Fifth Lok Sabha
Members Bioprofile

 

SHARMA, SHRI MADHO RAM, B.A., (Cong.) Haryana-Karnal—1971, Son of Shri Budh Ram; b. at Panipat, April 23, 1913; ed. at Jain High School, Panipat and Hindu College, Delhi; m. Shrimati Jeo Devi, 1934; 1 s. and 1 d.; Doctor and Landlord; participated in Independence movement and courted imprisonment for 9 months in 1941 and for the same period in 1942; President, City Congress Committee, Panipat for 15 years; President, Executive Committee, Karnal District Congress and Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee for 8 years; Member, Punjab Legislative Council, 1952-54; General Secretary, Punjab Pradesh Congress, 1952; Member, A.I.C.C., 1953-54; Member for Allotment and Loan Committee for several years in Panipat; Member, District Citizens' Council, Karnal since 1964; Chairman, Economic Committee of the District Citizens' Committee, Karnal; Member, Rajya Sabha, 1958-64 and Fourth Lok Sabha, 1967-70.

Social activities.—Worked for the uplift of Harijans and the backward classes in Karnal District.

Hobby.—Bridge.

Sports.—Volleyball, badminton, hockey and cricket.

Permanent address.—Paliwal Niwas, G. T. Road, Panipat.