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Sm Krishna Biography



About S.M. Krishna

Full Name Shri S.M. Krishna
Elected fromKarnataka
DOB May 1, 1932
Place of Birth Somanahalli, Distt. Mandya (Karnataka)
Political PartyIndian National Congress
Father's NameLate Shri S.C. Mallaiah
Mother's NameLate Shrimati Thayamma
Delhi Address1, Thyagaraja Marg, New Delhi
Telephone No.23013526, 23013254,
Marital StatusMarried on 29 April 1964
SpouseShrimati Prema Krishna
ChildrenTwo daughters
EducationB.A., B.L., M.C.L. (U.S.A.) Educated at Maharajas College, Mysore, Government Law College, Bangalore, Southern Methodist University, Dallas-Texas (U.S.A.)
Profession before joining politics Attorney-At-Law
Positions Held1962-67 Member, Karnataka Legislative Assembly 1968-70 Member, Fourth Lok Sabha 1971-72 Member, Fifth Lok Sabha (resigned in June, 1972) 1972-77 Member, Karnataka Legislative Council Minister for Commerce and Industries, Parliamentary Affairs, Government of Karnataka 1980-84 Member, Seventh Lok Sabha 29 Jan.1983-7 Feb. 1984 Union Minister of State for Industries Feb. 1984-Dec. 1984 Union Minsiter of State for Finance 1989-94 Member, Karnataka Legislative Assembly Dec. 1989-92 Speaker, Karnataka Legislative Assembly 1992-9 Dec.1994 Deputy Chief Minister, Government of Karnataka April 1996 Elected to Rajya Sabha 1999 President, Karnataka Pradesh Congress Committtee 1999-2004 Chief Minister, Karnataka 2004-2008 Governor of Maharashtra June 2008 Elected to Rajya Sabha 22 May 2009-27 Oct. 2012 Minister of External Affairs Aug. 2013 onwards Member, National Institute of Mental Health and Neuro-Science, Bangalore
Term26/06/2008 to 25/06/2014
Member ofRajya Sabha
Shri S.M. Krishna

Last Updated on 23 August, 2017.


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