Fifth Lok Sabha
Members Bioprofile


YAJNIK, SHRI INDULAL, B.A., LL.B., (Ind.) Gujarat-Ahmedabad—1971, Son of Shri Kanaiyalal Yajnik; b. at Nadiad, District Kaira, February 22, 1892; ed. at Bombay University; Widower; Social Worker; previously associated with the Congress; Member, (i) Second Lok Sabha, 1957-62, (ii) Third Lok Sabha, 1962-67 and (iii) Fourth Lok Sabha, 1967-70.

Favourite pastime and recreation.—Farm Life, agriculture, rearing of trees; work and play with the inmates of Vidyalaya.

Special interests.—Journalism; writing articles, dramas and books in Gujarati and English.

Books published.—(i) Gandhi as I Know Him, (ii) Life of Pandit Shyamji Krashna Varma (in English), (iii) Atmakatha (Autobiography) in 4 volumes, and (iv) Life and Times of an Indian Revolutionary.

Travels abroad.—U.K., Germany, Ireland, France, Italy, Switzerland, Austria, China, U.S.S.R. and also East and West European countries.

Permanent address.—Mission Road, Ahmedabad, Gujarat.