SUMITRA MAHAJAN

SUMITRA MAHAJAN

16th Speaker of Lok Sabha
DOB
04/12/1943 (75 Years)
Constituency Name
208 - Indore -5,(M.P.) (Madhya Pradesh) constituency, at Serial no 1524 in Part no 159
Father Name
Purushotam Sathe
Educational Details
Post Graduate (M.A.(Human Science), L.L.B From Devi Ahilya University (1984))
Contact
2596655
Spouse Name
Late. Jayant Mahajan
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Personal Life & Political Career

Sumitra Mahajan (born April 12, 1943) is an Indian politician who is the president of the 16th Lok Sabha. It belongs to Bharatiya Janata Party. In 2014, she was elected for the eighth time to Lok Sabha, one of the three members of the 16th Lok Sabha to do and is currently the oldest female member. She has been representing the constituency of Indore in Madhya Pradesh since 1989.

She served for a while as Union Minister. She served as Minister from 2002 to 2004, holding the resources of Human Resources, Communications and Petroleum. She is the eldest and oldest female parliamentarian of the 17th Lok Sabha. She is the second woman after Meira Kumar to be elected president of Lok Sabha. As an active parliamentarian, she can not only lead the committees, but also be a passionate enthusiast and an avid interrogator at home.

Early life and education

Sumitra Mahajan was born into a chitpavan family in Usha and Purushotam Sathe in Chiplun, Maharashtra. After marrying Jayant Mahajan from Indore, she received her master's degree and her son from Indore University (now Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya). Sumitra Mahajan's hobbies include reading, music, drama and cinema, as well as enthusiasm for singing. [Quote required]

Political career

She ran for the first time and won the Lok Sabha elections in 1989 against Prakash Chandra Sethi, former Chief minister and congressman. It has provided numerous projects for the Indore railway, aviation and urban development. She is known for her simplicity, honesty and clean politics. She has proven herself and has always distanced herself from Special Interest Group. She is known as Tai, among the people in her riding.

Positions held


1984-85: Deputy Mayor, Municipal Corporation, Indore

1989: Elected to 9th Lok Sabha

1990-91: Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare President, Mahila Morcha, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Madhya Pradesh

1991: Re-elected to 10th Lok Sabha (2nd term)

1991-92: Member, Joint Committee for 73rd Constitution Amendment Bill

1991-93: Member, Joint Committee for Pre-Natal Diagnostic Techniques (Regulation and Prevention of Misuse) Bill, 1991

1991-96: Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Communications

1992-94 Vice-President, BJP, Madhya Pradesh

1995-96: Secretary, BJP, Parliamentary Board and Chairman, Parliamentary Board, Madhya Pradesh

1996: Re-elected to 11th Lok Sabha (3rd term)

1996-98: Secretary, BJP 1997: Member, Committee on Public Accounts

1998: Re-elected to 12th Lok Sabha (4th term)

1998 onwards: General-Secretary, BJP 1998-99:    Convenor, Sub-Committee on Drug Control, Committee on Human Resource Development Member, Committee on Human Resource Development and its Sub-Committee-I on Value-based Education Member, Joint Committee on the Empowerment of Women and its Sub-Committee on Appraisal of Laws relating to Women—Criminal Laws Member, Committee on Members of Parliament Local Area Development Scheme (MPLADs) Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Human Resource Development

1999: Re-elected to 13th Lok Sabha (5th term)

October 1999 - June 2002: Union Minister of State, Ministry of Human Resource Development

July 2002 - May 2003: Union Minister of State, Ministry of Communication & Information Technology

24 May 2003 - May 2004: Union Minister of State, Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas

2004: Re-elected to 14th Lok Sabha(6th term)

2004-2009: Member, General Purposes Committee Chairperson, Committee on Social Justice and Empowerment Member, Panel of Chairmen

2005: Prabhari, Mahilla Morcha, BJP Member, Consultative Committee on Civil Aviation

5 August 2007 - May 2009: Chairperson, Standing Committee on Social Justice & Empowerment

2009: Re-elected to 15th Lok Sabha (7th term)

June 2009: Member, Panel of Chairmen

31 August 2009: Chairperson, Standing Committee on Rural Development

23 September 2009: Member, Committee on Empowerment of Women

2014: Re-elected to 16th Lok Sabha (8th term)

In February, Sumitra Mahajan was included in the LIMCA book of records for being first Indian woman to represent the same Lok Sabha constituency on the same party ticket for eight times in a row.


Speaker of the Lok Sabha 2018

On June 6, 2014, Mahajan was unanimously elected President of the 16th Lok Sabha. She had previously worked as a member of the Lok Sabha "Presidents Panel". August 2015) of House for indiscipline in the House.

Details of PAN and status of Income Tax return*

Relation Type PAN Given Financial Year Total Income Shown in ITR
self Y 2012 - 2013 Rs 6,67,075 ~ 6 Lacs+
spouse N None Rs 0 ~
dependent1 N None Rs 0 ~
dependent2 N None Rs 0 ~
dependent3 N None Rs 0 ~

Details of Criminal Cases*

No criminal cases

Details of Movable Assets*

Sr No Description self spouse dependent1 dependent2 dependent3
i Cash 1,90,000  1 Lacs+
 
Nil Nil Nil Nil Rs 1,90,000
1 Lacs+
ii Deposits in Banks, Financial Institutions and Non-Banking Financial Companies Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
iii Bonds, Debentures and Shares in companies Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
iv (a)
NSS, Postal Savings etc
Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
(b)
LIC or other insurance Policies
Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
v Personal loans/advance given Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
vi Motor Vehicles (details of make, etc.) Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
vii Jewellery (give details weight value) Gold 150 Gram
2,50,000  2 Lacs+

1 Diamond, Hear Rings and Semi Stone
1,00,000  1 Lacs+
 
Nil Nil Nil Nil Rs 3,50,000
3 Lacs+
viii Other assets, such as values of claims / interests Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
Gross Total Value (as per Affidavit) 25,32,234  25 Lacs+ Nil Nil Nil Nil Rs 25,32,234
25 Lacs+
Totals (Calculated as Sum of Values) Rs 5,40,000
5 Lacs+
Nil Nil Nil Nil Rs 5,40,000
5 Lacs+

Details of Immovable Assets*

Sr No Description self spouse dependent1 dependent2 dependent3
i Agricultural Land Village Navada Path Tha,Mahu District Indore,Suvery No.16/1 Copperate Owner
Total Area 1.24
Built Up Area
Whether Inherited N
Purchase Date 2002-03-30
Purchase Cost 61250.00
Development Cost 0.00
2,00,000  2 Lacs+
 
Nil Nil Nil Nil Rs 2,00,000
2 Lacs+
ii Non Agricultural Land Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
iii Commercial Buildings Commerical Joint Residence Bhawan50%Parts 30 Nalandapura Indore
Total Area 1800 Sq.Ft
Built Up Area
Whether Inherited Y
Purchase Date 0000-00-00
Purchase Cost 4000.00
Development Cost 3500000.00
80,00,000  80 Lacs+
 
Nil Nil Nil Nil Rs 80,00,000
80 Lacs+
iv Residential Buildings Plot Seri no.75 Maneshpuri Indore On Constrution Resdiental House
Total Area 2000 Sq. ft.
Built Up Area 2100 Sq. ft
Whether Inherited N
Purchase Date 2004-03-31
Purchase Cost 1350000.00
Development Cost 1200000.00
80,00,000  80 Lacs+
 
Nil Nil Nil Nil Rs 80,00,000
80 Lacs+
v Others Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
Total Current Market Value of (i) to (v) (as per Affidavit) 1,62,00,000  1 Crore+ Nil Nil Nil Nil Rs 1,62,00,000
1 Crore+
Totals Calculated Rs 1,62,00,000
1 Crore+
Nil Nil Nil Nil Rs 1,62,00,000
1 Crore+

Details of Liabilities*

Sr No Description self spouse dependent1 dependent2 dependent3
i Loans from Banks / FIs Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
Loans due to Individual / Entity Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
Any other Liability Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
Grand Total of Liabilities (as per affidavit) 35,39,000  35 Lacs+ Nil Nil Nil Nil Rs 35,39,000
35 Lacs+
ii Dues to departments dealing with government accommodation Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
Dues to departments dealing with supply of water Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
Dues to departments dealing with supply of electricity Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
Dues to departments dealing with telephones Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
Dues to departments dealing with supply of transport Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
Income Tax Dues Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
Wealth Tax Dues Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
Service Tax Dues Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
Property Tax Dues Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
Sales Tax Dues Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
Any Other Dues Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
iii Grand Total of all Govt Dues (as per affidavit) Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
iv Whether any other liabilities are in dispute, if so, mention the amount involved and the authority before which it is pending Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
Totals (Calculated as Sum of Values) Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
Note:(*) This information is based on affidavit filled by candidates in 2014 Lok Sabha Elections. Latest data will be displayed once available.

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