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Dr. Sarojini MAHISHI

Dr. Sarojini MAHISHI, Indian Member of the Rajya Sabha. Honorary Doctor of Literature; Mysore State Sahitya Akademi Award.

Background

  • MAHISHI, Dr. Sarojini was born on March 3, 1927 in Dharwar. Daughter of Bindurao Mahishi.

  • Education

    • R.L. Law College, Belgaum. Bombay University; Karnataka University. Vikram University, Master of Arts, Bachelor of Laws, Ph.D.

    Career

    • 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.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Janata

    Personality

    Interests

    Recreations: reading, writing, embroidery, tailoring, badminton.

    Connections

    • [{"type":"father","name":"Bindurao Mahishi"}]
    • father: Bindurao Mahishi
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    Born March 3, 1927
    Nationality

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