Party affiliation: Congress Party
Convener, Bombay Pradesh Mahila Congress, since 1978. General Secretary, Lokmanya Seva Sangh Vile Parle, 1981-1983. Secretary, All India Mahila Congress, since 1984.
Member of the Rajya Sabha, since 1984. Party Observer for Assembly and Parly, elections in Punjab, 1985, in Haryana and Nagaland, 1987 and in Meghalaya, 1988. Convener, Bombay North West District of Mahila Congress.
Director, National Federation of Labour Cooperatives and Chairperson of its Women’s Wing. Special Invitee, Executive Committee of Congress Party in Parliament. Professional career: Director, Maharashtra Tourism Development Corporation, 1982-1985.