Shri Janardan Dwivedi, MP
[ Indian National Congress -National Capital Territory of Delhi ]

Father's Name : Shri Yogendra Dutt Dwivedi
Mother's Name : Late Shrimati Rajrani
Date of Birth : 5 September 1945
Place of Birth : Lodhawara, Distt. Chitrakoot (Uttar Pradesh)
Marital Status : Married
Spouse's Name : Not Available
Children : Two sons and one daughter
Educational Qualifications : M.A., M. Litt. Educated at Allahabad University and Delhi University Conferred Honorary Degree of Doctor of Letters (D.Litt.) by the Tilak Maharashtra University, Pune
Profession : Teacher & Educationist/Professor,Agriculturist/Farmer,Teacher and Educationist, Agriculturist
Permanent Address : 109, Link Apartments, 18, I.P. Extn. Patparganj, Delhi. 110092 Tel. - 26486100
Present Address : AB-89, Shahjahan Road, New Delhi. Tel. - 23073848, 22726100, 23782260 23073434, Mobile: 9868181424
Email Address :
Freedom Fighter : No
Positions Held :  
Aug. 2004 Elected to Rajya Sabha Aug. 2004 onwards Member, General Council of the Netaji Subhas Institute of Technology, Delhi Sept. 2004-March 2006 Member, Parliamentary Standing Committeee on Defence Oct. 2004-2006 Member, Consultative Committee for the Ministry of Civil Aviation Jan. 2006 Re-elected to Rajya Sabha March 2006- July 2006 Member, Parliamentary Standing Committee on Transport, Tourism and Culture March 2006 onwards Chairman, Parliamentary Standing Committee on Human Resource Development Member, General Purposes Committee Member, Court of the Jawaharlal Nehru University July 2006 onwards Ex-Officio Vice-President, Parliamentary Forum on Youth Ex-Officio Vice-President, Parliamentary Forum on Children Member, Joint Hindi Advisory Committee of the Ministry of Urban Development, Government of India Member, Planning Board, NCT of Delhi Member, Regional Direct Taxes Advisory Committee, Delhi September 2008 onwards Member, Hindi Salahakar Samiti, Rajya Sabha
Books Published :  
Nirala Kavya Ka Abhivyanjana Shilp, 1971
Social and Cultural Activities, Literary, Artistic and Scientific Accomplishments and other Special Interests : 
Participated in a number of seminars and symposiums; has written many articles on social, political and literary subjects; Vice - Chairman, Hindi Academy, Delhi, 1999 - 2004; Life Member, Indian Parliamentary Group
Sports, Clubs, Favourite Pastimes and Recreation : 
Reading and writing
Countries Visited :  
North Korea and China
Other Information :  
Committed to Gandhian philosophy and socialist value system; was deeply involved in student, youth and socialist movements since 1960 - 61; has fought for rightful place to the Indian languages; organized the first-ever Sarva Bhasha Sammelan in Delhi and took several steps for the promotion of Hindi language and literature; Was Lecturer and Reader, Delhi University, August 1968- January 1993; Founder Convenor and Chairman, All India Congress Committee Vichar Vibhag, 1979-86; Joint Secretary and Secretary, Indian National Congress, 1986-2003 (17 years); Special Invitee, Congress Working Committee, 2003-04; Member, (i) Congress Working Committee and (ii) Central Election Committee since 2004; General Secretary, Indian National Congress since July 2004; Chairman, Media Department, All India Congress Committee (A.I.C.C.) July 2006 - September, 2007; Chairman, Training Department, All India Congress Committee since September 2007