Biographical Sketch Member of Parliament 12th Lok Sabha
SAI, SHRI LARANG [BHARATIYA JANATA PARTY - SURGUJA-ST (MADHYA PRADESH)]

Father's Name       	Shri Ghur Sai                           

Date of Birth       	28 October 1938

Place of Birth      	Vill. Jaswantpur, Distt. Sarguja (Madhya Pradesh) 

Marital Status      	Married 

Spouse's Name       	Smt. Loiri Devi                         

Children            	One son and  six daughters

Educational Qualifications  

               Matriculate

               Educated at Government Multipurpose Higher Secondary School,
               Ambikapur (Madhya Pradesh)

Profession         

               Political and Social Worker

Permanent Address  

               Vill. Jaswantpur, P.O. Durgapur         
               Distt. Sarguja,                         
               (Madhya Pradesh)                        

Present Address  

		3, Ferozeshah Road,
		New Delhi-110001

		Tel. (011) 3782734

Positions Held  

1967-77        Member, Madhya Pradesh Legislative Assembly

1968           Minister of State, Madhya Pradesh

1977           Elected to 6th Lok Sabha

1977-79        Union Minister of State, Labour and Parliamentary
               Affairs

1980           Member, Madhya Pradesh Legislative Assembly

1989           Re-elected to 9th Lok Sabha (2nd term)

1990-91        Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of
               Energy

1998           Re-elected to 12th Lok Sabha (3rd term)

1998-99        Member, Committee on the Welfare of Scheduled
               Castes and Scheduled Tribes
       
               Member, Committee on Energy and its
	       Sub-Committee-II on Coal

               Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of
	       Power

Countries Visited  

New Zealand

Election Result of
Surguja-ST Lok Sabha Constituency  

Total electorate 	10,52,905
Total votes polled 	 6,86,192

Votes polled in favour of the first four leading candidates

(1) Shri Larang Sai 		(B.J.P.) 2,95,452
(2) Shri Khel Sai Singh 	(I.N.C.) 2,74,832
(3) Smt. Jagmani Devi 		(C.P.I.)   42,060
(4) Shri Lakshmansingh Uday 	(G.G.P.)   34,776