Mamata Banerjee

Mamata Banerjee

EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATIONS :
M.A., B.Ed., LL.B., Trained in Work Education, Educated at Calcutta University, West Bengal

PROFESSION :
Fulltime Political Activist and Social Worker

PERMANENT ADDRESS :
30-B, Harish Chatterjee Street, Kolkata-700 026, West Bengal
Tels. (033) 24753000
Fax. (033) 24540880
E-mail : [email protected]

Positions Held :
1977-83Member, West Bengal Youth Congress Working Committee
1979-80General-Secretary, Mahila Congress (I), West Bengal
1978-81Secretary, District Congress Committee (Indira)[D.C.C. (I)], Calcutta South
1984Elected to 8th Lok Sabha General-Secretary, All India Youth Congress (I)
1985-87Member, Committee on the Welfare of Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes
1987-88Member, National Council, All India Youth Congress (I) Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Home Affairs Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Human Resource Development
1988Member, Executive Committee, Congress Parliamentary Party [C.P.P. (I)]
1989Member, Executive Committee, Pradesh Congress Committee [P.C.C. (I)], West Bengal
1990President, Youth Congress, West Bengal
1991Re-elected to 10th Lok Sabha (2nd term)
1991-93Union Minister of State, Human Resource Development, Department of Youth Affairs and Sports; and Women and Child Development
1993-96Member, Committee on Home Affairs
1995-96Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Home Affairs Member, Committee on Public Accounts
1996Re-elected to 11th Lok Sabha (3rd term)
1996-97Member, Committee on Home Affairs Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Home Affairs
1997Founded All India Trinamool Congress and elected Chairperson, All India Trinamool Congress
1998Re-elected to 12th Lok Sabha (4th term)
1998-99Chairman, Committee on Railways Member, General Purposes Committee Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Home Affairs
1999Re-elected to 13th Lok Sabha (5th term) Leader, All India Trinamool Congress Parliamentary Party, Lok Sabha Member, General Purposes Committee
13 Oct. 1999 – 16 Mar. 2001Union Cabinet Minister, Railways
2001-2003Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Industries
8 Sep. 2003 – 8 Jan. 2004Union Cabinet Minister (without any portfolio)
9 Jan. 2004- May 2004Union Cabinet Minister, Coal and Mines 2004 Re-elected to 14th Lok Sabha( 6th term) Member, Committee on Personnel, Public Grievances, Law & Justice
5 Aug. 2006Member, Committee on Home Affairs
5 Aug. 2007Member, Committee on Home Affairs
2009Re-elected to 15th Lok Sabha (7th term)
31 May 2009Union Cabinet Minister
20 May 2011Sworn-in as the first woman Chief Minister of West Bengal.
27 May 2016Sworn-in for the second time as Chief Minister of West Bengal.

BOOKS PUBLISHED

TOTAL NUMBER OF BOOKS PUBLISHED 70

In Bengali : (i) Upalabdhi; (ii) Janatar Darbare; (iii) Maa; (iv)Pallabi; (v) Manavik; (vi) Motherland ; (vii) Crocodile Island; (viii) Trinamool; (ix) Sishu Sathi; (x) Anubhuti; (xi)Abishasya; (xii) Janmaini; (xiii) Ekantee; (xiv) Ashubho Shanket;(xv) Jago Banglaa; (xvi) Ganotantre Lajja; (xvii) Anoson Keno; (xviii) Soroni; (xix) Langol; (xx) Andolaner Katha; (xxi) Maa-Mati-Manush; (xxii) Ajab Chora; (xxiii) Ek Guchho Bhavana; (xxiv) Nandi-Maa; (xxv) Netai; (xxvi) Cholo-Jai ; (xxvii) Note Kotha; (xxviii) Singur Joyee; (xxix) Manusher Joy 2016; (xxx) Byaktityo; (xxxi) Namanjoli Dwitiyo; (xxxii) Khushbu;(xxxiii) Mojar Chora

In English : (xxxiii) Struggle for Existence; (xxxiv) Smile; (xxxv) Dark Horizon; (xxxvi) Slaughter of Democracy

LITERARY ACCOMPLISHMENTS
Given music and written lyrics for Bengali songs and received 4 Golden Disc

SOCIAL AND CULTURAL ACTIVITIES
Connected with different social and human rights organisations to promote the welfare of poor, children and women; providing free legal aid to the poor and working for the protection of human rights; organised various health camps for mothers and children

SPECIAL INTERESTS
Protecting human rights

FAVOURITE PASTIME AND RECREATION
Writing books and songs; painting and music

COUNTRIES VISITED
Widely travelled

OTHER INFORMATION
Represented the country in (i) in U.N. General Assembly; (ii) as a woman parliamentarian at World Women Round Table Conference, Russia; and (iii) World Youth Conference, Vietnam; attended the Working Women Conference of ILO and ICFTU at Kuala Lumpur; observed Dharna in 1995 for 21 days to restore Human Rights; protested against atrocities on women and lock up deaths in the country, specially in West Bengal.

Asha Arora

Born on October 2, 1957, Asha Arora completed schooling from Loreto Day School Calcutta and was placed in the First Division in the Higher Secondary Examination. Graduated from the University of Calcutta and obtained L.L.B. degree from the same University.

Enrolled as an Advocate with the Bar Council of West Bengal on July 6, 1984. Appeared for the West Bengal Civil Service (Judicial) Examination in the Year 1985 and secured the First position on order of merit.

Joined the West Bengal Judicial Service on September 7, 1987 and was posted at different places in all the tiers of service. Was promoted to the cadre of District Judge in December 2002. Appointed as District and Sessions Judge, Nadia in the year 2011 followed by appointment as Registrar (Inspection) of the High Court  Calcutta.

Elevated as Additional Judge, High Court at Calcutta on 30th March, 2015

Appointed as Permanent Judge of the Calcutta High Court on 06.10.2016

 

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Online Registration: from September 26, 2016

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