Fourteenth Lok Sabha
Members Bioprofile
Virupakshappa, Shri K.
Constituency   : Koppal (Karnataka)
Party Name     : Indian National Congress (INC)

Father's Name Shri Veerappa
Mother's Name Smt. Hanumamma
Date of Birth 06 Mar 1942
Place of Birth Sindhanur, Distt. Raichur (Karnataka)
Marital Status Married
Date of Marriage 14 May 1960
Spouse's Name Smt. Kamalamma
No.of Daughters 1
Educated at Government, High School, Sindhanur
Profession Agriculturist
Permanent Address
Sindhanur Distt. Raichur
520999, 522744
Present Address
39, South Avenue
New Delhi-110 011
Tels (011) 23795002, 9868180349 (M)
Positions Held
1960-68 Municipal Councillor
1994-1999 Member, Karnataka Legislative Assembly
1996 onwards Vice President, Karnataka Pradesh Congress Committee
2004 Elected to 14th Lok Sabha
Member, Committee on Human Resource Development
1 May 2008 Member, Finance Committee on Estimates
5 Aug. 2007 onwards Member, Committee on Human Resource Development

Social And Cultural Activities
Started many associations for the cause of social justice to uplift the poor and the backwards in Raichur District; associated with many schools and colleges including hostels for the poor boys and girls
Other Information
Director, Vice President and President, Primary Land Development Co-operative Bank, Sindhanur, 1968-72; President, (i) VSSN, Co-operative Bank, 1975-83; (ii) APMC, 1993-94; and (iii) Sri Kanakadasa Seva Sangha 1978 onwards; State President , Kurubar Society; 1995-98; District President, Kurubar Society, 1990-95; Director, Land Development Co-operative Society, 1978-80; Chairman, TBP CADA, Munirabad, 2004; Secretary, POIV Technic College, Rampur, Raichur, 1988-90; Builder and President, Sri Kanakadas Pre University College, Primary and High School, Sindhanur; Builder, Backward Community Hostel and Sangha started in 1978; Member, APMC ,1968-78

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