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Akhilesh Das Gupta Biography



About Akhilesh Das Gupta

Full Name Dr. Akhilesh Das Gupta
Elected fromUttar Pradesh
DOB March 31, 1961
Place of Birth Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh)
Political PartyBahujan Samaj Party
Father's NameLate Shri Babu Banarasi Das Gupta
Mother's NameLate Shrimati Vidyawati Devi
Delhi Address11, Lodhi Estate, New Delhi - 110003
Telephone No.24645049, 24646488,
Permanent Address55 Purana Quila, Babu Banarasi Das Nagar, Lucknow - 226001
Marital StatusMarried on 19 February 1992
SpouseShrimati Alka Das
ChildrenOne son and one daughter
EducationM.B.A. LL.B. D.P.A. (Diploma in Public Administration), Ph.D. in Human Resources Management in Public Sector Undertakings Educated at Colvin Taluqdars College
Profession before joining politics Businessman
Positions Held
  • May 1993 - Nov.1995 Mayor of Lucknow
  • Nov. 1996 Elected to Rajya Sabha (First Term)
  • 1997-98 Member, Consultative Committee for the Ministry of Finance Member, Committee on Communications
  • 1998-99 Member, Consultative Committee for the Ministry of Urban Affairs and Employment Member, Committee on Transport and Tourism
  • 1998 - Feb. 2004 Member, Committee on Human Resource Development
  • 1999-2000 and 2002-03 Member, Consultative Committee for the Ministry of Commerce and Industry
  • 1999-2002 Member, Sub-Committee on Medical Education of the Committee on Human Resource Development Member, Sub-Committee on Technical Education of the Committee on Human Resource Development
  • Nov. 2002 Re-elected to Rajya Sabha (second term)
  • Oct. 2004 -Jan. 2006 Member, Consultative Committee of the Ministry of Urban Development
  • Nov. 2008 Re- elected to Rajya Sabha (third term)
  • Aug. 2010 Member, Committee on Petroleum and Natural Gas
Book(s) PublishedHad been Publisher and Chief Editor, Jansatta Express Hindi daily brought out from Lucknow in collaboration with Indian Express and Quami Khabrein - an Urdu daily, brought out from Lucknow.
Term26/11/2008 to 25/11/2014
Member ofRajya Sabha
Dr. Akhilesh Das Gupta


Last Updated on 25 March, 2017.


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