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Detailed Profile: Shri C. L. Ruala

NameShri C. L. Ruala
Constituency from which I am electedMizoram
Father's NameShri Thanzinga
Mother's NameSmt. Thangpuii
Date of Birth25 Dec 1935
Birth PlaceVill. Chawnhu, Distt. Lawngtlai (Mizoram)
Maritial StatusMarried
Date of Marriage 08 Feb 1966
Spouse NameSmt. Lalhmingthangi
No. of ChildrenNo.of Sons:5   No.of Daughters:0
State NameMizoram
Party NameIndian National Congress
Permanent AddressT-105, Tuikhuahtlang, Aizawl-796 001MizoramTels. (0389) 2322402 09436140293
Present AddressD - 2, A Block, M. S. Flats,B. K. S. Marg, New Delhi - 110 001Tels. (011) 23354224, 9013180293 (M) Fax. (011) 23354188
Email idcl[dot]ruala[at]sansad[dot]nic[dot]in
Educational QualificationsB.A., B.T. Educated at St. Edmund`s College Shillong and Gauhati University
Positions Held
1968-1970Joint Secretary, Mizo District Congress Committee
1970Nominated Member, Mizo District Council
1971-1972Executive Member, Forest & Revenew, Mizo District Council
1972-1976Member, Mizoram Pradesh Congress Comittee
1975-78Member, Planning Board, Mizoram
1976-1981Treasurer, Mizoram Pradesh Congress Committee
1978 & 1979Member, Mizoram (U.T)Legislative Assembly (Two times)
1981-1984General Secretary, Mizoram Pradesh Congress Committee
1984-87Re-elected to Mizoram (U.T) Legislative Assembly (3rd term)
1984-1987Cabinet Minister, Agriculture, Soil Conservation, Forest, District Council Affairs, Law & Judicial,Govt. of Mizoram(U.T)
1989-1998Member, Mizoram State Legislative Assembly (Two times)
1989-1993Cabinet Minister,Agriculture, Forest, Home, PHE, Excise & Taxation, Govt. of Mizoram
1993-1998Cabinet Minister, Power & Electricity, Food & Civil Supplies, Industries & District Council Affairs, Govt. of Mizoram
2002-2004General Secretary, Mizoram Pradesh Congress Committee
2008Member, Political Affairs Committee and Member of Election Committee, Mizoram Pradesh Congress Committee
2009Elected to 15th Lok Sabha
31 Aug. 2009Member, Committee on Petroleum and Natural Gas
Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Tribal Affairs
15 Mar. 2010Member, Railway Convention Committee
Countries VisitedAustralia, China, Denmark, England, Hongkong, Jordon, Netherland, Phillipines, Singapore, Thailand & U.S.A.
Other InformationGeneral Secretary Mizo Students Association, Shillong,1962-63,Teacher, Thhigsulthliah High School, 1963-1965 and Republic High School, Aizawl,1966-1970; General-Secretary, Mizo Students Association, General Headquarters, Aizawl, 1967-1968, Member, Mizoram Planning Board and Member, Mizoram Wildlife Board,1975-1978.

Source: Lok Sabha