MALAVIYA, SHRI K. D., M.Sc., (Cong.) Uttar Pradesh-Domariaganj—1971, Son of Shri Baldeva Malaviya; b. at Allahabad, June 3, 1904; ed. at Allahabad University; m. Shrimati Durga Malaviya, March, 1926; 1 s. and 1 d.; Poultry farming and small industry in Pesticide formulations; Chairman, Industrial Cooperative Union known as National Cooperative Union, 1955-56; Chairman, National Federation of Industrial Cooperatives; Chairman of various international cultural societies and Chairman, National Association of Afro-Asian Solidarity; Member, U.P. Legislative Assembly, 1937 and 1946-47; Minister in U.P.; Member, (i) First Lok Sabha, 1952-57, (ii) Second Lok Sabha, 1957-62, and (iii) Third Lok Sabha, 1962-67, Deputy Minister and Minister of Cabinet Rank in the Central Government from 1952-63; Chairman of Heavy Engineering Corporation, 1968-69.
Hobbies.—Cricket and gardening.
Favourite pastime and recreation.—Cricket and mountain hiking.
Special interests.—Reading and working in Word Peace Movement.
Accomplishments in letters, art and science.—Chemical Engineer.
Publications.—Pamphlet on Science (Story of Atom) and also on Socialist programme.
Travels abroad.—U.S.A., U.S.S.R. and almost all countries of Europe.
Permanent address.—Meera Poultry Farm, Chatarpur, Mehrauli, New Delhi.