|7th Lok Sabha|
PANDEY, SHRI KRISHNA CHANDRA, M.A. [Congress (I)—Uttar Pradesh, Khalilabad,1980] s. of Pandit Dhanushdhari Pandey; b. at Chakdahi, Village and P.O., Basti District, September 16, 1945; ed. at Krishak Audyogic Pal Inter College, Hariharpur, Beni Madhav Inter College, Bakhira, H. R. Inter College, Khalilabad, and Gorakhpur University; m. Smt. Rajeshwari Pandey, June, 1965; 3 d.; Agriculturist and Social and Political worker; Working President, Uttar Pradesh Congress Committee; President, Uttar Pradesh Youth Congress; Member, All India Congress Committee; Vice-President. Students' Union, Gorakhpur University, Director, D.C.D.F., Busti; Founder and President, Purvanchal Praja Sangarsh Samiti, U.P.; Co-organiser and Manager, Nehru Krishak Inter College, Khalilabad; Member, Fifth Lok Sabha, 1971-77, and also Member of several Parliamentary Committees during the period.
Social activities: Contributed in the construction of Krishak Audyogic Pal Inter College, Hariharpur; set up Sant Kabir Cotton Mill, Maghar; established Kamlapati Tripathi Market, Khalilabad and performed several other public services.
Favourite pastime and recreation: Study of ancient history, and social service.
Special interests: Poetry writing.
Accomplishment in letters, art and science/other achievements: Composed poetry in Bhojpuri language and translated Sant Kabir's poetry in simple Bhojpuri language.
Sports and clubs: Physical Exercises.
Permanent address: Chakdahi Village and P.O., Basti District, Uttar Pradesh.