Biographical Sketch Member of Parliament 12th Lok Sabha
SHAKYA, SHRI MAHADEEPAK SINGH [BHARATIYA JANATA PARTY - ETAH (UTTAR PRADESH)]

Father's Name	    	Shri Jodha Singh Shakya

Date of Birth	    	25 July 1922

Place of Birth	    	Agaunapur, Distt. Etah (Uttar Pradesh)

Marital Status	    	Married on 7 January 1942

Spouse's Name	    	Smt. Vidya Devi Shakya

Children	    	Three sons and one daughter

Educational Qualifications  	

		M.A. (Hindi), Ayurveda Ratna, Ayurvedacharya

		Educated at Jawaharlal Degree College, 
		Etah (Uttar Pradesh) and Akhil Bharatiya
		Ayurveda Vidyapeeth, Delhi

Profession  
	
		Agriculturist, Medical Practitioner, Political
		and Social Worker, Sportsman

Permanent Address  		

		Vill. Agaunapur, Distt. Etah-207001
		(Uttar Pradesh)

		Tel. (05742) 285201

Present Address  

		22, Dr. R.P. Road,
		New Delhi-110001

		Tel. (011) 3782125

Positions Held   
  
1971		Elected to 5th Lok Sabha 

		Member, Public Health Committee

1974		Member, Railway Advisory Committee

		Member, Committee on Estimates

		Member, Joint Committee on Customs Tariff Bill, 1975

1977		Re-elected to 6th Lok Sabha (2nd term)

1983-84		President, Bharatiya Janata Party (B.J.P.), 
		Distt. Etah

1989		Re-elected to 9th Lok Sabha (3rd term)
		
1989-91		Member, Committee on Government Assurances

		Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Civil 
		Aviation 

		Member, Committee on Human Resource Development 

1991		Re-elected to 10th Lok Sabha (4th term)

1996		Re-elected to 11th Lok Sabha (5th term)

1998		Re-elected to 12th Lok Sabha (6th term)

1998-99 and	Member, Committee on Estimates
1999-2000

1998-99		Member, Committee on Human Resource Development
		and its Sub-Committee-II on Medical Education

		Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of 
		Civil Aviation

Special Interests  
 
Literature, Poetry and sports

Sports and Clubs  
 
Football, volley ball and wrestling

Countries Visited  
 
Malaysia, U.A.E., U.K. and U.S.A.


Election Result of
Etah Lok Sabha Constituency  

Total electorate 	10,29,503
Total votes polled 	 6,78,348

Votes polled in favour of the first four leading candidates

(1) Shri Mahadeepak Singh Shakya (B.J.P.) 2,86,982
(2) Shri Devenra Singh Yadav 	 (S.P.)   2,74,842
(3) Shri Raghunath Singh Lodhi 	 (B.S.P.)   59,807
(4) Shri Kunwar Pal Singh 	 (I.N.C.)    7,662