First Lok Sabha
Members Bioprofile

FOTEDAR, PANDIT SHEO NARAYAN, M.A., (Jammu and Kashmir—Nominated—1952): S. of Pandit Prakash Joo Fotedar; B. at Srinagar, February, 1904; ed. at Government High School, Srinagar, S. P. College, Srinagar, Forman Christian College, Lahore; m. Shrimati Shiv Shakhti, 1930; 1S.; Landlord; Founder President, Kashmir Educational Society; Honorary Editor-in-Chief, "the Daily Martand"; President, Hazara Frontier Relief and Rehabilitation Committee; President, Sacred Shrines Committee; President, Study Circle; Founder, Social Reform Organization; Professor of History, Prince of Wales College, Jammu; Provincial head of Census Operations in 1931; Municipal Commissioner and Senior Vice-President, Srinagar Municipality for twenty years; Member, Kashmir Legislative Assembly for ten years; President, Sanatan Dharm Yuvak Sabha and member of its Executive Committee; Member, Board of Industries; Member, Budget Planning Committee; Member, Board of Food Control; Member, Public Health, Education and Finance Standing Committee; Chairman, Aided Educational Institutions Reorganization Committee; Senator, Kashmir University; Member, Royal Asiatic Historical Society; President, All State Kashmir Pandit Conference; Member, Jammu and Kashmir National Conference; Running Gandhi Memorial College and seven high and middle schools.

Clubs: Member, Amar Singh Sports Club. 

Publication: "Industrial Development in Kashmir". 

Permanent address: Srinagar, Kashmir.