KULKARNI, SHRI RAJA, M.A., (Cong.) Maharashtra-Bombay North-East—1971, Son of Shri Gopal Sakharam Kulkarni; b. at Vill. Mhaswa, Distt. Jalgaon, Maharashtra, August 20, 1971; ed. at Bombay University and Harvard University, U.S.A.; m. Smt. Kusum R. Kulkarni, April 15, 1945; 2 s.; Trade Unionist; previously associated with P.S.P.; President, Indian National Chemical Workers' Federation; Vice-President, International Federation of Petroleum and Chemical Workers, Denver, U.S.A.; General Secretary, National Federation of Petroleum Workers; Member, (i) Oil Advisory Committee, Ministry of Petroleum and Chemicals, Government of India, (ii) Development Council for Organic Chemicals, Government of India, and (iii) Board of Directors, Hindustan Organic (Rasayani) Government of India; Alternate Member, Committee on Automation, Ministry of Labour, Government of India.
Social activities.—Connected with Trade Union work, cooperative work and working for hutment dwellers.
Hobbies.—Reading and writing.
Books Published.—'International Experience in Labour Problem of Automation'.
Travels abroad.—U.S.A., Japan, U.K., Switzerland, France, Itlay, Egypt, Lebanon, Turkey and Venezuela.
Permanent address.—60, Shivaji Park, Bombay-28.