Hungary Parliamentary Friendship Group
Social and Cultural ActivitiesEstablished three colleges in Palamu and Gadhwa Districts:(i) Jodh Singh Namdhari Mahila Mahavidyalaya(Recognised), Daltonganj (ii)Sadguru Jagjeet Singh Namdhari College, Gadhawa (iii) Balwant Singh Namdhari Memorial College, Satbarwa
Special InterestsPoetry, Literature and Music
Favourite Pastimes and RecreationReading poems
Countries VisitedWidely traveled
Other InformationChairman (i) Niveden Samiti, 1997-2000; and (ii) Bihar State Road Transport Corporation, 1979-80

Source: Lok Sabha