Fifth Lok Sabha
Members Bioprofile


MOHAN SWARUP, SHRI, B.A., LL.B., U.P. Pilibhit—1971, Son of Kr. Shambhu Shai; b. at Vill. Sahora, Distt. Bareilly, February 18, 1918; ed. at Bareilly College, Bareilly; m. Shrimati Shanti Devi, May, 1940; 4 s. and 2 d.; Farmer; previously associated with PSP, Member, (i) District Board, Bareilly, 1946-56; (ii) Zila Parishad, Bareilly, since 1956; (iii) District Bhoodan Samiti, Bareilly; (iv) Managing Committee, Kr. Dhakan Lal Vidya Mandir Intermediate College, Sahora, Bareilly; (v) Bharat Sewak Samaj, Bareilly; (vi) National Railway Users' Consultative Committee, 1964-66; (vii) National Rifle Association; and (viii) Goodwill Mission to Ghana, Liberia, Sierra Leone and Nigeria, 1965; Pradhan, Gram Sabha, Sahora, Bareilly, 1949-60; Sarpanch, Nyaya Panchayat, Sahora, Bareilly, 1949-55; District Secretary, P.S.P., Bareilly, 1952-55; President, P. & T. Employees Union, Pilibhit; Secretary, All India Caterers' Union, 1958-62; Member, Second Lok Sabha, 1957-62; Third Lok Sabha, 1962-67 and Fourth Lok Sabha, 1967-70; Member (i) Public Accounts Committee, 1962-63 and 1969-70, (ii) Estimates Committee, 1964-65, 1965-66 and 1966-67 and (iii) Consultative Committee for Works and Housing 1969-70.

Hobbies.—Tourism and sight-seeing.

Favourite pastime and recreation.—Shooting, swimming, horse-riding, painting, writing and photography.

Special interests.—Gardening, farming, work among peasants, social work and reading.

Travels abroad.—Ghana, Liberia, Sierra Leone, Nigeria, Egypt, U.K., West Germany, France, Switzerland and Burma.

Permanent address.—Vill. and P.O. Sahora, District Bareilly, Uttar Pradesh.