Fifth Lok Sabha
Members Bioprofile

 

PRASAD, SHRI RAM SURAT, B.A., L.T., Dip. (Agr.), (Cong.) U.P. Bansoaon - (Res. Sch. Castes)—1971, Son of late Shri Barkhu Das; b. at Village Basudiha, February 9, 1925; ed. at Gorakhpur Foundation Society Training College, Government Agricultural Institute, Gorakhpur and Agra University; m. Shrimati Premawati Devi, May 10, 1957; 3 s. and 3 d.; Agriculturist, politician and social worker; was Secretary, (i) Scheduled Castes Students' Federation, (ii) Scheduled Castes Federation, (iii) Depressed Classes League, (iv) Adi-Hindu Depressed Classes Association, and (v) Harijan, Sewak Sangh, Gorakhpur, U.P.; at present Secretary of Backward Classes League; was member of the Executive Council, Gorakhpur University, Gorakhpur for three years; at present Member, U.P. Harijan Sewak Sangh, Lucknow; Member, Legislative Assembly, Uttar Pradesh, 1957-1967.

Hobby.—Social work.

Favourite pastime and recreation.—Study of literature concerning social problems.

Special interests.—Social work and uplift of the down-trodden.

Permanent address.—Village Tejpur, P.O. Gagaha, Distt. Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh.