Fourteenth Lok Sabha
Members Bioprofile
Nayak, Smt. Archana
Constituency   : Kendrapara (Odisha)
Party Name     : Biju Janata Dal (BJD)
Email Address : archana[DOT]nayak[AT]sansad[DOT]nic[DOT]in

Father's Name Shri Padma Charan Naik
Mother's Name Smt. Malati Samal
Date of Birth 27 Feb 1966
Place of Birth Bhubaneswar, Distt. Khurda (Orissa)
Marital Status Divorcee
No. of Sons 1
No.of Daughters 1
M.A., LL.B., B.Ed.
Educated at Ravenshaw College, Cuttack (Orissa)
Profession Social Worker
Permanent Address
At & PO, Badakul, Via Marshaghai,
Distt. Kendrapara (Orissa)
9437060732 (M),
9868180303 (M)
Present Address
B-701, M.S. Flats, B.K.S. Marg,
New Delhi-110 011
Tels. (011) 23359376, 9868180303 (M)
Positions Held
2004 Elected to 14th Lok Sabha
Member, Committee on Health and Family Welfare
5 Aug. 2007 onwards Member, Committee on Human Resource Development
28 March, 2009 Resigned on 28 March, 2009

Social And Cultural Activities
Organised and led many women`s movements in Orissa against dowry, violence on women, and such other women related issues, apart from working for the socio-economic upliftment and empowerment of women; works for the workers of the unorganised sector to help them to build their own organic leadership
Special Interests
Women`s issues, agriculture, natural disaster management and environment
Favourite Pastime and Recreation
Reading books and Journals on social and political themes as well as literary works; listening to music
Other Information
The only woman to have been elected President of Ravenshaw College Student`s Union, which is the oldest and most distinguished educational institution of Orissa (1986 - 1987); led the Puri-Konark Belabhumi Surakshya Andolan, 1993; led the movement for implementation of Behera Commission Report on Cuttack Liquor Tragedy, 1995; Presented a draft proposal to the then Chief Minister of Orissa on a State Policy for Women, 1996; organised and presided over the first All Orissa Women`s Convention at Cuttack, 1996

Developed and Hosted by National Informatics Centre (NIC)
Content on this website is published, managed & maintained by Software Unit, Computer (HW & SW) Management. Branch, Lok Sabha Secretariat