Shri Tarun Gogoi Member of Parliament (MP) from Kaliabor (Assam) Biodata

Name of Member: Shri Tarun Gogoi

Political Party: Indian National Congress

Constituency & State: Kaliabor (Assam)

Lok Sabha Experience: 5,6,7,10,12,13


Thirteenth Lok Sabha


Members Bioprofile
Gogoi, Shri Tarun
Constituency   : Kaliabor (Assam)
Party Name     : Indian National Congress (INC)
Father’s Name Late Dr. Kamaleshwar Gogoi
Date of Birth 01 Apr 1936
Place of Birth Rangajante, Jorhat, Distt. Sibsagar (Assam)
Marital Status Married
Date of Marriage 30 Jul 1972
Spouse’s Name Smt. Dolly Gogoi
No. of Sons 1
No.of Daughters 1
B.A., LL.B.
Educated at J.B. College, Jorhat, Gauhati University (Assam)
Profession Advocate
Permanent Address
Village Nazir Ali, P.O. Jorhat,
Dist. Jorhat, Assam
Positions Held
1968 Member, Municipal Board, Jorhat
1971 Elected to 5th Lok Sabha
1976 Joint-Secretary, All India Congress Committee
1977 Re-elected to 6th Lok Sabha (2nd term)
1983 Re-elected to 7th Lok Sabha (3rd term)
Joint Secretary, All India Congress Committee
1985 General-Secretary, All India Congress Committee [A.I.C.C. (I)]
1986-90 President, Pradesh Congress Committee [P.C.C. (I)], Assam
1991 Re-elected to 10th Lok Sabha (4th term)
Vice President, P.C.C. (I), Assam
1991-93 Union Minister of State (Independent Charge), Ministry of Food
1993-95 Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) Ministry of Food Processing Industry
1996-98 Member, Assam Legislative Assembly
1996 onwards President, P.C.C., Assam
1998 Re-elected to 12th Lok Sabha (5th term)
1998-99 Member, Committee on Government Assurances
Member, Committee on External Affairs
Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas
1999 Re-elected to 13th Lok Sabha (6th term)
1999-2000 Member, Committee on Railways
Social And Cultural Activities
Treasurer, All Assam Moina Parijat (a children’s organisation); and Chairman, Bharat Yuvak Samaj
Special Interests
Favourite Pastime and Recreation
Reading and gardening
Sports and Clubs
Cricket, football and tennis
Countries Visited
Widely travelle
Other Information
Director, Vayudoot; Member, Bar Council, Assam; Chairman, Assam Small Scale Industries Development Corporation; Vice-President, (i) J.B. College Students` Union; and (ii) Assam Inter College Students` Union; Joint Secretary, Jorhat Law College; and Commander, Students` Volunteer Corps

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