Fifth Lok Sabha
Members Bioprofile


RATHORE, SHRI AWADHESH CHANDRA SINGH, (Cong.) U.P. Farrukhabad—1971, Son of Shri Brijraj Singh; b. at Badaun, June 17, 1917; ed. at Balwant Rajput College, Agra; Married; July 4, 1934; 2 s. and 3 d.; Agriculturist; Member, District Board, Farrukhabad since 1947; also served as Vice-President of the Board and Chairman of the Education and Health Committees from time to time since 1947; Member, U.P. Zila Parishad Union, 1948-52; Pramukh, Mohammedabad Block, 1962-67; Director (1964-67), (i) District Cooperative Bank; (ii) District Cooperative Development Federation and (iii) Farrukhabad Sale-Purchase Committee; Member, (i) U.P. Vidhan Sabha, 1952-62 and (ii) Fourth Lok Sabha, 1967-70.

Social activities.—Received first prize for getting constructed a five mile long road through 'Shramdan'; got constructed nearly 300 pucca wells, persian wheels and tube-wells in Mohammedabad Block under minor irrigation schemes; established Prem Vidyalaya Higher Secondary School, Raisepur, Farrukhabad.

Special interests:  Farming, gardening and minor irrigation works.

Permanent address.—Vill. & P.O. Dhirpur, Distt. Farrukhabad, Uttar Pradesh.