BHARTI, SHRI MAHARAJ SINGH, S.S.P., (Uttar Pradesh-Meerut-1967): s. of Shri Nidh Ram; b. at Vill. Arnavali, Distt. Meerut, November, 1918; ed. at Dev Nagri College, Meerut; m. Shrimati Charan Kaur, May, 1937; 1 s. and 2 d.; Agriculturist; previously associated with the Indian National Congress; suffered imprisonment on various occasions before and after independence for political activities; was President of All India Hind Kisan Panchayat; expert on agricultural problems; Member, National Council of the Samyukta Socialist Party; Member, U.P. Legislative Council, 1958— 64.
Social activities: Organising discussion meetings on socialism, eradication of casteism, etc.; educating farmers on agricultural problems.
Favourite pastime and recreation: Cinema, reading Indian and foreign magazines and writing articles.
Special interests: Planning, irrigation end power, agriculture, atomic energy.
Publications: Written articles for Hindi, English and other vernacular magazines.
Permanent address: 13E, Jawahar Quarters, Meerut City, Uttar Pradesh.