LACHCHI RAM, CHAUDHARY, [Congress (I)—Uttar Pradesh, Jalaun (Res. Sch. Castes), 1984] s. of Ch. Jai Lal; b. at Urai Village, Jalaun District, January 1, 1914; studied at home upto Matric standard; m. Smt. Saraman Devi; 4 s. and 5 d.; Businessman; General Secretary & Treasurer, Zila Congress Committee, Jalaun; Member, Uttar Pradesh Congress Committee, Lucknow; General Secretary, Ravidas Seva Sangh, Bundelkhand, 1930-45; President, (i) Zila Dalit Warg Sangh, Jalaun, and (ii) Gautam Buddha Vidyalaya, Urai; Member, (i) Municipal Committee, (ii) Uttar Pradesh Harijan Advisory Committee, (iii) Akhil Bharatiya Dalit Warg Sangh, Delhi, (iv) Karyakarini Sarvodya Ashram, Urai, (v) Managing Committee, Bundel-khand University, Jhansi, (vi) All India Railway Hindi Advisory Committee, (viii) Krishi Vidyalaya, Jhansi, (ix) Uttar Pradesh Prohibition Committee and (x) Kalpi Degree College, Kalpi; Life Member, Smt. Dharma Kumari Harijan Chhatrawas, Urai; Member, Second Lok Sabha, 1957-62.
Social activities: Actively participated in Harijan upliftment; made special efforts in educating the children of Harijans and weaker sections and to eradicate the evils prevalent among the down-trodden people; working for Khadi Gramodyog; also look active part in the construction of Martyr Memorial Office building of District Congress Committee, Jalaun and the building of Gautam Buddha Junior High School.
Favourite pastime and recreation: Discussing and thinking on spiritualism in the Satsang Ashram, also doing Yoga.
Special interests: To serve the downtrodden.
Permanent address: 2|4, Chander Nagar, Urai Village, Jalaun District, Uttar Pradesh.