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Detailed Profile: Prof. Anil Kumar Sahani

NameProf. Anil Kumar Sahani
Father's NameLate Shri Mahendra Sahani, M.P. and Ex. M.L.C.
Mother's NameShrimati Susheela Devi
Date of Birth04/07/1963
Birth PlaceShahid Jubba Sahni Nagar, Brahmapura, Distt. Muzaffarpur (Bihar)
Maritial Status Married On 24 April 1984
Spouse NameShrimati Phoolmati Bharti
No. of ChildrenThree Daughters Two Sons
State NameBihar
Party NameJanta Dal (United)
Permanent AddressBrahmpura Laxmi Chauk, Ward No.4, Circle-Mushahari, P.S.- Nagar, P.O.- Nayatola, Muzaffarpur, Bihar
Telephone : {0621} 2264768, 2264668, Mobile: 09431813688
Present AddressC-401, Swarna Jayanti Sadan, Dr. B.D. Marg, New Delhi - 110001
Telephone : 23766668, 23739968, Mobile: 9868181008
Email idakumar[dot]sahani[at]sansad[dot]nic[dot]in
Educational QualificationsLL.B., M.A. Educated at Baba Saheb Bhimrao Ambedkar Bihar University, Muzaffarpur (Bihar)
ProfessionAgriculturist/Farmer, Lawyer/Advocate
Positions Held Jan. 2010 Elected to Rajya Sabha Feb. 2010 onwards Member, Committee on Chemical and Fertilizers Member, Committee on Energy July 2010 onwards Member, Consultative Committee for the Ministry of Commerce and Industry Dec. 2011 onwards Member, Parliamentary Forum on Disaster Management
Freedom FighterNo
Books PublishedA booklet on the life of Shahid Jubba Sahni, 2007; a brief biography of Baba Kebal Maharaj (which was released by the Hon'ble Chief Minister of Bihar, Shri Nitish Kumar on 24th March, 2010); has written several articles from time to time on political and social issues and problems in the country which were published in various newspapers
Social and Cultural Activities, Literary, Artistic and Scientific Accomplishments and other Special Interests
Sports, Clubs, Favourite Pastimes and RecreationHas been a player of Football, Badminton; got training of the Bharat Scouts and Guides; has been an office bearer in Shahid Bhagat Singh Football Club; interested in games like wrestling, kabaddi, badminton, khokho, volleyball, gulli-danda, swimming, chess, etc.
Countries Visited
Other InformationBelongs to the family of freedom fighters (his grand parents late Shri Chulhai Sahani and late Shrimati Jago Devi were freedom fighters); participated in the movement launched by Jai Prakash Narayan as a student; State President, Shahid Jubba Sahni Vichar Manch, since 1980; District President, District Congress Committee Backward Class Cell, 1990-1993; Secretary, Matsaya Jeevi Sahyog Samiti, 1986-1996; District Organiser, Congress Sewa Dal, 1982-1993; General Secretary, District Congress Committee, 1988-1990; State Secretary, Janata Dal Backward Class Cell, 1995-1998; Principal General Secreatry, District Rashtriya Janata Dal, 1999-2002; National General Secretary, Yuva Janata Dal (U), 2007-2010

Source: Rajya Sabha