Dr. E.M. Sudarsana Natchiappan
[ Indian National Congress-Tamil Nadu ]

Father's Name : Shri N.V. Madhavan
Mother's Name : Shrimati Thangam
Date of Birth : 1947-09-29
Place of Birth : Eriyur, Distt. Sivaganga (Tamil Nadu)
Marital Status : Married
Spouse's Name : Shrimati E.M.S. Devaki
Children : one daughtersTwo Sons
Educational Qualifications : M.A., B.L. Educated at Thiayagarajar College, Madurai, Madras Law College, Chennai and Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai
Profession : Senior Advocate, Supreme Court of India
Permanent Address : 11, Sathiyamoorthy Street, Sivaganga, Tamil Nadu. Telephone : {04575} 24466353, Mobile: 09443181909
Present Address : 601, Brahamaputra, Dr. B.D. Marg, New Delhi 110011 Telephone : 23793907, 23766540, Mobile: 9868181909
Email Address :
Freedom Fighter : No
Positions Held :  
1999-Feb. 2004 Member, Thirteenth Lok Sabha 1999-2000 Member, Committee on Science and Technology, Environment and Forests 2000-04 Member, Committee on Government Assurances Member, Consultative Committee for the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting 2002-Feb. 2004 Member, Parliamentary Standing Committee on Finance 2002 Whip, Congress Party, Lok Sabha Executive Member, Congress Parliamentary Party June 2004 Elected to Rajya Sabha Aug. 2004 onwards Chairman, Parliamentary Standing Committee on Personnel, Public Grievances, Law and Justice Member, General Purposes Committee, Rajya Sabha Oct. 2004 onwards Member, Consultative Committee for the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting Nov. 2004 onwards Member, Committee on Rules
Books Published :  
(i) Panchayat Act and (ii) A New Look for SC and ST; columnist on SC and ST welfare programmes in Dhinamalar, a Tamil daily; Editor, (i) Congress Centenary Souvenir, 1987 (ii) Panchayati Raj Handbook, 1995, (iii) Is Lok Sabha for us?, 2004, a book on Parliamentary speeches and (iv) WTO - Indian Legislature, Executive and Judiciary
Social and Cultural Activities, Literary, Artistic and Scientific Accomplishments and other Special Interests : 
Keen interest in activities pertaining to education, agriculture,human resource development, trade unions, human rights, World Trade Organisation and international relations
Sports, Clubs, Favourite Pastimes and Recreation : 
Chairman, Lions Club International; Life Member, Constitution Club, New Delhi; promoting sports and conducting self development courses for children
Countries Visited :  
Malaysia, Nepal, London (U.K.), Geneva (Switzerland), Paris (France), Singapore and Mauritius as member of the Indian Parliamentary delegation led by Speaker, Lok Sabha; attended International Seminars representing India at (i) International Confederation of Free Trade Union, 1976, (ii) International Labour Organisation, 1977, (iii) International Federation of Plantation, Agricultural and Allied Organisations, 1983, (iv) SAARC Economic Human Rights Seminar, Kathmandu, (v) SAARC Environmental Conference and (vi) International Criminal Court Seminar, Kaula Lumpur, 2005
Other Information :  
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