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Vandana Chavan Biography



About Vandana Chavan

Full Name Smt. Vandana Chavan
Elected fromMaharashtra
DOB July 6, 1961
Place of Birth Pune (Maharashtra)
Political PartyNationalist Congress Party
Father's NameShri Vijayrao A. Mohite
Mother's NameShrimati Jayashree V. Mohite
Delhi AddressB-503, M.S. Flats, B.K.S. Marg, New Delhi 110001
Telephone No.23315410
Permanent AddressYashodhan, 212/51, Rambaug Colony,Navi-Peth,Pune 411030
Marital StatusMarried on 6/03/1984
SpouseShri Hemant V. Chavan
ChildrenTwo daughters
EducationB.Sc., LL.B. Educated at Hutchings High School, Pune, Fergusson College, Pune and I.L.S. Law College, Pune
Profession before joining politics Lawyer/Advocate
Positions Held1992-2007 Councillor, Pune Municipal Corporation 1997-1998 Mayor, Pune City March 2010-Dec. 2010 Member, Maharashtra Legislative Council April 2012 Elected to Rajya Sabha May 2012 onwards Member, Committee on Water Resources Aug. 2012 onwards Member, Parliamentary forum on Water Conservation and Management Member, Committee on Member of Parliament Local Area Development Scheme (MPLADS) April 2013 onwards Member, Parliamentary Forum on Artisans and Craftspeople
Book(s) Published(i) Law of Cruelty, Abetment of Suicide and Dowry Death, (Co-author), 1993 and (ii) Green India-Clean India, Swapna Udyachi-Sundar Jagachi (a reference book in Marathi on climate change), 2011
Term03/04/2012 to 02/04/2018
Member ofRajya Sabha
Smt. Vandana Chavan

Last Updated on 21 October, 2017.


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