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Ashwani Kumar

Ashwani Kumar Biography

Elected fromPunjab
DOB Oct 26, 1952
Place of Birth Delhi
Political PartyIndian National Congress
Father's NameLate Shri Prabodh Chandra
Mother's NameLate Shrimati Adarsh Kumari
Marital StatusMarried On 30 November 1975
SpouseLate Smt. Madhu Kumar
ChildrenOne son and one daughter
EducationB.A. (Hons.), LL.B., M.Phil. Educated at St. Stephen?s College, Delhi, Faculty of Law, University of Delhi, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi Doctor of Laws (Honoris Causa) from Panjab University, 2004
Profession before joining politics Senior Advocate, Supreme Court of India
Positions held
  • Member of Parliament, Rajya Sabha (In office 2002-2004)
  • Minister of Law and Justice (In office 28 October 2012 - 10 May 2013)
  • Additional Solicitor General of India (In office 1991-1991)

Last Updated on June 09, 2020