4th Lok Sabha
Members Bioprofile

KALITA, SHRI DHIRESWAR, B.A., Comm. (Assam—Gauhati—1967):  s. of late Shri S. R. Kaita; b. Village Pandula. April 22, 1922; m. Shrimati Kiran Kumari Kalita, April 21, 1954; 2 s. and 1 d.; Political Worker; formerly associated with Congress as a student upto 1943; was a member of the Gauhati Local Board; was member, Gauhati University Court for six years.

Social activities:  As Student Federation volunteer, served in Burma Refugee Camps in Pandu and in Gauhati in 1941, and during Bengal famine managed a destitute home at Gauhati in 1943-44,

Hobbies:  Gardening.

Favourite pastime and recreation:  Chess and reading books.

Sports: Badminton.

Permanent address:  Uzambazar, Kharghuli, P.O. Gauhati, Assam.