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Shri G.V. Harsha Kumar
[ Indian National Congress-Andhra Pradesh ]

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Father's Name : Shri Raj Kumar, G.P.D.
Mother's Name : Smt. Virginia Raj Kumar
Date of Birth : 1959-06-09
Place of Birth : Rajahmundry, Distt. East Godavari ( Andhra Pradesh )
Marital Status : Married
Spouse's Name : Smt. Kolli Sarala Kumari
Children : No.of Sons:2 No.of Daughters:0
Educational Qualifications : M.Sc. (Marine Geology) Educated at Andhra University, Waljair, Andhra Pradesh
Profession : Educationist
Permanent Address : 23-1-14/3, Lal Bahadur Shastri Road, East Godavari District,Rajahmundry - 533 105 ( Andhra Pradesh ),Tels. (0883) 2461941, 9440176777 (M) Fax. (0883) 2474899East Godavari District, Andhra Pradesh - 533 201Tels. (08856) 238359
Present Address : C-1/3, Humayun Road,New Delhi - 110 003.,Tels. (011) 24652527, 9868180188 (M) Fax. (011) 24602527
Email Address : harshakumargv@yahoo.com, harshakumar.gv@sansad.nic.in
Freedom Fighter : No
Positions Held :  
Elected to 14th Lok Sabha( 2004)Member, Committee on Absence of Members from the sittings of the HouseMember, Committee on Human Resource DevelopmentMember, Coconut BoardMember, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Petroleum and Natural GasMember, Committee on Human Resource Development( 5 August 2006)Member, Committee on Absence of Members from the Sittings of the House( 7 Aug. 2006-onwards)Member, Committee on Food, Consumer Affairs and Public Distribution( 5 Aug. 2007 onwards)Member, Committee on Human Resource DevelopmentRe-elected to 15th Lok Sabha (2nd term)( 2009)Member, Committee on Social Justice and Empowerment( 31 August 2009)
Books Published :  
Not Available
Social and Cultural Activities, Literary, Artistic and Scientific Accomplishments and other Special Interests : 
Committed social worker from early days Actively participated in rescue operations during the "Deviseema cyclone" - Tidal Wave effect in Krishna Distt. in 1977 and Godavari Floods in 1986 Founder Chairman for Peace Educational Foundation Society since 1990 Promoted free education to the needy poor by starting (i) Rajiv Gandhi Degree College in 1991 and (ii) Fashion Technology Institute in Andhra Pradesh (iii) Organised youth festival in Andhra University in 1993-94 (iv) In 2006 conducted Konaseema Festival in promotion of Tourism (v) In 2007 conducted Youth Festival on behalf of Andhra University (vi) Organized Mega Health Camp - 2008 and Bharath Nirman and provided Health kits and spectacles for the needy poor referred cases to Government Area Hospital, Amalapuram
Sports, Clubs, Favourite Pastimes and Recreation : 
Life member for constitution club
Countries Visited :  
Canada, Isreal, Russia, Singapore, Sweden, Turkey, U.A.E. and U.S.A.
Other Information :  
Secretary and Correspondent, (i) Rajiv Gandhi Post Graduate College (ii) Godavari Institute of Fashion Technology (iii) Former Member, Consumer Protection Council, Government of Andhra Pradesh , Hyderabad (iv) Member, Consumer Protection Council of India, New Delhi