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Fifteenth Lok Sabha Member

Jaya Prada Nahata

Jaya Prada Nahata

Party Name Samajwadi Party (SP)
Constituency Rampur
State Uttar Pradesh
Father's Name Shri Krishna
Mother's Name Smt. Neelavani
Date of Birth 03.04.1962
Place of Birth Rajahmundry, Andhra Pradesh
Profession Actress, Political worker
Marital Status Married
Date of Marriage 22 Jun 1986
Spouse's Name Shri Srikant Nahata
Educational Qualifications

Educated at Rajalakshmi Women's College, Rajahmundry, East Godavari District, Andhra Pradesh

Permanent Address

117 A, MLA Colony
Banjara Hills
Hyderabad - 3398 498
Andhra Pradesh

Present Address

12 A, Windsor Place
New Delhi - 110 011
Phone: 011-24122475

Position Held

October 1996 - September 2002
Member, Rajya Sabha

- Member, Committee on Industry
- Member, Committee on Petitions
- Member, Committee on External Affairs
- Member, Committe on the Welfare of Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes
- Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Information and Broadcasting

- Elected to 14th Lok Sabha
- Member, Committee on Information Technology
- Member, Committee on Empowerment of Women

16 August 2006 onwards
Member, Committee on Empowerment of Women

Social And Cultural Activities

  1. Participated in social service activities;

  2. toured throughout the State of Andhra Pradesh with Shri NTR and ANR for collecting cyclone relief fund for the Deviseema calamity, 1997;

  3. organised and participated in Star Nights and contributed the proceeds to the Mother Teresa Cancer Institute and Punjab Police Welfare Fund;

  4. organised many health camps including blood donation camps;

  5. established Jayaprada Charitable Trust which has organised eye camps, eye banks, blood donation camps, ortho camps and other social welfare activities

Favourite Pastime and Recreation

Music dance and painting

Sports and Clubs


  1. Nizam Club and

  2. Country Club

Countries Visited

Widely travelled

Other Information

Started film career with "Bhoomikosam", her first Telugu film;

acted in over 220 films in Telugu, Hindi, Kannada, Bengali, Tamil and Malayalam;

acted in two latest movies "Lava Kush" and "Vivekananda";

joined Telugu Desam Party at the invitation of Shri N.T.Rama Rao on 10 October 1994 and later joined Chandra Babu Naidu Group of the Party;

President, Telugu Mahila group of Telugu Desam Party;

Member, Shramadanam Programmes