9th Lok Sabha
Members Bioprofile

SONKAR, SHRI KALPNATH [Janata Dal*—Uttar Pradesh, Basti (SC), 1989]:  s. of Neebar; b. at Narharia, Basti District, Uttar Pradesh, January 1, 1951; ed. at Pande Inter College, Basti, High School; m. Prem Devi Sonkar, 3 s. and 3 d.; Political Worker, Businessman;

Previous Association with Political Parties:  Member, JD, Uttar-Pradesh;

Previous Membership:  Seventh Lok Sabha, 1980-84; Legislative Assembly, Uttar Pradesh;

Committee Experience:  Member, Committee on Absence of Members from the Sittings of the House, January 19, 1990 and Consultative Committee, Ministry of Railways, 1990;

Favourite Pastime and Recreation:  Games and sports, farming, social service;

Social Activities:  Working for social reforms and for progress and prosperity of the nation;

Other Information:  Gen. Secy. All India Rashtriya Sanjay Manch, 1982-85;

Permanent Address:  Narharia, Pande Bazar Chowk, PO & Distt. Basti, Uttar Pradesh.

*Member, Janta Dal (S) with effect from January 11, 1991.