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Detailed Profile: Shri Prabhat Jha

NameShri Prabhat Jha
Father's NameLate Shri Paneshwar
Mother's NameLate Shrimati Amarawati
Date of Birth04/06/1957
Birth PlaceHariharpur, Distt. Darbhanga (Bihar)
Maritial Status Married On 30 June 1986
Spouse NameShrimati Ranjana Jha
No. of Children Two Sons
State NameMadhya Pradesh
Party NameBharatiya Janata Party
Permanent Address5 Ashoka Appartments, Madhya Bharat Khadi Sangh, Near Hanuman Mandir, Jivajiganj, Lashkur, Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh
Telephone : {0751}2425056, 2455301, Mobile: 09425118100
Present Address28, Meena Bagh, New Delhi - 110011
Telephone : 23062849, 23062847, Mobile: 9868181225
Email idprabhat[dot]rs[at]sansad[dot]nic[dot]in
Educational QualificationsB. Sc., M.A. (Political Science), LL. B., Educated at PGV College, Gwalior and Madhav College, and MLB College, Gwalior
ProfessionJournalist, Writer, Columnist, Social and Political Worker
Positions Held April 2008 Elected to Rajya Sabha May 2008 - May 2009 Member, Committee on Rural Development July 2009 onwards Member, Committee on Official Language Aug. 2009 onwards Member, Committee on Information Technology Member, Consultative Committee for the Ministry of Rural Development and Ministry of Panchayati Raj Jan. 2010 onwards Member, Parliamentary Forum on Population and Public Health Aug. 2012 onwards Member, Committee on Railways
Freedom FighterNo
Books PublishedIn Hindi: (i) Shilpi (three volumes), 2005, (ii) Jana Gana Mana, (three volumes), 2008, (iii) Ajatshatru - Pt. Deendayalji, 2008, (iv) Sankalp, (v) Antyo daya, (vi) Samarth Bharat, (vii) 21st Century- India's Century, (viii) Chunautiyan and (ix) Vikalp
Social and Cultural Activities, Literary, Artistic and Scientific Accomplishments and other Special Interests
Sports, Clubs, Favourite Pastimes and RecreationParticipated in cricket and monoplay, reading and writing, social awareness
Countries VisitedAustria, as member of the parliamentary delegation led by the Hon'ble Speaker, Lok Sabha, August 2009
Other InformationState President, Bharatiya Janata Party, Madhya Pradesh since May 2010; National Secretary, B.J.P., 2007-2010; Additional Secretary, B.J.P. Parliamentary Party Office, 2005-2007; All India In-charge, Literature and Publication, B.J.P., 2003-05; Media in-charge and Spokesman, Bharatiya Janata Party, Madhya Pradesh, 1993-2002;

Source: Rajya Sabha