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Jai Prakash Agarwal

Member of Parliament,
Chairman, House Committee,
Lok Sabha.

Constituency from which I am elected
North East Delhi
Father’s Name Late Shri R.C. Agarwal
Mother’s Name Smt. Savitri Agarwal
Date of Birth 1944-11-11
Birth Place Delhi
Maritial Status Married
Date of Marriage 05-02-1971
Spouse Name Smt. Sarita Agarwal
No. of Children No.of Sons:2 No.of Daughters:0
State Name Delhi
Party Name Indian National Congress (INC)
Permanent Address AB-95, Shahjahan Road New Delhi-110 001,Tels. (011) 23388288, 9868181117(M) Fax. 23388187
Present Address AB – 95, Shahjahan Road, New Delhi – 110 001,Tels. (011) 23388288 , 9868181117 (M) Fax. (011) 23388187
Email id
Educational Qualifications B.A. – Graduated from Hansraj College, Delhi
Social Worker
Positions Held President, Distt. Youth Congress, Delhi( 1973-75) Deputy Mayor, Delhi( 1983-84 ) , Chairman, Standing Committee, Municipal Corporation of Delhi( 1984-85 ) Leader, Congress Party, Municipal Corporation of Delhi. Elected to 8th Lok Sabha( 1984 ) Member, Estimates Committee( 1985-89 ) Re-elected to 9th Lok Sabha (2nd term)( 1989 ) Member, Estimates Committee( 1989-91 )Vice-President, D.P.C.C. Member, A.I.C.C.( 1992 onwards) Re-elected to 11th Lok Sabha (3rd term)( 1996 ) Member, Rajya Sabha( 2006) Member, Committee on Defence( March 2006 onwards) Member, Joint Parliamentary Committee on Food Management in Parliament House Complex( April 2006 onwards) Member, Advisory Council of the Delhi Development Authority( May 2006 onwards) Chairman, House Committee, Rajya Sabha Member, General Purposes Committee, Member, Consultative Committee for the Ministry of Shipping, Road Transport and Highways, Member, Committee on Commerce( July 2006 onwards) President, Delhi Pradesh Congress Committee( Sept.2007 onwards), Re-elected to 15th Lok Sabha (4th term)( 2009), Chairman, House Committee( 9 June 2009 onwards), Member, Committee on Urban Development( 31 August 2009)Leader of Indian Parliamentary Delegation, represented India in Dubai (U.A.E.) & Iran.

President of India-Nepal Parliamentary Friendship Group for the year 2011-12

Member of India-Bhutan Parliamentary Friendship Group

Member of India-Australia Parliamentary Friendship Group

Social and Cultural Activities, Literary, Artistic and Scientific Accomplishments and other Special Interests
Sports, Clubs, Favourite Pastimes and Recreation Carrom, cricket, football and hockey
Hobbies Music
Countries Visited Austria, Beirut, Behrain, Belgium, Botswana, Canada, China, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Holland, Hongkong, Italy, Japan, Malawi, Malaysia, Nepal, Norway, Oman,Russia, Singapore, Spain, Switzerland, Thailand, U.S.A., U.K., Zambia, Iran and Dubai (UAE).
Other Information IChairman /I Apna Utsav, 1985 IPresident/I, (i) Indo – China Friendship Association and (ii) Indo – Russian Friendship Association IPatron/I (i) CPWD Karamchari Union (ii) Railway Union (iii) Ramlila Committee Attended India Public Dialogue Conference, Moscow, November 2009 Visited as delegate with Honble Vice President of India to Zambia, Malawi and Botswana from 05.01.2010 to 12.01.2010.