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Smt. Sushma Swaraj, External Affairs Minister

Smt. Sushma Swaraj, External Affairs Minister
  • Name
  • Smt. Sushma Swaraj
  • Constituency from which elected
  • Vidisha, Madhya Pradesh
  • Father's Name
  • Shri Hardev Sharma
  • Mother's Name
  • Smt. Laxmi Devi
  • Date of Birth
  • 14 Feb 1952
  • Birth Place
  • Ambala Cantt.(Haryana)
  • Marital Status
  • Married
  • Spouse Name
  • Shri Swaraj Kaushal
  • No. of Children
  • One daughter
  • State Name
  • Uttar Pradesh
  • Party Name
  • Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)
  • Permanent Address
  • C-7, Civil Lines, Prof. Colony, Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh Tels. (0755) 2661006 , 09424488888
  • Email id
  • eam@mea.gov.in
  • Educational Qualifications
  • B.A., L.L.B. Educated at S.D. College, Ambala Cantt. (Haryana) and Law Deptt. Punjab University, Chandigarh
  • Profession
  • Advocate
    Positions Held
  • 1992-94
  • Chairperson, Joint Committee on Catering Member, Committee on Government Assurances, Rajya Sabha
  • 1994-96
  • Chairperson, Committee on Petitions, Rajya Sabha
  • 1996-98
  • Member, Committee on Defence Chairperson, Sub-Committee on Upgradation and Modernisation of Naval Fleet Member, Committee of Privileges
  • Aug 2004-2009
  • Chairperson, Committee on Home Affairs, Rajya Sabha Member, Business Advisory Committee, Rajya Sabha Member, General Purposes Committee, Rajya Sabha
  • Sep 2004-2009
  • Member, Ethics Committee, Rajya Sabha
  • Oct 2004-2009
  • Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Defence
  • May 2006-2009
  • Member, Parliamentary Forum on Population and Public Health
  • May 2008-2009
  • Member, House Committee, Rajya Sabha
  • 31 Aug 2009- 1 Jan 2010
  • Chairperson, Standing Committee on External Affairs
  • 23 Sep 2009-
  • Member, Rules Committee
  • 07 Oct. 2009 -
  • Member, Committee on Ethics
  • 21 Dec 2009 - 18 May 2014
  • Leader of Opposition, Lok Sabha