First Lok Sabha
Members Bioprofile

DABHI, SHRI FULSINHJI BHARATSINHJI, Graduate, Gujarat Vidyapith, Ahmedabad, Cong. (Bombay—Kaira North—1952): S. of Dabhi Bharatsinhji Amarsinhji; B. Ghodasar, Taluka Mehmadabad, District Kaira, Bombay, November 8, 1895; ed. at N.K. High School, Petlad, Gujarat College, Ahmedabad, Ferguson College, Poona and Gujarat Vidyapith, Ahmedabad; m. Shrimati Nanduben, 1922; 3 S. and 1 D.; Advocate; Member, Bombay Assembly, 1937—52; Member, Criminal Tribes Enquiry Committee, 1939; Member, Ex-Criminal Tribes Rehabilitation Committee, 1949; Interested in prohibition work; Hony. Ex-Vice-Chairman, Kaira District Prohibition Committee; Member, "Jati Nirmulan Sanstha", Bombay; Suffered imprisonment twice for participating in non-co-operation movements.

Hobby: Study of Sanskrit Literature.

Publications: (i) "Kavya-Sangraha"—a collection of Gujrati Poems.

(ii) "Kavya-Ratna Samuchchaya"—-a collection of Sanskrit verses.

Permanent address: Near Vithal Kanya Vidyalaya, Nadiad, District Kaira, Bombay.