KUMARI  MAYAWATI

 

DATE AND PLACE OF BIRTH

January 15, 1956, Delhi.

 

EDUCATION

B.A., B.Ed., LL.B., education at Kalindi College, University of Delhi (Delhi) and University of Meerut  (Uttar Pradesh).

 

PROFESSION

Lawyer, Politics and Social Worker.

 

SPECIAL INTERESTS

Social service for the downtrodden and the Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes to organise weaker sections of the society. Reading, gardening, urban development, planning and labour welfare.

 

POSITIONS HELD

         Teacher, Delhi Administration, 1977-1984.

         Elected to Lok Sabha for first time in 1989.

         Re- elected to Lok Sabha for second time in 1998.

         Re- elected to Lok Sabha for third time in 1999 & was Leader of B.S.P. Parliamentary Party in Lok Sabha.

         Re- elected to Lok Sabha for fourth time in 2004 (Resigned on 26th June, 2004).

         Elected to Rajya Sabha for first time in April 1994 (Resigned on 25th October 1996).

         Re-elected to Rajya Sabha for second time in July 2004 & was Leader of B.S.P. Parliamentary Party in Rajya Sabha. (Resigned on 5th July, 2007).

         Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh for the first time from 03 June, 1995 to 18 October, 1995, 2nd time from 21 March, 1997 to 20 September, 1997, 3rd time from 03 May, 2002 to 29 August, 2003  and 4th time from 13 May, 2007 till date.

         Elected to Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly for first time in1996.

  • Elected to Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly for second time in 2002. (Resigned on 28th August, 2003).
  • Elected to Uttar Pradesh Legislative Council for first time on 29th June, 2007 & Second time on 7th July, 2010.
  • President of Bahujan Samaj Party till date.
  • Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh from 13th May, 2007 to 15th March 2012 .

 

FOREIGN VISIT

Canada (Toronto), Denmark, France, Japan, South Korea, Switzerland (Zurich), Taiwan, U.K. (London and Wolver Hampton), U.S.A. (Orlando, Washington and New York).

 

PUBLICATION

  • "Bahujan Samaj Aur Uski Rajniti", October, 2000 (in Hindi).
  • "Bahujan Samaj Aur Uski Rajniti", October, 2001 (in English).
  • "Mere Sangharshmai Jivan Evam B.S.P. Movement Ka Safarnama", January, 2006 (in Hindi) 4 vols.

         ďA Travelogue of My Struggle-Ridden Life And BSP Movement (in English), 4 vols.

 

PERMANENT ADDRESS

 

C- 57, Indrapuri, New Delhi- 110012.