ODEDRA, SHRI BHARATKUMAR MALDEVJI, [Congress (I)óGujarat, Porbandar, (Res. Sch. Castes), 1984] s. of late Shri Maldevjibhai M. Odedra; b. at Porbandar Village, Junagadh District, July 24, 1945; ed. at New High School, Ahmedabad, Matriculate; m. Smt. Santa B. Odedra, March 2, 1970; 2 s. and 1 d.; Transport Contractor; Member, Seventh Lok Sabha, June 1983óDecember, 1984.
Social activities: Economic upliftment of the Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes.
Favourite pastime and recreation: Reading and watching television programmes.
Special interests: Business activities.
Sports and clubs: Member, Natwarsinghji Sports Club, Porbandar (Gujarat).
Travels abroad: U.K., France; Switzerland, U.A.E. and East African countries.
Permanent address: Mayur Building, Bhojeshwar Plot, Porbandar, Gujarat.