9th Lok Sabha
Members Bioprofile

KABDE, DR. VENKATESH, M.B.B.S., M.D. F.R.C.P. (Cardiology), M.A.M.S., F.A.C.C. [Janata Dal—Maharashtra, Nanded, 1989]:  s. of Rukhmajee Kabde; b. at Degloor, Nanded District, Maharashtra, September 4, 1940; ed. at Medical College, Aurangabad, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education & Research, Chandigarh, National Academy of Medical Science, New Delhi; m. Kunjamma, May 29, 1970, 2 s. and 1 d.;  Medical Practitioner; 

Committee Experience:  Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, 1990;

Favourite Pastime and Recreation:  Reading and writing, social service;

Publications:  Published poems in periodicals like Manohar, Ajintha, Gaokari;

Travels Abroad:  Canada, Hongkong, Japan, Singapore, U.K., U.S.A.;

Special Interests:  Rural development, improving health facilities and organising health camps;

Social Activities:  Providing food to families of poor patients; started Rugna Seva Mandal Trust to provide ambulance and other medical services in rural areas of Maharashtra, started Kayadhu Gram Vikas Pratisthan for developmental activities;

Other Information:  Teacher fellow, Chicago University, USA, 1973—76; Honorary Physician, Guru Govind Singhji Hospital, Nanded, Maharashtra, 1980—89; Member, Institute Body, AIIMS, March 22, 1990; a researcher in the field of heart diseases;

Permanent Address:  Mahaveer Nagar, Nanded, Maharashtra-431602.