Shri Rampal Upadhyay Member of Parliament (MP) from Bhilwara (Rajasthan) Biodata

Name of Member: Shri Rampal Upadhyay

Political Party: Indian National Congress

Constituency & State: Bhilwara (Rajasthan)

Lok Sabha Experience: 12

Biographical Sketch Member of Parliament 12th Lok Sabha


Father's Name       	Shri Krishanji                          

Date of Birth       	24 July 1935

Place of Birth      	Vill. Rewada-Raipur, Distt. Bhilwara (Rajasthan)  

Marital Status      	Married

Spouse's Name       	Smt. Kamala Devi Upadhyay               

Children            	Four sons and  two daughters

Educational Qualifications  

               M.A. (Hindi)

               Educated at Prayag University, Prayag


               Agriculturist, Journalist, Political and Social Worker

Permanent Address  

               P.O. Gangapur,                          
               Distt. Bhilwara-311001                  

               Tels. (01482) 20072, 28118                                            

Present Address   

	       185, North Avenue,                 
	       New Delhi-110001              

	       Tel. (011) 3792125                  

Positions Held  

1965-77        Pradhan, Panchayat Samiti, Sohada, Bhilwara

1980-98        Member, Rajasthan Legislative Assembly
               (three terms)

1980           Deputy Minister, Rajasthan

1980-85        Chairman, Estimates Committee
               Chairman, Privileges Committee

1981           Minister of State, Rajasthan

1985           Cabinet Minister, Rajasthan

1998           Elected to 12th Lok Sabha

1998-99        Member, Committee on Commerce and its
	       Sub-Committee on Textiles
               Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of
               Information and Broadcasting

Literary, Artistic and Scientific Accomplishments  

Wrote articles and poems and continuously involved in
literary activities

Social and Cultural Activities  

Associated with social reforms, removal of untouchability,
emancipation from financial exploitation, opposition of
feudalistic tendencies; upliftment of the poor; rural
service, Panchayati Raj and Cooperatives

Special Interests  

Social reforms

Favourite Pastime and Recreation  

Dramas, seminars and poets' symposium

Sports and Clubs  

Rural sports

Countries Visited  

Canada, France, U.K. and U.S.A.

Other Information  

Participated in the Freedom Struggle

Election Result of
Bhilwara Lok Sabha Constituency  

Total electorate 	11,12,690
Total votes polled 	 6,76,000

Votes polled in favour of the first four leading candidates

(1) Shri Rampal Upadhyay 		(I.N.C.)   3,56,914
(2) Shri Subhash Chandra Baheriya 	(B.J.P.)   2,76,963
(3) Shri Chhogalal 			(B.K.K.G.P.) 13,212
(4) Shri Narayan 			(R.J.D.)      4,123


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