KAMBLE, SHRI TULSIRAM DASHRATH, (Cong.) Maharashtra-Latur - (Res. Sch. Castes)—1971, Son of Shri Dashrath Kamble; b. at Vill. Chakur, Distt. Osmanabad, March 8, 1922; ed. at Rashtria High School, Hipperga, Distt. Osmanabad; m. Shrimati Kalawati; 1 s.; Agriculturist; imprisoned for ten months in 1939 following Satyagraha for freedom of Hyderabad; President, District Industrial Co-operative Association, Osmanabad; Vice-Chairman, (i) Block Development Committee, Udgir Taluka and (ii) Depressed Classes League of Marathwada, 1957-60; General Secretary, Pradesh Congress Committee, Hyderabad and also delegate of A.I.C.C., 1954; Member of the Working Committee, Village Industrial Board of Hyderabad State, 1954-56; Member, (i) District Development Board, Osmanabad, (ii) Marathwada University Court and (iii) Social Welfare Board; Member, (i) Hyderabad Legislative Assembly, 1952-56, (ii) Maharashtra Legislative Assembly, 1956-62, (iii) Third Lok Sabha, 1962-67 and (iv) Fourth Lok Sabha, 1967-70.
Social, activities.—Started adult education classes during 1939-47; helped Harijans for grant of Government lands and in establishing Harijan hostels.
Hobbies.—Essay writing and reading.
Special interests.—Reading Hindi and Marathi poetry and removal of untouchability.
Books published.—(i) Surgamay Sant Sammelan; (ii) Asprishyata (Hindi and Marathi); (iii) Vaidhanik Adhikar; (iv) Hamari Azadi and (v) Dharam Ke Nam Par.
Permanent address.—P.O. Udgir, Distt. Osmanabad (Maharashtra).