|BERWA, SHRI ONKARLAL,
(J.S.) Rajasthan-Kota (Res. Sch. Castes)—1971, Son of
Shri Kishan Lal, b. at Kota, January, 1916; m. Shrimati Kanti Devi,,
February, 1936; 5 s. and 5 d.; Building and Road Contractor; imprisoned in (i)
1950 on account of ban on R.S.S. (ii) in 1966 for Mahangai Hatao Abhiyan
(iii) in 1969 for agitation regarding Rann of Kutch and (iv) in 1970 for
taking part in strike against heavy taxes on Roadways in Rajasthan;
President, (i) All India Bairwa Mahasabha, (ii) R.M.S, Union Kota, (iii) P.
& T. Union Kota, (iv) Commercial Clerks' Union Western Railway, Kota,
(v) Station Masters' Union, Western Railway, Kota, (vi) Guards Association
Kota; Member, (i) Bairwa Sudhar Samiti, Kota, (ii) Contractors' Association,
Kota, (iii) Zila Parishad, Kota and Bundi 1962-1971, (iv) Traffic
Committee, Kota, (v) District Health Committee, Kota and (vi) Industrial
Technical Institute; Member, Third Lok Sabha, 1962-67 and Fourth Lok Sabha,
1967-70; Member, Estimates Committee and the Informal Consultative
Committees of the Ministries of Works, Housing and Supply, Irrigation and
Power, Railways, Industry and Posts and Telegraphs; Member, Petitions
Committee 1964-66; Member, Committee on Absence of Members from the sittings
of the House, 1967-69.
Social activities.—Work connected with the uplift of depressed classes and down-trodden communities in the country.
Hobbies.—Music and farming.
Favourite pastime and recreation.—Music and reading.
Special interests.—Uplift of depressed classes and fallen women.
Sports and Clubs.—Kabaddi, football, hockey, tug-of-war, Wrestling and Member, Bhim Club of Parliament.
Travels abroad.—Ceylon and Nepal.
Permanent address.—Khari Banari, Kota, Distt. Kota, Rajasthan.