7th Lok Sabha
Members Bioprofile

RAO SHRIMATI B. RADHABAI ANANDA  [Congress (I)—Andhra Pradesh, Bhadrachalam (Res. Sch. Tribes), 1980]  d. of late Shri Gavarayyah; b. at Venkatapuram Village, Khammam District, February 2, 1930: ed. at Rajhamundry Tutorial College and Rajhamundry Teachers' Training School; m. Shri B. K. Ananda Rao, June 6, 1952; 1 s. and 2 d.; Agriculturist; worked as family planning instructor in Singareni Collieries, 1957-67; Member, (i) Indian National Trade Union Congress, 1962-64 and (ii) Parents' Association, Zila Parishad High School, Ramavaram; Member, Panchayat Samiti, Kothagudem, 1957; Member, (i) Fourth Lok Sabha, 1967-70, (ii) Fifth Lok Sabha, 1971-77, and (iii) Sixth Lok Sabha, 1977-79; presently Member, Committee on Government Assurances; intensively toured foreign countries in a parliamentary delegation.  

Social activities:  Took active part in propagating family planning schemes in Singareni Collieries and other tribal areas; worked for the welfare of the tribal people.  

Favourite pastime and recreation:  Reading short stories, and music.

Special interests:  Uplift of women and tribal people.  

Sports and clubs:  Member, Ladies' Club Kothagudem. 

Travels abroad:  Czechoslovakia, West Germany and U.K.  

Permanent address:  Ramavaram P.O., Khammam District, Andhra Pradesh.