Biographical Sketch
Member of Parliament
XI Lok Sabha




Father's Name  :	Sardar Tara Singh

Date of Birth  :	27 April 1927

Place of Birth :	Uboke in Distt. Tarn Taran (Punjab)

Marital Status :	Married on 22 June 1945

Spouse's Name  :	Smt. Jagir Kaur

Educational Qualifications :
	Educated at Khalsa College, Amritsar (Punjab)

Profession :
	Agriculturist and Military Service

Permanent Address :
	Vill. Uboke, P.O. Patti, Distt. Tarn Taran-143401 (Punjab)
	Tel. (01852) 33814

Positions Held :

1980-87	Member, Punjab Legislative Assembly
1985-87	Minister, Revenue, Relief and Rehabilitation and Defence Services 
	Personnel Welfare, Punjab
1996	Elected to Lok Sabha (Eleventh)
	Secretary, Shiromani Akali Dal

Social and Cultural Activities :
	Actively involved in social and cultural activities of educational institutions 
	and Gurudwara Prabandhak Committee

Special Interests :
	Hockey and kabaddi

Favourite Pastime and Recreation :
	Watching sports on T.V. 
Sports and Clubs :
	Associated with hockey and kabaddi at college and university levels; 
	Winner of East Punjab Colour in gatka and kabaddi

Countries Visited :
	France, Holland, Italy, Switzerland, U.K., West Germany

Other Information :
	Member, Khalsa College Governing Council; Acting President, 
	Shiromani Gurudwara Prabandhak Committee (S.G.P.C.)

Election result of :

Tarn Taran Lok Sabha constituency
Total electorate	10,01,343
Total votes polled	6,40,771
Votes polled in favour of the
first four leading candidates:
(1) Shri Major Singh Uboke (S.A.D.)	2,70,499
(2) Shri Surinder Singh Kairon (I.N.C.)	2,36,647
(3) Shri Harminder Singh Gill (Ind.)	48,101