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Fifteenth Lok Sabha Member


Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury

Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury

Party Name Indian National Congress (INC)
Constituency Berhampore
State West Bengal
Father's Name Late Shri Niranjan Chowdhury
Mother's Name Late Smt. Saraju Bala Chowdhury
Date of Birth 02.04.1956
Place of Birth Berhampore, Distt. Murshidabad, West Bengal
Profession Trader, Businessman
Marital Status Married
Date of Marriage 15 Sep 1987
Spouse's Name Smt. Arpita Chowdhury
No. of Children 1
Educational Qualifications

Under Matriculate
Educated at I.C. Institute, Berhampore, West Bengal

Permanent Address

26/1/A Sahid Surya Sen Road
P.O.- Berhampore
Distt. Murshidabad-742 101
West Bengal
Phone: 03482-55501
Fax: 03482-51375

Present Address

82, South Avenue
New Delhi - 110 011
Phone: 011-23794920
Mobile: 9868180498

Position Held

1996-99
- Member, West Bengal Legislative Assembly

1999
- Elected to 13th Lok Sabha

1999-2000
- Member, Committee on Information Technology
- Member, Railway Convention Committee
- Member, Committee to Review the Rate of Dividend Payable by the Railway Undertaking to the General Revenues

2000-2004
- Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of External Affairs

2004
- Re-elected to 14th Lok Sabha (2nd term)
- Member, Committee on Transport, Tourism and Culture
- Member, Committee on Estimates
- Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of External Affairs

Social And Cultural Activities

Renders service to the poor in the form of blood donation, flood relief and drought relief by setting up a club for the purpose; runs a public library

Favourite Pastime and Recreation

Travelling and reading

Sports and Clubs

Cricket and football

Countries Visited

Bhutan and Nepal