8th Lok Sabha
Members Bioprofile

DAGA, SHRI MOOL CHAND, B.A., LL.B. (Congress (I)óRajasthan, Pali, 1984]  s. of late Shri Veer Chandji Daga; b. at Jalore, Rajasthan, 1918; ed. at Banaras Hindu University; m. Smt. Pushpa Devi Daga, 1945; 1 s. and 5 d.; Advocate; Chairman, Municipal Board Pali (Marwar), 1959, 1961-66 and 1970-72; President, INTUC Pali Branch since 1954; Member, (i) Local-Self Government Institute, Jaipur, (ii) Rajasthan Water Board, Jaipur, (iii) Post & Telegraph Advisory Committee, Jaipur, (iv) Krishi Upaj Mandi, Pali Marwar, (v) Northern Railway Passengers Consultative Committee, (vi) District Rural Electrification Committee, Pali Marwar; Member, Rajasthan Legislative Assembly, 1957-62, 1967-71 and 1977-80; Secretary, Rajasthan Congress Legislature Party, 1966-71; Member, (i) Fifth Lok  Sabha, 1971-77, (ii) Committee on Subordinate Legislation, (iii) Privileges Committee for 2 years, (iv) Committee on Public Undertakings for 2 years, (v) Library Committee and (vi) Joint Committee on Constitution [Amendment) Bill; Member, Seventh Lok Sabha, 1980-84; Chairman, (i) Committee on Subordinate Legislation, 1980-82 and again in 1985-86, (ii) Joint Committee on LIC Bill, 1983; Secretary, Congress (I) Party in Parliament; attended Commonwealth Conferences of Committee on Delegated Legislation held at Canberra in 1980 and Ottawa in 1983.

Social activities:  Worked actively during famine in Pali district: formulated Pali Sudhar Sangh.

Favourite pastime and recreation:  Reading and swimming.

Special interests:  Active participation in Parliamentary debates and hearing music.

Travels abroad:  Vietnam, Bangladesh, Australia, Switzerland, Holland, France, U.K., U.S.A., Canada and Dubai.

Permanent address:  Ojhajika Bas, Pali Marwar (Rajasthan).