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Detailed Profile: Shri Ishwar Singh

NameShri Ishwar Singh
Father's NameShri Singh Ram
Mother's NameShrimati Shardi Devi
Date of Birth10/04/1950
Birth PlaceJadaula, Distt. Kaithal (Haryana)
Maritial Status Married On on 17 June 1968
Spouse NameShrimati Sona Devi
No. of Childrenone Daughter Two Sons
State NameHaryana
Party NameIndian National Congress
Permanent Address70, Sector-13, Kurukshetra, Haryana.
Telephone : Mobile: 09416035784
Present Address5, South Avenue, New Delhi - 110011
Telephone : 23794489, 23013038, Mobile: 9868181399
Email idishwar[dot]s[at]sansad[dot]nic[dot]in
Educational QualificationsM.A., LL.B. Educated at Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra
ProfessionAgriculturist
Positions Held 1977-1982 Member, Haryana Legislative Assembly April 2008 Elected to Rajya Sabha May 2008 - May 2009 and Aug. 2009- Aug. 2010 Member, Committee on Agriculture May 2008- May 2009 and Aug. 2009 onwards Member, Consultative Committee for the Ministry of Human Resource Development Aug. 2009 onwards Member, Committee on Railways Permanent Special Invitee, Consultative Committee for the Ministry of Tourism Sept. 2009-Sept. 2010 Member, Committee on Subordinate Legislation Dec. 2011 onwards Member, Committee on the Welfare of Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes
Freedom FighterNo
Books Published
Social and Cultural Activities, Literary, Artistic and Scientific Accomplishments and other Special Interests
Sports, Clubs, Favourite Pastimes and RecreationHis favourite sport has been volleyball during school days; as a school teacher, arranged several volleyball competitions to promote this sport in rural areas of Haryana
Countries VisitedU.S.A.
Other InformationChairman, (i) Central Co - operative Bank, Kurukshetra, July 1978 - May 1979, (ii) Board of School Education, Haryana, September-October 1979 and (iii) Housing Board, Haryana, October 1979 - April 1982; President, District Congress Committee, Kaithal, 2003-2005; Director, Housing and Urban Development Corporation Limited (HUDCO), December 2007 - March 2008; actively engaged in articulating the public concerns /sentiments especially of the poor sections of the society

Source: Rajya Sabha