|7th Lok Sabha|
HALDER, SHRI KRISHNA CHANDRA [C.P.I., (M)—West Bengal, Durgapur (Res. Sch. Castes), I980] s. of late Shri Surendra Nath Halder; b. at Burdwan Town, October 4, 1922; ed. at Burdwan Town High School and Burdwan Raj College; m. Smt. Asha Lata Halder, July 1941; 3 s. and 4 d.; Agriculturist, Political and Social Worker; associated with Students Federation of India, C.P.I, and C.P.I. (M) from 1964; suffered imprisonment for many years: District Committee Member C.P.I. (M), Burdwan District, 1964-80; Minister of Excise, West Bengal, 1969—70; Commissioner, Burdwan Municipality, 1954-56; Member, Executive Committee, (i) Burdwan District Library Association, 1953-54, (ii) Burdwan District Sports Association, 1954-55, (iii) C.M.S. Higher Secondary School 1963-71; Vice-President, Burdwan District Kisan Sabha,1973-80; Member, West Bengal Legislative Assembly, 1967-68 and again March 1969-70; Member, (i) Fifth Lok Sabha, 1971-77; (ii) Estimates Committee of Parliament, 1971-74, (iii) Committee on Public Undertakings, 1974-76, (iv) Consultative Committees of Steel and Mines and Industrial-Development, 1971-77; Member, (i) Sixth Lok Sabha, 1977-79, (ii) Committee on Private Members' Bills and Resolutions 1977-78, (iii) Joint Select Committee on Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes Inclusion and Exclusion Bill 1977-79 and (iv) Consultative Committee of the Ministry; of Industry, 1977-79; Whip, CPI-M Group in Lok Sabha 1977-79; presently Member, Committee on Papers Laid on the Table; Member, Parliamentary Delegation to U.S.S.R., North Korea and Mongolia, 1978.
Favourite pastime and recreation: Sports, Music.
Special interests: Uplift of Backward Classes and Politics.
Travels abroad: U.S.S.R., North Korea and Mongolia.
Permanent address: 3, Shyambazar Lane, (Barabazar), Burdwan P.O. & District, West Bengal.