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Fifteenth Lok Sabha Member

Furkan Ansari

Furkan Ansari

Party Name Indian National Congress (INC)
Constituency Godda
State Jharkhand
Father's Name Shri Mowla Bux
Mother's Name Late Smt. Algun Nisa
Date of Birth 05.02.1948
Place of Birth Nanhidih, Distt. B. Deoghar, Jharkhand
Profession Agriculturist, Political & Social Worker
Marital Status Married
Date of Marriage 01 Jan 1969
Spouse's Name Smt. Mustari Khatoon
No. of Children 4
Educational Qualifications

B.A., Diploma in Mechanical Engineering
Educated at Bhagalpur University, Hazari Bagh, I.T.I. and Dumka Polytechnic, Dumka

Permanent Address

At. Madhupur, Post Office Madhupur,
Distt. B. Deoghar, Jharkhand
Phone: 06438-224425,224044
Mobile: 9831103837

Present Address

8-10, North Avenue,
New Delhi - 110 001
Phone: 011-23349491, 23093503
Mobile: 9868180491

Position Held

- Member, Bihar & Jharkhand Legislative Assembly (five terms)

- Minister of State, Rural Development, Government of Bihar

February 2000-November 2000
- Leader, Congress Legislature Party (C.L.P), Bihar
- Cabinet Minister, Road Construction, Government of Bihar

December 2000
- onwards Leader, Congress Legislature Party (C.L.P), Jharkhand

- Elected to 14th Lok Sabha
- Member, Committee on Labour
- Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Railways
- Permanent Special Invitee, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Coal

Social And Cultural Activities

Associated with Swami Vivekananda Welfare Society, Mihijam Jamtara, Jharkhand ,2000-04

Special Interests


Favourite Pastime and Recreation


Sports and Clubs

Badminton and volleyballl

Countries Visited

Australia, Bangladesh, Malaysia and New Zealand; attended Commonwealth Parliamentary Association (C.P.A.) Conference in Malaysia, 2004

Other Information


  1. Dumka Engineering Locomotive, 1966-68,
  2. M/s Dhanbad BCCL Aliad Gamia, Jharkhand, 1969-73