RESUME

 

 

Name

:

Prof. Kiran Walia, MLA

 

 

 

Name of the Party

:

Indian National Congress

 

 

 

Ward No. & Name of the Assembly Constituency

:

Ward No. 9 & Hauz Khas

 

 

 

Fatherís Name

:

Late Sh. S. N. Bhasin

 

 

 

Motherís Name

:

Late Smt. Leela Bhasin

 

 

 

Date of Birth

:

28th October, 1944

 

 

 

Marital Status

:

Married

 

 

 

Spouseís Name

:

Sh. Parkash Walia

 

 

 

No. of Sons & Daughters

:

One son and one daughter

 

 

 

Educational Qualifications

:

Master of Arts

 

 

 

 

 

Diploma in Research Methodology from Political Science and Indian Public Administration Institute.

 

 

 

Profession

:

Associate Professor, Delhi University.

 

 

 

Present Address

:

R-120, Greater Kailash-I, New Delhi-110 048

 

 

 

Telephone No.

:

Ph.        :   23379150 (Telefax-Office)

                 26418252 (Res.)

 

Mobile :  9810137800

 

 

 

Position held

:

  • Chairperson, Delhi Commission for Women, Govt. of NCT of Delhi from 2004 to till date.

 

 

 

 

 

  • Chairperson, District Development Committee (South)

     
   
  • Member, State Council for Right to Information, Govt. of NCT of Delhi.

 

 

 

 

 

  • Active in politics since early youth.

 

 

 

 

 

  • Convenor, All India Congress Committee (I), Teacherís Cell.

 

 

 

 

 

  • Vice President, Society for Secularism (Rajiv Gandhi Foundation Memorial Institute) has been active participant in women organizations and continuously raising women related issues.

 

 

 

 

 

  • She is actively associated with Congress Organizations work.

 

 

 

 

 

  • She was elected as Member of the Second Legislative Assembly of NCT of Delhi in the Bye-Elections held in February 1999.

 

 

 

 

 

  • She was once again elected as MLA in the elections held in 2003.

 

 

 

Literary, Artistic and Scientific Accomplishments, Social and Cultural Activities

:

  • Founder Member of Swabhima, womenís Group to address, womenís issues.

 

 

 

 

 

  • Vice President, S.A.F. Social Action. Activity as NGO involved in slums environment issue and medical health to poor.

 

 

 

 

 

  • Member-Executive of PHD Chamber of Commerce.

 

 

 

Languages known

:

English and Hindi.

 

 

 

Special Interest Favourite/Pastime and Recreation

:

Reading, Music and Meditation.

 

 

 

Sports & Clubs

:

Member, India Habitat Centre, New Delhi

 

 

 

Countries Visited

:

Thailand, Cambodia, USSR, Malaysia, Denmark, Finland.