Tenth Lok Sabha
Members Bioprofile

PANDIAN, SHRI D.

[Cong.(I) - Madras North (Tamil Nadu)]

Father's Name

Date of Birth


Place of Birth

Marital Status

Spouse's Name

Children

Educational Qualifications

 


Profession


Permanent Address


Present Address

Positions held

1972-86

1987



1989

1990


7 June, 1990

1991

Books published

 

 

 




Literary, Artistic and Scientific Accomplishments


Social and Cultural Activities

Special Interests

Favourite Pastime 
and Recreation

Sports and Clubs

Countries visited

Other Information

 

Shri David

18th May, 1932

Vellaimalaipatti in Distt. Madurai (Tamil Nadu)

Married on 28th May, 1956

Smt. Joyce Pandian

One son and two daughters

M.A., B.L.

Educated at Alaggappa College, Karaikudi, Law College, Madras

Lawyer, Teacher and Journalist, Educationist, Political and Social Worker

10, Rathina Sobathy Street, T.H. Road, Old Washermenpet Madras-600021 (Tamil Nadu)

45, North Avenue, New Delhi-110001. Tel. 3792687

 

Member, National Council, C.P.I.

Member, Central Committee, United Communist Party of India

Elected to Lok Sabha (Ninth)

Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Environment and Forests

Member, Subject Committee on Science and Technology

Re-elected to Lok Sabha (Tenth)

"The story of Jews and the Torture of Arabs; Park or Death Pit?"; "Fire set by D.M.K, to Tamil"; "Bharathi and Casteism"; "Poet Pattukkottai"; "Reservation Question"; "Multinational Corporation"; "Hurdles against Backward Classes"; "Economic Crisis and Solution"; "Communist Party's Fifty Year Achievements and Let Marxist Think"; translated "Virg. Soil Upturned" (2 Vols.); "Tolstoy— Story of a Lorry Driver"; "My First Teacher"; "State Monopoly and Economics"; "Devaluation and What Happened in Czechoslovakia"


Received Soviet Land Nehru Award


Propagated the arranged intercaste marriages, headed various trade unions

To study the Indian society

Reading, writing, gardening and social service


General interest in sports

East Germany, Hungary, Sri Lanka and U.S.S.R.

Leader, A.I.S.F. (Later All India Youth Federation); President, Indian Railway Labour Union and several other trade unions; Member; Madras Dock Labour Board for 3 years; Trustee, Madras Port Trust; was seriously injured while accompanying former Prime Minister, Shri Rajiv Gandhi to Sriperumbudur on 21 May, when the latter was assassinated. Scheduled to translate the speeches of Shri Rajiv Gandhi.