GHOSH GOSWAMI, SHRIMATI BIBHA, B.A., (Hons. B.T. [C.P.I.(M)óWest Bengal, Nabadwip (Res. Sch. Castes) 1984] d. of Smt. Sudhamani and late Shri Banamali Goswami; b. at Hidia Village, Jessore District, East Bengal (now Bangladesh), January 12, 1934; ed. at M.S.T.P. Girls High School, Jessore, Brahmo Balika Shikshalaya, Calcutta, Lady Brabourne College, Calcutta, krishnagar Government College and University Teachers Training Institute, Calcutta; m. Shri Santosh Kumar Ghosh, 1950; 3 s. and 3 d.; Teacher; President, West Bengal Democratic Women's Association, Nadia District since 1972; Vice-President, West Bengal Democratic Women's Association, 1974-79; Member, (i) Executive Committee of All India Democratic Women's Association since 1981, (ii) All Bengal Teachers' Association since 1960 in various offices, and (iii) West Bengal State Welfare Advisory Committee, 1977-82; Member, (i) Fifth Lok Sabha, 1971-77, (ii) Sixth Lok Sabha, 1977-79 and (iii) Seventh Lok Sabha, 1980-84; Member, (i) Consultative Committee on Ministry of Education, Social Welfare and Culture, 1977-84 and (ii) Joint Committee on Hindu Marriage Act (Amendment) Bill, 1981.
Social activities: Associated with educational and developmental works.
Favourite pastime and recreation: Music particularly Ravindra Sangeet.
Special interests: Education and History.
Permanent address: Surabhisthan Village, Badkulla P.O., Nadia District, West Bengal.