Shri Tapan Sikdar Member of Parliament (MP) from Dum Dum (West Bengal) Biodata

Name of Member: Shri Tapan Sikdar

Political Party: Bharatiya Janata Party

Constituency & State: Dum Dum (West Bengal)

Lok Sabha Experience: 12,13

Thirteenth Lok Sabha

Members Bioprofile
Sikdar, Shri Tapan
Constituency   : Dum Dum (West Bengal)
Party Name     : Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)
Father’s Name Late Dr. D.N. Sikdar
Mother’s Name Late Smt. Bela Rani Sikdar
Date of Birth 20 Sep 1944
Place of Birth Basur Dhuljuri, Distt. Jessore (now in Bangladesh)
Marital Status Unmarried
Educated at Malda College, Malda (West Bengal)
Profession Social Worker
Permanent Address
41/1, Bhupen Bose Avenue,
Kolkata- 700 004
Present Address
20, Copernicus Lane,
New Delhi – 110001
(011) 23073131, 23073232
Positions Held
1998 Elected to 12th Lok Sabha
1998-99 Member, Committee on External Affairs and its Sub-Committee-III
Member, Committee on Finance
Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Water Resources
1999 Re-elected to 13th Lok Sabha (2nd term)
13 Oct. 1999- 9 Jan. 2002 Union Minister of State, Ministry of Communications
10 Jan. 2002- 30 June 2002 Union Minister of State, Ministry of Communications and Information Technology
1 July 2002 – 28 Jan. 2003 Union Minister of State, Ministry of Chemicals & Fertilizers
29 Jan. 2003 -onwards Union Minister of State, Ministry of Small Scale Industries; Development of North-Eastern Region
Social And Cultural Activities
Associated with various social organisations, working for free treatment and education for the poor; also associated with cultural and dramatic clubs
Special Interests
Serving refugees
Favourite Pastime and Recreation
Reading and sports
Sports and Clubs
Cricket, kabaddi and football
Other Information
Member, Sansad (Court), Visva Bharati, Shanti Niketan, 1998


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