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About H.K. Dua

Full Name Shri H.K. Dua
Elected fromNominated
DOB July 1, 1937
Place of Birth Sargodha, Punjab (India)
Political PartyNominated
Father's NameLate Shri Devi Dayal Dua
Mother's NameLate Shrimati Parbati Dua
Delhi AddressC-I/6, Humayun Road, New Delhi - 110003
Telephone No.24644800, 24644801
Marital StatusMarried on 2/10/2000
SpouseShrimati Adity Dua
ChildrenOne son
EducationB.A., Post Graduate Diploma in Journalism Educated at Panjab University Hony. D. Litt. degrees from Kurukshetra University and Panjab University
Profession before joining politics Senior Journalist and Political Commentator
Positions Held1996-97 and 1999-2001 Press Advisor to Prime Minister of India 2001- 2003 Ambassador of India to Denmark Feb. 2008- Nov. 2009 Member, National Security Advisory Board Nov. 2009 Nominated to Rajya Sabha Nov. 2009- Aug. 2010 Member, Committee on Personnel, Public Grievances, Law and Justice March 2010- Sept. 2010 Member, Committee on Ethics March 2010 - Aug. 2012 and Aug. 2013 onwards Member, Committee on External Affairs March 2010 onwards Member, Consultative Committee for the Ministry of Home Affairs Permanent Special Invitee, Consultative Committee for the Ministry of Defence Aug. 2010 onwards Member, Joint Committee on Salaries and Allowances of Members of Parliament Sept. 2010 onwards Member, House Committee Aug. 2012 - Aug. 2013 Member, Committee on Health and Family Welfare
Book(s) PublishedHas been commenting extensively on national and international affairs in newspaper columns and on T.V.
Term18/11/2009 to 17/11/2015
Member ofRajya Sabha
Shri H.K. Dua

Last Updated on 19 October, 2017.


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