Party affiliation: Janata
Member, Lok Sabha, 1962-1977. Member, Panel of Chairman, Lok Sabha, for three years. Parliamentary Secretary attached to the Prime Minister’s office, 1965-1966.
Deputy Minister attached to the Prime Minister’s office, 1967-1969. Deputy Minister for Tourism and Civil Aviation, 196971. Minister of State for Tourism and Civil Aviation, 1971-1974.
Minister of State for Law, Justice and Company Affairs, 1974-1976. Member of the Rajya Sabha, since 1983. Nominated to the Panel of Vice Chairman, Rajya Sabha, 1984-1985.
President, Dharwar District Women’s Association. Professional career: Assistant Professor of Law, Karnataka University, for six years. Professor, Law College, Dharwar.
Editor, Veeramata and Samaj Kalyan. Member, Karnataka University Senate.