Fifth Lok Sabha
Members Bioprofile

 

RATHIA, SHRI UMMED SINGH, (Cong.) Madhya Pradesh-Raigarh - (Res. Sch. Tribes)--1971, Son of Shri Ram Sahai Rathia; b. in 1923; ed. at Government High School, Dharamjaigarh, Distt. Raigarh; m. Smt. Ramkuwar Bai Rathia, 1944; 1 s.; Agriculturist; President, Khadi Gramin Udyog Gur Khandsari Society since 1962; Chairman, P.W.D.; Janpad Sabha, Dharamjaigarh, District Raigarh, Madhya Pradesh, 1947-49; Director of Land Mortgage Bank, 1963-64; Member, Madhya Pradesh State Legislative Assembly, 1957-62 and 1967-71.

Social activities.—Engaged in social service since 1947 in Tehsil Dharamjaigarh, District Raigarh, and taking special interest in the welfare of Scheduled Tribes; worked for Marketing Society, Pathalgaon from 1962 to 1965.

Hobby.—Football.

Special interest.—Horse riding.

Permanent address.—P.O. & Village Bakaruma, Tehsil Dharamjaigarh, District Raigarh, Madhya Pradesh.